CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP)
CLASS DATE(s):
8/17/2020 - 8/21/2020
10/19/2020 - 10/23/2020

COURSE LENGTH: 5 Days

COURSE COST: $2495.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 4:30pm

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COURSE OVERVIEW

Information security is a crucial field in the world of business. You have experience in this field, and now you're ready to take that experience to the next level. In this course, you will expand on your knowledge of information security to apply more advanced principles that will keep your organization safe from the many ways it can be threatened. You'll apply critical thinking and judgment across a broad spectrum of security disciplines to propose and implement sustainable security solutions that map to organizational strategies; translate business needs into security requirements; support IT governance and risk management; architect security for hosts, networks, and software; respond to security incidents; and more.

Course Objectives:

In this course, you will analyze and apply advanced security concepts, principles, and implementations that contribute to enterprise-level security.

AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES

This course is designed for IT professionals in the cybersecurity industry whose primary job responsibility is to secure complex enterprise environments. The target student should have real-world experience with the technical administration of these enterprise environments.

This course is also designed for students who are seeking the CompTIAŽ Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP) certification and who want to prepare for Exam CAS-003. Students seeking CASP certification should have at least 10 years of experience in IT management, with at least 5 years of hands-on technical security experience.

To be fit for this advanced course, you should have at least a foundational knowledge of information security. This includes, but is not limited to:

Knowledge of identity and access management (IAM) concepts and common implementations, such as authentication factors and directory services.
Knowledge of cryptographic concepts and common implementations, such as Secure Sockets Layer/Transport Layer Security (SSL/TLS) and public key infrastructure (PKI).
Knowledge of computer networking concepts and implementations, such as the TCP/IP model and configuration of routers and switches.
Knowledge of common security technologies used to safeguard the enterprise, such as anti-malware solutions, firewalls, and VPNs.

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*Course cost listed does not include the cost of courseware. Please contact us at learn@vtec.org or 207-775-0244 for additional pricing information, or if you have any questions.
Course to run is subject to minimum enrollment.
Course may run as a virtual instructor led training if minimum enrollment is not met.

Mapping Course Content to CompTIAŽ Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP) Exam CAS-003 Exam Cost $ 439

COURSE TOPICS:


You will learn:
Support IT governance in the enterprise with an emphasis on managing risk.
Leverage collaboration tools and technology to support enterprise security.
Use research and analysis to secure the enterprise.
Integrate advanced authentication and authorization techniques.
Implement cryptographic techniques.
Implement security controls for hosts.
Implement security controls for mobile devices.
Implement network security.
Implement security in the systems and software development lifecycle.
Integrate hosts, storage, networks, applications, virtual environments, and cloud technologies in a secure enterprise architecture.
Conduct security assessments.
Respond to and recover from security incidents.

Lesson 1: Supporting IT Governance and Risk Management
Identify the Importance of IT Governance and Risk Management
Assess Risk
Mitigate Risk
Integrate Documentation into Risk Management

Lesson 2: Leveraging Collaboration to Support Security
Facilitate Collaboration across Business Units
Secure Communications and Collaboration Solutions

Lesson 3: Using Research and Analysis to Secure the Enterprise
Determine Industry Trends and Their Effects on the Enterprise
Analyze Scenarios to Secure the Enterprise

Lesson 4: Integrating Advanced Authentication and Authorization Techniques
Implement Authentication and Authorization Technologies
Implement Advanced Identity and Access Management

Lesson 5: Implementing Cryptographic Techniques
Select Cryptographic Techniques
Implement Cryptography

Lesson 6: Implementing Security Controls for Hosts
Select Host Hardware and Software
Harden Hosts
Virtualize Servers and Desktops
Protect Boot Loaders

Lesson 7: Implementing Security Controls for Mobile Devices
Implement Mobile Device Management
Address Security and Privacy Concerns for Mobile Devices

Lesson 8: Implementing Network Security
Plan Deployment of Network Security Components and Devices
Plan Deployment of Network-Enabled Devices
Implement Advanced Network Design
Implement Network Security Controls

Lesson 9: Implementing Security in the Systems and Software Development Lifecycle
Implement Security throughout the Technology Lifecycle
Identify General Application Vulnerabilities
Identify Web Application Vulnerabilities
Implement Application Security Controls

Lesson 10: Integrating Assets in a Secure Enterprise Architecture
Integrate Standards and Best Practices in Enterprise Security
Select Technical Deployment Models
Integrate Cloud-Augmented Security Services
Secure the Design of the Enterprise Infrastructure
Integrate Data Security in the Enterprise Architecture
Integrate Enterprise Applications in a Secure Architecture

Lesson 11: Conducting Security Assessments
Select Security Assessment Methods
Perform Security Assessments with Appropriate Tools

Lesson 12: Responding to and Recovering from Incidents
Prepare for Incident Response and Forensic Investigations
Conduct Incident Response and Forensic Analysis