CompTIA CySA+ - Cybersecurity Analyst
8/3/2020 - 8/7/202010/5/2020 - 10/9/2020COURSE LENGTH:
9:00am - 4:30pm
CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) is an IT workforce certification that applies behavioral analytics to networks and devices to prevent, detect and combat cybersecurity threats. CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) is the only intermediate high-stakes cybersecurity analyst certification with performance-based questions covering security analytics, intrusion detection and response.
AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES
CompTIA® Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+®) (Exam CS0-001) certification examination.
Jobs that use CompTIA CySA+
IT Security Analyst, Vulnerability Analyst, Threat Intelligence Analyst, Cybersecurity Analyst,
Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst, Cybersecurity Specialist, Security Engineer
This course can help students who are looking to fulfill DoD directive 8570.01 for information assurance (IA) training. This program is designed for personnel performing IA functions, establishing IA policies, and implementing security measures and procedures for the Department of Defense and affiliated information systems and networks. At least two years (recommended) of experience in computer network security technology or a related field.
The ability to recognize information security vulnerabilities and threats in the context of risk management.
Foundation-level operational skills with some of the common operating systems for computing environments and operational framework of common assurance safeguards in computing environments. Safeguards include, but are not limited to, basic authentication and authorization, resource permissions, and anti-malware mechanisms.
Understanding of some of the common concepts for network environments, such as routing and switching.
Foundational knowledge of major TCP/IP networking protocols, including, but not limited to, TCP, IP, UDP, DNS, HTTP, ARP, ICMP, and DHCP. and of the concepts and operational framework of common assurance safeguards in network environments. Safeguards include, but are not limited to, firewalls, intrusion prevention systems, and VPNs.
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Course to run is subject to a minimum enrollment. Course may run as a virtual instructor led training if the minimum enrollment is not met.
Lesson 1: Assessing Information Security Risk Topic A: Identify the Importance of Risk Management Topic B: Assess Risk Topic C: Mitigate Risk Topic D: Integrate Documentation into Risk ManagementLesson 2: Analyzing Reconnaissance Threats to Computing and Network Environments Topic A: Assess the Impact of Reconnaissance Incidents Topic B: Assess the Impact of Social EngineeringLesson 3: Analyzing Attacks on Computing and Network Environments Topic A: Assess the Impact of System Hacking Attacks Topic B: Assess the Impact of Web-Based Attacks Topic C: Assess the Impact of Malware Topic D: Assess the Impact of Hijacking and Impersonation Attacks Topic E: Assess the Impact of DoS Incidents Topic F: Assess the Impact of Threats to Mobile Security Topic G: Assess the Impact of Threats to Cloud SecurityLesson 4: Analyzing Post-Attack Techniques Topic A: Assess Command and Control Techniques Topic B: Assess Persistence Techniques Topic C: Assess Lateral Movement and Pivoting Techniques Topic D: Assess Data Exfiltration Techniques Topic E: Assess Anti-Forensics TechniquesLesson 5: Managing Vulnerabilities in the Organization Topic A: Implement a Vulnerability Management Plan Topic B: Assess Common Vulnerabilitie Topic C: Conduct Vulnerability Scans Topic D: Conduct Penetration Tests on Network AssetsLesson 6: Collecting Cybersecurity Intelligence Topic A: Deploy a Security Intelligence Collection and Analysis Platform Topic B: Collect Data from Network-Based Intelligence Sources Topic C: Collect Data from Host-Based Intelligence SourcesLesson 7: Analyzing Log Data Topic A: Use Common Tools to Analyze Logs Topic B: Use SIEM Tools for AnalysisLesson 8: Performing Active Asset and Network Analysis Topic A: Analyze Incidents with Windows-Based Tools Topic B: Analyze Incidents with Linux-Based Tools Topic C: Analyze Malware Topic D: Analyze Indicators of CompromiseLesson 9: Responding to Cybersecurity Incidents Topic A: Deploy an Incident Handling and Response Architecture Topic B: Mitigate Incidents Topic C: Prepare for Forensic Investigation as a CSIRTLesson 10: Investigating Cybersecurity Incidents Topic A: Apply a Forensic Investigation Plan Topic B: Securely Collect and Analyze Electronic Evidence Topic C: Follow Up on the Results of an InvestigationLesson 11: Addressing Security Architecture Issues Topic A: Remediate Identity and Access Management Issues Topic B: Implement Security During the SDLC