AWS Security Essentials

Duration: 1 day (8 Hours)

AWS Security Essentials Course Overview:

The AWS Security Essentials course provides a comprehensive overview of fundamental security concepts within Amazon Web Services (AWS). Participants will gain a solid understanding of AWS access control, data encryption methods, and best practices for securing network access to their AWS infrastructure.

The course is built around the AWS Shared Responsibility Model, which clarifies the responsibilities of customers in implementing security measures within the AWS Cloud. Participants will learn about their specific security-related responsibilities and the range of security-oriented services available to them within the AWS ecosystem.

Throughout the course, participants will delve into the reasons behind employing these security services and how they effectively address the security needs of organizations. By the end of the course, participants will have a clear understanding of AWS security fundamentals, empowering them to make informed decisions and implement effective security measures within their AWS environments.

Course level: Fundamental

Intended audience:

  • Security IT business-level professionals interested in cloud security practices
  • Security professionals with minimal to no working knowledge of AWS

Module 1: Exploring the Security Pillar
  • AWS Well-Architected Framework: Security Pillar
  • Shared responsibility model
  • AWS Global Infrastructure
  • Compliance and governance
  • Identity and access management
  • Data access and protection essentials
  • Lab 1: Introduction to Security Policies
  • Protecting your network infrastructure
  • Edge Security
  • DDoS Mitigation
  • Protecting compute resources
  • Lab 2: Securing VPC Resources with Security Groups
  • Monitoring and detective controls
  • Incident response essentials
  • Course review

AWS Security Essentials Course Prerequisites:

We recommend that attendees of this course have:

  • Working knowledge of IT security practices and infrastructure concepts and familiarity with cloud computing concepts.
Q: What is AWS Security Essentials training?

A: AWS Security Essentials training is a comprehensive program designed to provide individuals with a foundational understanding of security concepts and best practices in the context of Amazon Web Services (AWS). It covers various security topics specific to AWS, including identity and access management, data protection, network security, and monitoring.

A: This training is suitable for security professionals, system administrators, IT managers, and individuals responsible for securing AWS environments. It is beneficial for those who want to gain a solid understanding of AWS-specific security measures and effectively implement security controls in AWS deployments.

A: The training covers a range of essential security topics, including AWS shared responsibility model, AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM), AWS security groups and network access control lists, AWS encryption services, AWS monitoring and logging, AWS security best practices, and compliance in AWS.

A: Having a basic understanding of AWS services and general security concepts will be helpful in grasping the content effectively.

A: To prepare for the training, it is recommended to familiarize yourself with AWS services and security fundamentals. Reviewing AWS documentation, security white papers, and participating in practical exercises or projects related to AWS security can enhance your preparation.

A: To enroll in the AWS Security Essentials training program, click Enroll Now, we will provide you with information on available training options, schedules, and enrollment procedures.

A: Yes, we offers online training options for AWS Security Essentials to provide flexibility for learners.

A: While AWS Security Essentials training provides foundational knowledge and understanding of AWS security, it does not directly prepare you for specific AWS security certifications. However, it serves as an excellent starting point to build the necessary knowledge and skills for pursuing advanced security certifications.

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