CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ (CSA+) & Logical Operations CyberSec First Responder (CFR)

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Cyber Security Responder/Analyst 2-for-1 Training & Certification Bundle

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) & Logical Operations CyberSec First Responder (CFR)

Overview

This 2-in-1 approach, 5-day course, covers the duties of those who are responsible for monitoring and detecting security incidents in information systems and networks, and for executing a proper response to such incidents. Depending on the size of the organization, this individual may act alone or may be a member of a cybersecurity incident response team (CSIRT) or a security operations center (SOC). The course introduces tools and tactics to manage cybersecurity risks, identify various types of common threats, evaluate the organization's security, collect and analyze cybersecurity intelligence, and handle incidents as they occur. Ultimately, the course promotes a comprehensive approach to security aimed toward those on the front lines of defense.

This course is designed to assist students in preparing for the CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ (CSA+ Exam: CS0-001) and the Logical Operations CyberSec First Responder (Exam CFR-210) certification examination. What you learn and practice in this course can be a significant part of your preparation.

Course Objectives

In this course, you will assess and respond to security threats and operate a systems and network security analysis platform.

You will:

  • Assess information security risk in computing and network environments.
  • Analyze the cybersecurity threat landscape.
  • Analyze reconnaissance threats to computing and network environments.
  • Analyze attacks on computing and network environments.
  • Analyze post-attack techniques on computing and network environments.
  • Implement a vulnerability management program.
  • Evaluate the organization's security through penetration testing.
  • Collect cybersecurity intelligence.
  • Analyze data collected from security and event logs.
  • Perform active analysis on assets and networks.
  • Respond to cybersecurity incidents.
  • Investigate cybersecurity incidents.
  • Address security issues with the organization's technology architecture.

Target student

This course is designed primarily for cybersecurity practitioners who perform job functions related to protecting information systems by ensuring their availability, integrity, authentication, confidentiality, and non-repudiation. This course focuses on the knowledge, ability, and skills necessary to provide for the defense of those information systems in a cybersecurity context, including protection, detection, analysis, investigation, and response processes. In addition, the course ensures that all members of an IT team—everyone from help desk staff to the Chief Information Officer—understand their role in these security processes.

Prerequisites:

To ensure your success in this course, you should meet the following requirements:

  • 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.
  • Foundational knowledge of the concepts 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.
  • Foundation-level 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.

Course content

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 Management

 

Lesson 2: Analyzing the Threat Landscape

 Topic A: Classify Threats and Threat Profiles

 Topic B: Perform Ongoing Threat Research

 

Lesson 3: Analyzing Reconnaissance Threats to Computing and Network Environments

 Topic A: Implement Threat Modeling

 Topic B: Assess the Impact of Reconnaissance Incidents

 Topic C: Assess the Impact of Social Engineering

 

Lesson 4: 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 Security

 

Lesson 5: 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 Techniques

 

Lesson 6: Managing Vulnerabilities in the Organization

 Topic A: Implement a Vulnerability Management Plan

 Topic B: Assess Common Vulnerabilities

 Topic C: Conduct Vulnerability Scans

 

Lesson 7: Implementing Penetration Testing to Evaluate Security

 Topic A: Conduct Penetration Tests on Network Assets

 Topic B: Follow Up on Penetration Testing

 

Lesson 8: 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 Sources

 

Lesson 9: Analyzing Log Data

 Topic A: Use Common Tools to Analyze Logs

 Topic B: Use SIEM Tools for Analysis

 Topic C: Parse Log Files with Regular Expressions

 

Lesson 10: 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 Compromise

 

Lesson 11: 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 CSIRT

 

Lesson 12: 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 Investigation

 

Lesson 13: Addressing Security Architecture Issues

 Topic A: Remediate Identity and Access Management Issues

 Topic B: Implement Security During the SDLC

 

Appendix A: Mapping Course Content to Logical Operations CyberSec First Responder (Exam CFR-210)

Appendix B: Mapping Course Content to CompTIA® Cybersecurity Analyst+ (Exam CS0-001)

Practical information

Deloitte is an official Authorized Training Partner for CompTIA and Logical Operations, offering official training sessions, which include:

• Official courseware

• Authorized instructors (with actual professional experience)

• Certification examination vouchers (CS0-001 & CFR-210)

Cyber Security Responder/Analyst 2-for-1 Training & Certification Bundle

Price* (VAT excluded): 2.350 EUR / delegate

Dates**: 

  • 24 - 28 September, 2018 - Bucharest
  • 19 - 23 November, 2018 - Bucharest

* Discounts apply for groups of more than 3 participants from the same company.

** The dates are subject to change if the minimum number of participants is not met.

For more information regarding our courses, please feel free to get in touch with us.

 

George Daniliuc – Knowledge Manager, Deloitte Academy

Mobil: +40 723 349 221

E-mail: gdaniliuc@deloittece.com

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