The Understanding Cisco Cybersecurity Fundamentals (SECFND) v1.0 course will provide you with an understanding of network infrastructure devices, operations, and vulnerabilities of the TCP/IP protocol suite, basic information security concepts, common network application operations and attacks, the Windows and Linux operating systems, and the types of data that are used to investigate security incidents. After completing this course, you will have basic knowledge that is required to perform the job role of an entry-level cybersecurity analyst in a threat-centric security operations center.
Before taking this course, It is highly recommended that students have Cisco certification (Cisco CCENT certification or higher) and relevant industry certification [(ISC)2, CompTIA Security+, EC-Council, GIAC, ISACA]. Students should also have a Cisco Networking Academy letter of completion (CCNA 1 and CCNA 2). Windows expertise: Microsoft (Microsoft Specialist, MCSA, MCSE), CompTIA (A+, Network+, Server+) and Linux expertise: CompTIA (Linux+), Linux Professional Institute (LPI) certification, Linux Foundation (LFCS, LFCE), Red Hat (RHCSA, RHCE, RHCA), Oracle Linux (OCA, OCP) is also required.
5 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is designed for security operations center - security analysts, computer/network defense analysts, computer network defense infrastructure support personnel, future incident responders and security operations center (SOC) personnel, students beginning a career, entering the cybersecurity field, and Cisco channel partners
- TCP/IP and Cryptography Concepts
- Network Applications and Endpoint Security
- Security Monitoring and Analysis