Certified Network Defender (CND) Course Outline
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This course has not yet been approved by the New Hampshire Department of Education. Please contact us for an update on when the class will be available in New Hampshire.
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Certified Network Defender (CND) is a vendor-neutral, hands-on, instructor-led comprehensive network security certification training program. It is a skills-based, lab intensive program based on a job-task analysis and cybersecurity education framework presented by the National Initiative of Cybersecurity Education (NICE). CND has also received Department of Defense (DoD) Directive 8570 approval for several categories of baseline certifications.
The program prepares network administrators on network security technologies and operations to attain Defense-in-Depth network security preparedness. It covers the protect, detect and respond approach to network security. The course contains hands-on labs, based on major network security tools and techniques which will provide network administrators real-world expertise on current network security technologies and operations. The study-kit provides you with over 10 GB of network security best practices, assessments and protection tools. The kit also contains templates for various network policies and a large number of white papers for additional learning.
Network security Administrators
Network Security Engineer
Network Defense Technicians
Anyone who involves in network operations
Module 1: Computer Network and Defense Fundamentals Response & Handling
Module 2: Network Security Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Attacks
Module 3: Network Security Controls, Protocols, and Devices
Module 4: Network Security Policy Design and Implementation
Module 5: Physical Security
Module 6: Host Security
Module 7: Secure Firewall Configuration and Management
Module 8: Secure IDS Configuration and Management
Module 9: Secure VPN Configuration and Management
Module 10: Wireless Network Defense
Module 11: Network Traffic Monitoring and Analysis
Module 12: Network Risk and Vulnerability Management
Module 13: Data Backup and Recovery
Module 14: Network Incident Response and Management
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