Architecting for Security on AWS

This course will help you learn to apply security at all layers of AWS, including encrypting and protecting data at-rest and in-transit, as well as how to prepare for and respond to security events.
Course info
Rating
(25)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Sep 6, 2018
Duration
4h 8m
Table of contents
Course Overview
Protecting AWS Credentials
Capturing and Analyzing Logs
Protecting Network and Host-level Boundaries
Protecting Data at Rest
Protecting Data in Transit
Configuring Data Backup, Replication, and Recovery
Description
Course info
Rating
(25)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Sep 6, 2018
Duration
4h 8m
Description

AWS security architects need to understand how to build security into every AWS deployment at every level. In this course, Architecting for Security on AWS, you’ll learn how to secure your data and your AWS services and resources at multiple levels using a defense-in-depth approach. First, you'll learn how to protect your AWS credentials using identity and access management. Next, you'll see how to capture and analyze logs using CloudTrail, CloudWatch, and Athena. Finally, you'll learn how to implement network and instance security, encrypt data at rest and in-transit, and set up data backup, replication, and recovery. After finishing this course, you'll be ready to granularly control access to your AWS resources.

About the author
About the author

Ben Piper is an IT consultant and author of the "AWS Certified Solutions Architect Study Guide: Associate SAA-C01 Exam", "AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Study Guide: CLF-C01 Exam", and "Learn Cisco Network Administration in a Month of Lunches". You can contact Ben by visiting his website, benpiper.com.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
(Music playing) Hi everyone, my name Ben Piper, and welcome to my course, Architecting for Security on AWS. I'm an AWS certified Solutions Architect and author. Security is about protecting your valuable data and the systems that store and retrieve that data. As an AWS architect, you need to understand how to build security into every AWS deployment at every level. In this course, you're going to learn how to secure your data and your AWS services and resources at multiple levels using a defense in-depth approach. Some of the major topics that we will cover include identity and access management, capturing and analyzing security logs, network and instance security, data encryption, and backup, replication, and recovery. By the end of this course, you'll know how to secure your data stored in AWS, as well as your AWS services and resources. Before beginning the course, you should have six months of experience with AWS in a technical capacity. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn AWS security with the Architecting for Security on AWS course, only on Pluralsight.