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CISSP® - Security Operations

by Lee Allen

This course covers the 7th domain of the CISSP. You'll learn about the day to day operational duties, best practices, and security concepts that security professionals will need to be familiar with prior to attempting the CISSP examination.

What you'll learn

This course, CISSP® - Security Operations, covers the wide breadth of topics within the Security Operations domain of the CISSP. This includes activities such as evidence collection and handling, investigative techniques and types, monitoring and logging activities such as intrusion detection and prevention, event management, and egress monitoring. In addition to this, there will also be a focus on securing the provisioning of resources, understanding foundational security operational concepts such the information lifecycle, and job rotation. The course also covers topics such as resource protection, incident management, operation of preventative measures such as firewalls, implementing a patch management program, understanding how to implement change management, and learning about recovery strategies. By the end this course, you should be familiar with a broad spectrum of topics that are covered within the Security Operations domain of the CISSP. This course will provide you with the background information that you will need when addressing questions related to Security Operations.

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About the author

Lee has worked in the security industry for over 20 years. His experience includes providing various security services to several organizations including an Internet Service Provider, a computer manufacturer, a global pharmaceutical company, a public university, and a large bank where he was responsible for the penetration testing team. Lee has published several books focused on teaching penetration testing skills and is an active Pluralsight author where he has published more than 10 video tra... more

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