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CompTIA Cloud+: Security

by Sean Wilkins

This course will prepare you for the Security domain of the CompTIA Cloud+ exam. This includes a review of the different concepts, systems, laws and regulations that all must be considered when securing a cloud solution.

What you'll learn

Understanding how to secure your architecture and data in the cloud is critical. In this course, CompTIA Cloud+: Security, you’ll have an overview of all the concepts and skills needed to adequately secure your cloud solution. First, you’ll explore identity and access management. Next, you’ll discover networking best practices as it relates to security. Next, you’ll learn about operating system and application security. Then, you’ll learn data security concepts including encryption, integrity, and classification as well the laws and regulations that affect data security implementation. Finally, you’ll learn security requirements and incident response. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of cloud security needed to secure your cloud solutions and pass Domain 2 of the CompTIA Cloud+ exam.

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About the author

Sean Wilkins is an accomplished networking consultant and writer for Tech Building Blocks ( who has been in the IT field for over 20 years working with several large enterprises. Sean holds certifications with Cisco (CCNP/CCDP), Microsoft (MCSE) and CompTIA (A+ and Network+). His educational accomplishments include: a Master’s of Science in Information Technology with a focus in Network Architecture and Design, and a Master’s of Science in Organizational Management.

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