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Windows Endpoint Security: Logs

by Michael Teske

This course will teach you Windows event log basics needed by all roles in cybersecurity.

What you'll learn

Roles in cybersecurity require a great deal of implied knowledge. In this course, Windows Endpoint Security: Logs, you will gain a security focused, baseline understanding of Windows networking fundamentals. First, you will explore Windows Event logs in Event Viewer. Next, you will learn how to use the command-line to view event logs. Finally, you will learn how to leverage PowerShell to manage and search Event logs. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Windows logging fundamentals, including commonly used commands added to your tool box which will enable you to continue advancing into more technical roles within security operations.

About the author

Michael Teske is a principal security author with Pluralsight helping people build their skills toolkit. Michael has 25+ years of experience in the IT Ops/Cloud/Cybersecurity industry including 17 of those years as an IT instructor at a technical college, focusing on Microsoft server infrastructure, security and automation. Michael attained his MBA with an emphasis in Computer Information System Security several years ago. Michael still keeps up with the industry as an independent consultant in ... more

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