Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR): The Big Picture

by Prashant Pandey

This course will take you through the next big thing in Security Operations – SOAR. It will guide you in your journey to evaluate and implement a SOAR platform.

What you'll learn

Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) is a collection of software solutions and tools that allow organizations to streamline security operations.

In this course, Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR): The Big Picture, you will learn why and how can SOAR platforms help an average organization. First, you will see what SOAR is all about and the need of having a SOAR platform. Then, you will understand how SOAR platforms can help us in augmenting our SOC team by relieving them of mundane activities. Lastly, you will explore the blueprint of SOAR implementation. When you are finished with this course, you will be able to evaluate your existing SIEM implementation and decide how SOAR will be beneficial for your organization.

Course FAQ

What will you learn in this cyber security course?

In this course, you will learn why and how a SOAR platform can help an average organization. Specifically, you will learn what SOAR is in depth, how a SOAR platform can help us and why you need one, and finally, how to implement and evaluate a SOAR platform.

Who is this course for?

This course is intended for IT professionals looking to keep their organization secure. This course also welcomes anyone who interested in learning more about security orchestration, automation and response platforms.

Are there prerequisites for this cyber security course?

Prerequisites for this course is familiarity with fundamental security operations, antivirus management and incident response, and network security.

What is the benefit of security orchestration automation and response platforms?

Benefits to a SOAR platform are: faster response times, optimized threat intelligence, reduced manual operations, streamlined operations, reduced cyberattack impact, and lowered costs.

What is SecOps?

SecOps, or security operations, is commonly a highly skilled team that focuses on monitoring and assessing risik while protecting corporate assets. Often operating from a security operations center.

About the author

With comprehensive experience in Cyber Security, Ethical Hacking, VAPT and Security Consultancy, I aim to bring my experience and knowledge to all professionals in this field. I am a certified ISO 27001:2013 Lead Auditor. I have tested over 100 web and mobile applications. I have experience with compliances like ISO 27001, GDPR and PCI DSS. My areas of interest include Web and Mobile App Pentesting, Dark Web Intelligence, Cryptography, Enterprise Security, Network Security, ISO Standards and GDP... more

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