Google Cloud Certified Professional Security Engineer

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Google Cloud Certified Professional Security Engineer

Author: Google Cloud

87% of Google Cloud certified users feel more confident in their cloud skills*. This program provides the skills you need to advance your career as a security engineer and

  1. Complete the Google Cloud Security Certification Path
  2. Review other recommended learning resources for the Google Cloud Professional Cloud Security Engineer exam.
  3. Review the Google Cloud Professional Security Engineer exam guide.
  4. Review the Professional Cloud Security Engineer sample questions.
  5. Register for the Google Cloud certification exam. (The exam can be taken remotely or at a test center)

  • Percentages indicate those who strongly or somewhat agree with the statement. Findings from a survey conducted with Google Cloud certified individuals in May 2019 by an independent third-party research organization.
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  • Learn the skills needed to be successful in a cloud security engineer role
  • Prepare for the Google Cloud Professional Cloud Security Engineer certification exam
  • Learn about Cloud Security including managing identify and access, defining organizational structure and policies, configuring network security, and collecting and analyzing logs.
  • Understand the purpose and intent of the Professional Cloud Security Engineer certification and its relationship to other Google Cloud certifications.

Pre-requisites

  • Prior understanding of security concepts and foundational information security concepts
  • Basic proficiency with command-line tools and Linux operating system environments
  • Systems Operations experience, deploying and managing applications, on-premises or in a public cloud environment
  • Reading comprehension of code in Python or Javascript 3+ years of industry experience including 1+ years designing and managing solutions using Google Cloud.

Preparing for the Google Cloud Professional Security Engineer Exam

This course prepares you to launch or advance your career as a cloud security engineer and supports you in your preparation for the Google Cloud Professional Cloud Security Engineer certification exam

Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals - Core Infrastructure

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Feb 1, 2020 / 3h 17m

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Description

This course provides an overview of Google Cloud Platform products and services. Through a combination of presentations, demos, and hands-on labs, participants learn the value of Google Cloud Platform and how to incorporate cloud-based solutions into business strategies.

Table of contents
  1. Introducing Google Cloud Platform
  2. Getting Started with Google Cloud Platform
  3. Virtual Machines in the Cloud
  4. Storage in the Cloud
  5. Containers in the Cloud
  6. Applications in the Cloud
  7. Developing, Deploying and Monitoring in the Cloud
  8. Big Data and Machine Learning in the Cloud
  9. Summary and Review

Networking in Google Cloud: Defining and Implementing Networks

by Google Cloud

May 5, 2021 / 3h 38m

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Learn about the broad variety of networking options on Google Cloud. This course uses lectures, demos, and hands-on labs to help you explore and deploy Google Cloud networking technologies, including Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) networks, subnets, and firewalls; interconnection among networks; load balancing; Cloud DNS; Cloud CDN; and Cloud NAT. You'll also learn about common network design patterns and automated deployment using Cloud Deployment Manager or Terraform.

Table of contents
  1. Welcome to Networking in Google Cloud: Defining and Implementing Networks
  2. Google Cloud VPC Networking Fundamentals
  3. Controlling Access to VPC Networks
  4. Sharing Networks across Projects
  5. Load Balancing
  6. Course Resources

Networking in Google Cloud: Hybrid Connectivity and Network Management

by Google Cloud

May 11, 2021 / 3h 9m

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Learn about the broad variety of networking options on Google Cloud. This course uses lectures, demos, and hands-on labs to help you explore and deploy Google Cloud networking technologies, including Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) networks, subnets, and firewalls; interconnection among networks; load balancing; Cloud DNS; Cloud CDN; and Cloud NAT. You'll also learn about common network design patterns and automated deployment using Cloud Deployment Manager or Terraform.

Table of contents
  1. Welcome to Networking in Google Cloud: Defining and Implementing Networks
  2. Hybrid Connectivity
  3. Networking Pricing and Billing
  4. Network Design and Deployment
  5. Network Monitoring and Troubleshooting
  6. Course Resources

Managing Security in Google Cloud

by Google Cloud

Oct 13, 2021 / 2h 7m

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This self-paced training course gives participants broad study of security controls and techniques on Google Cloud. Through recorded lectures, demonstrations, and hands-on labs, participants explore and deploy the components of a secure Google Cloud solution, including Cloud Identity, Resource Manager, Cloud IAM, Virtual Private Cloud firewalls, Cloud Load Balancing, Cloud Peering, Cloud Interconnect, and VPC Service Controls. This is the first course of the Security in Google Cloud series. After completing this course, enroll in the Security Best Practices in Google Cloud course.

Table of contents
  1. Welcome to Managing Security in Google Cloud
  2. Foundations of Google Cloud Security
  3. Cloud Identity
  4. Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  5. Configuring Virtual Private Cloud for Isolation and Security
  6. Course Resources

Security Best Practices in Google Cloud

by Google Cloud

Oct 19, 2021 / 1h 44m

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This self-paced training course gives participants broad study of security controls and techniques on Google Cloud. Through recorded lectures, demonstrations, and hands-on labs, participants explore and deploy the components of a secure Google Cloud solution, including Cloud Storage access control technologies, Security Keys, Customer-Supplied Encryption Keys, API access controls, scoping, shielded VMs, encryption, and signed URLs. It also covers securing Kubernetes environments. This is the second course of the Security in Google Cloud series. After completing this course, enroll in the Mitigating Security Vulnerabilities on Google Cloud course.

Table of contents
  1. Welcome to Security Best Practices in Google Cloud
  2. Securing Compute Engine: Techniques and Best Practices
  3. Securing Cloud Data: Techniques and Best Practices
  4. Application Security: Techniques and Best Practices
  5. Securing Kubernetes: Techniques and Best Practices
  6. Course Resources

Mitigating Security Vulnerabilities on Google Cloud

by Google Cloud

Jul 27, 2021 / 58m

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In this self-paced training course, participants learn mitigations for attacks at many points in a Google Cloud-based infrastructure, including Distributed Denial-of-Service attacks, phishing attacks, and threats involving content classification and use. They also learn about the Security Command Center, cloud logging and audit logging, and using Forseti to view overall compliance with your organization's security policies.

Table of contents
  1. Welcome to Mitigating Security Vulnerabilities on Google Cloud
  2. Protecting against Distributed Denial of Service Attacks (DDoS)
  3. Content-Related Vulnerabilities: Techniques and Best Practices
  4. Monitoring, Logging, Auditing and Scanning
  5. Course Resources

Security in Google Cloud: Hands-On Practice

by Google Cloud

Jan 21, 2021 / 4m

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Description

This course consists of a series of labs, designed to provide the learner hands-on experience performing a variety of tasks pertaining to their Google Cloud environment's security.

Table of contents
  1. IAM Custom Roles
  2. VPC Network Peering
  3. Setting up a Private Kubernetes Cluster
  4. How to Use a Network Policy on Google Kubernetes Engine
  5. Using Role-based Access Control in Kubernetes Engine
Learning Paths

Google Cloud Certified Professional Security Engineer

  • Number of Courses7 courses
  • Duration15 hours

87% of Google Cloud certified users feel more confident in their cloud skills*. This program provides the skills you need to advance your career as a security engineer and provides training to support your preparation for the industry-recognized Google Cloud Professional Cloud Security Engineer certification.
You'll also have the opportunity to configure access, configure network security, and ensure data protection among other things.
Your journey to Google Cloud certification:

  1. Complete the Google Cloud Security Certification Path
  2. Review other recommended learning resources for the Google Cloud Professional Cloud Security Engineer exam.
  3. Review the Google Cloud Professional Security Engineer exam guide.
  4. Review the Professional Cloud Security Engineer sample questions.
  5. Register for the Google Cloud certification exam. (The exam can be taken remotely or at a test center)

  • Percentages indicate those who strongly or somewhat agree with the statement. Findings from a survey conducted with Google Cloud certified individuals in May 2019 by an independent third-party research organization.

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