Cybersecurity Essentials

THE BEST TRACK TO TRAINING CYBERSECURITY

CYBERSECURITY ESSENTIALS

The Palo Alto Networks Academy Cybersecurity Essentials course evaluates cybersecurity principles and demonstrates how to secure a network computing environment through the application of security controls. Students will learn the nature and scope of today’s cybersecurity challenges, strategies for network defense, as well as detailed information about next-generation cybersecurity solutions. Students will also deploy a variety of security methodologies as well as technologies and concepts used for implementing a secure network environment.
ESSENTIALS training objectives
Formulate an industry-standard design to protect infrastructure against cybersecurity threats
Apply advanced filtering methodologies such as user, application, and content ID to protect against all known and unknown attack vectors
Describe the basics of cryptography including synchronous/asynchronous encryption, PKI and certificates
Demonstrate ability to assess and harden endpoints based on Next Generation Firewall security policies
Describe uses of advanced malware research and analysis to provide enhanced protection for enterprise networks
Examine mobile and cloud-based connection technologies

COURSE CONTENT AND OUTLINE

1. Security Operating Platform

The Palo Alto Networks Security Operating Platform prevents successful cyberattacks through automation. Accurate analytics allow you to streamline routine tasks and focus on business priorities.

2. Network Security
3. Endpoint Protection
4. Cloud Security
5. Application Framework and Logging Service

* This course is included as a part of IT SPECIALIST CYBERSECURITY DIPLOMA