Technical and Security Controls [CISMP D5]

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Once you have completed this Learning Path, you will be able to:

  • Classify types of malware and their impact on computer systems.
  • Recognise methods through which networks can be accessed and security risks controlled.
  • Discern network building blocks.
  • Identify security issues related to services that use networking, including Mobile, PSTN, SCADA, etc.
  • Understand virtualisation.
  • Appreciate the Cloud model and cloud service models.
  • Provide for security and privacy considerations.
  • Anticipate commercial risks.
  • Follow IT infrastructure security requirements.
  • Use technical security controls.
  • Implement system, application, and software patching.
  • Carry out data back-up.
  • Coordinate auditing.
  • Ensure protective monitoring.
  • Employ Network intrusion devices.
  • Integrate penetration testing.

When you’re ready, click on the first step below to get started.


Your certificate for this learning path

Training Content

Exam - 10m
Technical and Security Controls: Baseline knowledge test [CISMP D5]
Technical and Security Controls: Baseline knowledge test [CISMP D5]
Course - Beginner - 36m
Information Life Cycle [CISMP]
In this course on malicious software, you will learn about the various types of malicious code in detail, contrast the different types before looking at look at the countermeasures used to combat them. You’ll also encounter non-technical controls and see the OWASP top 10 security threats.
Course - Beginner - 31m
Networks and communications [CIMSP]
In this course you’ll take a deep dive into networks and communications controls, looking at Firewalls, DMZ and VPN among others.
Course - Beginner - 30m
Security issues [CISMP]
In this next course you will be taking a closer look at network security issues. These include old technologies like PSTN as well as more recent ones like VoIP, as well as staples like email and mobile.
Course - Beginner - 37m
Virtualisation and cloud computing [CISMP]
In this Course on virtualisation and cloud computing, you will learn about the advantages of the cloud, how it works and cloud model types.
Course - Beginner - 17m
IT infrastructure security
In this course on IT infrastructure security, we’ll be looking at the SD3 framework and some modern development approaches that seek to incorporate security into the development right from the beginning. You’ll also look at detection and testing in some detail.
Exam - 30m
Technical and Security Controls: Test yourself [CISMP D5]
Technical and Security Controls: Test yourself [CISMP D5]
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