Welcome to Softafrique’s eLearning program aligned with the Security plus course outline designed by CompTIA. The course is to prepare candidates to combat emerging threats, help to identify attacks and vulnerabilities to mitigate them before they infiltrate victims network. Understand secure virtualization, secure application deployment, and automation concepts. The course duration is sixteen weeks (16) and classes are held on weekends (Saturdays and Sundays) between 2:00pm to 4:00pm EST. The following are the course domains that will be covered during the class session.
Attacks, Threats and Vulnerabilities:- Focusing on more threats, attacks, and vulnerabilities on the Internet from newer custom devices that must be mitigated, such as IoT and embedded devices, newer DDoS attacks, and social engineering attacks based on current events.
Architecture and Design:- Includes coverage of enterprise environments and reliance on the cloud, which is growing quickly as organizations transition to hybrid networks.
Implementation:- Expanded to focus on administering identity, access management, PKI, basic cryptography, wireless, and end-to-end security.
Operations and Incident Response:- Covering organizational security assessment and incident response procedures, such as basic threat detection, risk mitigation techniques, security controls, and basic digital forensics.
- Governance, Risk and Compliance:- Expanded to support organizational risk management and compliance to regulations, such as PCI-DSS, SOX, HIPAA, GDPR, FISMA, NIST, and CCPA.
we provide our students the opportunity to gain hands on training and experience. We have all the leading tools in the industry at our disposal and we train our students on how to use them.
Below are the lab sessions for the course.
- Symantec Endpoint Security
- Cisco Umbrella Proxy
- Sophos DLP
- Sophos Email Security
- Kibana SIEM
- Wireshark Packet Capturing
- Qualys Vulnerability & Patch Management
- NMAP Network Mapping
- FileZilla File Transfer
- Putty SSH