• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This operations and maintenance course introduces NIST NICE roles Network Operations Specialist, Systems Security Analyst, and System Administrator to best practices for server hardening. Its objectives align with the OWASP Top 10 and Application Security Verification Standard (ASVS), and the NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF).

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, learners should have the knowledge and skills to:

  • Apply best practices for hardening Java application servers
  • Reduce the attack surface
  • Maintain currency of server software and dependencies
  • Protecting network connections

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.