• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Discover how to secure the CSP account from the outset using best practices and techniques. Other infrastructure security concepts such as IAM, NACLS, firewalls, and WAFs are also covered.

Learning Objectives

Cloud Security Fundamentals: Cloud Infrastructure Security

  • Course Overview
  • design and plan security controls
  • secure the root account
  • configure IAM groups and users
  • describe IAM policies and permissions
  • define IAM roles
  • secure management access
  • define network access control lists
  • configure stateful firewalls in the cloud
  • describe web application firewalls
  • describe best practices for hardening VMs
  • describe cloud infrastructure security

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.