• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Windows 10 has included a number of new security features to make your system more secure. Explore some of these features, including AppLocker, Device Guard, Windows Advanced Firewall, Windows Defender, and more.

Learning Objectives

Configuring Windows 10 Devices: Threat Resistance Technologies

  • describe boot time threats
  • describe countermeasures
  • describe RootKit countermeasures in action
  • describe device guard
  • describe how device guard works
  • describe AppLocker
  • configure AppLocker policies
  • describe the features of WAF
  • configure firewall rules
  • configure connection security rules
  • describe monitor connection security rules
  • configure network isolation rules
  • describe Windows Defender
  • describe the new features in Windows Defender
  • describe additional Windows protections
  • use the exclude process in Windows Defender


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.