• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) is a type of cyberattack that uses sophisticated and targeted techniques to gain unauthorized access to a network. To defend against APTs, organizations need to implement a comprehensive security strategy and continuously monitor and analyze network activity. Tonex’s Fundamentals of Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) Training provides participants with a comprehensive understanding of APTs and the tools and techniques used to detect and respond to these types of attacks. It is suitable for security professionals, network administrators, and anyone interested in learning about APTs and how to defend against them.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the concept of Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs)
  • Identify characteristics and patterns of APT activities
  • Explore historical APT campaigns and case studies
  • Examine common attack vectors used in APTs
  • Learn techniques for APT detection and attribution
  • Develop skills in analyzing APT-related incidents
  • Explore the role of threat intelligence in combating APTs
  • Understand the lifecycle of APT attacks
  • Explore defensive strategies and countermeasures against APTs
  • Participate in practical exercises and simulations

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • All-Source Analysis
  • Cyber Defense Analysis
  • Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Cyber Operational Planning
  • Cyber Operations