National CAE Designated Institution
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

Prerequisite: CMIS 320. A study of processes and techniques for securing databases. The objective is to design, build, and maintain databases to minimize risks and security attacks. Topics include privileges and roles, user accounts, encryption, authentication methods, and auditing.

Learning Objectives

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Compare and contrast database security architectures to secure and lockdown a database environment
  • Use available authentication and authorization controls to implement and manage a secure database
  • Design, develop, test, and document secure database applications to meet user requirements

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.