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CISSP Cert Prep (2021): 7 Security Operations

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Use this course to help you prepare for the Security Operations domain of the 2021 CISSP exam.


  • Security operations
  • What you need to know
  • Study resources
1. Investigations and Forensics
  • Conducting investigations
  • Evidence types
  • Introduction to forensics
  • System and file forensics
  • Network forensics
  • Software forensics
  • Mobile device forensics
  • Embedded device forensics
  • Chain of custody
  • Reporting and documenting incidents
  • Electronic discovery (ediscovery)
2. Logging and Monitoring
  • Security information and event management
  • Continuous security monitoring
  • Endpoint monitoring
3. Resource Security
  • Physical asset management
  • Change and configuration management
4. Security Principles
  • Need to know and least privilege
  • Separation of duties and responsibilities
  • Privileged account management
5. Incident Management
  • Build an incident response program
  • Creating an incident response team
  • Incident communications plan
  • Incident identification
  • Escalation and notification
  • Mitigation
  • Containment techniques
  • Incident eradication and recovery
  • Validation
  • Post-incident activities
  • Incident response exercises
6. Personnel Safety
  • Personnel safety
  • Emergency management
7. Physical Security
  • Site and facility design
  • Data center environmental controls
  • Data center environmental protection
  • Physical access control
  • Visitor management
  • Physical security personnel
  • Continuing your studies

Taught by

Mike Chapple


4.8 rating at LinkedIn Learning based on 172 ratings

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