AWS Certified Security - Specialty

This course demonstrates how to efficiently use AWS security services to stay secure in the AWS Cloud. The course focuses on the security practices that AWS recommends for enhancing the security of your data and systems in the cloud. The course highlights the security features of AWS key services including compute, storage, networking, and database services. You will also learn how to leverage AWS services and tools for automation, continuous monitoring and logging, and responding to security incidents. The AWS Certified Security Specialty exam validates technical skills and experience in securing and hardening workloads and architectures on the AWS platform. Attendees with two or more years of hands-on experience designing and deploying cloud architecture on AWS should join this 2-hour, course to learn how to prepare and succeed in the exam.

Course syllabus:

  1. Entry points on AWS

  2. Security considerations for Web Application environments

  3. Securing network communications inside the Amazon VPC

  4. Application security with incident response

  5. Data security with incident response

  6. Security considerations for a hybrid environment

  7. AWS monitoring and log collecting

  8. Processing logs on AWS

  9. Protecting against threats outside of the Amazon VPC

  10. Account management on AWS

  11. Security considerations for a serverless environment

  12. Secrets management on AWS

  13. Automating security and incident response on AWS

  14. Threat detection and sensitive data monitoring