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System Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP 2018): Security Controls

System Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP 2018): Security Controls


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Overview/Description

This course is an exploration and comparison of several categories of security controls ranging from deterrent controls to technical controls, in preparation for the Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) certification exam. In 14 videos, learners will examine security control safeguards to reduce risks and mitigate threats, including threat detection and threat avoidance. This course uses several examples of security controls, including user awareness and training, deterrent controls, detective controls to confirm vulnerabilities or active threats, and preventative controls to restrict threats, or limit their impact. Learn to install and configure the Microsoft NPS (Network Policy Services) to implement network access control. Next, examine how physical security controls to limit access to IT systems. You will learn why and how to disable SSL version 3, both on the client web browser side as well as on the web server side. You will then learn about administrative controls to guide actions that are taken by personnel within the organization. Learners observe how to use the Microsoft Active Directory to deploy security control settings.



Expected Duration (hours)
1.0

Lesson Objectives

System Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP 2018): Security Controls

  • Course Overview
  • list the benefits of implementing security controls, providing security training, and performing period audits
  • list the benefits of implementing deterrent controls
  • list the benefits of implementing preventative controls
  • list the benefits of implementing detective controls
  • list the benefits of implementing corrective controls
  • list the benefits of implementing compensating controls
  • list the benefits of implementing technical controls
  • enable Microsoft NPS to control network access
  • describe physical security controls, including facility security, badging, mantraps, locks, and video surveillance
  • secure clients and servers by disabling SSLv3
  • describe controls such as standards, policies, baselines and compliance, and operating procedures
  • enable security options through Microsoft Group Policy
  • use a variety of security controls to protect assets
  • Course Number:
    it_spsscpdj_08_enus

    Expertise Level
    Intermediate