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CompTIA Cloud+ CV0-002: Security Configurations and Compliance Controls

CompTIA Cloud+ CV0-002: Security Configurations and Compliance Controls

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The most prevalent concern with cloud computing is the question of security. Let’s explore technologies used to secure cloud resources. In this course, you will see how to create a trustworthy cloud, use Public Key Infrastructure and tunneling protocols. See how to harden security for the cloud, based on cloud models. Examine cloud access control, authorization, authentication, and identification technologies. Study how to manage the account lifecycle in the cloud, and how to configure cloud policy settings. As a scenario exercise, you will identify which areas need enhanced security policies and their preferred solutions.

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CompTIA Cloud+ CV0-002: Security Configurations and Compliance Controls

  • recognize the qualities of a well defined cloud security policy
  • specify how to secure a cloud infrastructure using certificate-based technologies
  • compare different tunneling protocols that can be used to connect to a cloud environment securely
  • identify the different techniques used reduce the vulnerabilities of the resources in a cloud environment
  • describe the different security issues that are dependent upon the cloud service and deployment models
  • choose the appropriate authentication technology to identify users connecting to the cloud
  • compare different access control options available to cloud administrators
  • choose the correct level of access to use to secure cloud resources
  • configure authorization of cloud resources
  • identify the correct processing techniques for ensuring safety of cloud user accounts
  • configure account settings in a cloud environment for best security
  • choose the correct security settings to apply in the cloud to meet business needs
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