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Security Topologies: Developing Secure Networks

Security Topologies: Developing Secure Networks


Overview/Description
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
Course Number
Expertise Level



Overview/Description

Explore secure network challenges and security measures used to configure common tools. Familiarize yourself with approaches to configuration with a security mindset and review common security threats and their mitigations.



Expected Duration (hours)
1.0

Lesson Objectives

Security Topologies: Developing Secure Networks

  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
  • describe the challenges of a secure-first network design
  • describe a network design approach from a security mindset
  • describe the challenges to DevOps and Agile mindsets in terms of security decisions
  • describe the network security concerns for hybrid cloud models
  • configure an NGINX HTTP service to prevent insecure file access
  • configure web application security settings in NGINX
  • describe the dangers of file upload remote execution
  • use SSH as a secure proxy for web browsing from an insecure location
  • configure an SSH client to use preset server connection settings
  • use the local /etc/hosts to block unwanted connections
  • describe the threat of user account discovery and how it is carried out
  • use password security tools to enforce a strong password policy
  • summarize the key concepts covered in this course
  • Course Number:
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    Expertise Level
    Intermediate