The Understanding Cisco Cybersecurity Fundamentals (SECFND) v1.0 course provides you with an understanding of network infrastructure devices, operations and vulnerabilities of the TCP/IP protocol suite, basic information security concepts, common network application operations and attacks, the Windows and Linux operating systems, and the types of data that are used to investigate security incidents.
After completing this course, you will have basic knowledge that is required to perform the job role of an entry-level cybersecurity analyst in a threat-centric security operations center.
The primary audience for this course is as follows:
Security Operations Center – Security Analyst
Computer/Network Defense Analysts
Computer Network Defense Infrastructure Support Personnel
Future Incident Responders and Security Operations Center (SOC) personnel
Students beginning a career, entering the cybersecurity field
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The basic technical competency (must possess one or more of the following):
Cisco certification (Cisco CCENT certification or higher)
Relevant industry certification [(ISC)2, CompTIA Security+, EC-Council, GIAC, ISACA]
Cisco Networking Academy letter of completion (CCNA 1 and CCNA 2)
Windows expertise: Microsoft (Microsoft Specialist, MCSA, MCSE), CompTIA (A+, Network+, Server+)
Linux expertise: CompTIA (Linux+), Linux Professional Institute (LPI) certification, Linux Foundation (LFCS, LFCE), Red Hat (RHCSA, RHCE, RHCA), Oracle Linux (OCA, OCP)
It is strongly recommended, but not required, students have the following knowledge and skills:
Skills and knowledge equivalent to those learned in ICND1 - Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices, Part 1.
*Course Cost listed includes the cost of courseware and labs. Course is subject to a minimum enrollment to run the class. Course may run as a virtual instructor led class (live on line) if the minimum enrollment is not met. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 207-775-0244.