Overview

This process determines how effectively an entity being assessed meets specific security objectives. It is not meant to take the place of implementing security controls themselves

Course Content

Course Description

What is Security Assessment and Testing? This process determines how effectively an entity being assessed meets specific security objectives. It is not meant to take the place of implementing security controls themselves, but rather, helps organizations confirm that systems in place are properly secured. Why do I need this certification? Continuous assessment is needed as new vulnerabilities are discovered and technologies change, meaning the need for professionals with this skill set will continue to grow. What will I learn? How to manage risks involved in developing, operating and sustaining systems and capabilities Testing techniques Verification vs. validation Log management Get your Security Assessment and Testing Certification Today: For companies who already have a security structure in place, the testing and assessment aspect is extremely important. This process determines how effectively an entity being assessed meets specific security objectives. It is not meant to take the place of implementing security controls themselves, but rather, helps organizations confirm that systems in place are properly secured. Continuous assessment is needed as new vulnerabilities are discovered and technologies change, meaning the need for professionals with this skill set will continue to grow. The Security Assessment and Testing Micro certification teaches how to manage risks involved in developing, operating and sustaining systems and capabilities. You will learn verification vs. validation, log management, and security solutions such as: IDS/IPS, web proxies, routers, and firewalls. Most importantly, this test covers testing techniques. Focused on a managerial level approach, the certification is intended for use by those with intermediate skills, and can be adapted to the Advanced Information Testing and Security Assessment Micro Certification later on.

Certificate Of Completion

Complete this course and earn a Security Assessment & Testing Certificate of Completion