Cybersecurity Compliance Framework & System Administration


This comprehensive course equips learners with the fundamental understanding of cybersecurity compliance frameworks, industry standards, system administration, and cryptography. It covers key topics such as NIST, GDPR, HIPAA, SANS, PCI, endpoint protection, patch management, encryption, and more. The course is designed to prepare individuals for various cybersecurity roles and emphasizes the importance of maintaining the security of organizational systems.

  • Gain insight into crucial cybersecurity compliance and industry standards
  • Understand server and user administration in relation to security
  • Learn essential concepts of endpoint protection and patch management
  • Acquire in-depth knowledge of cryptography, encryption, and digital certificates

Whether you are seeking to enter the cybersecurity field or enhance your existing skills, this course offers valuable insights and practical knowledge necessary for addressing cybersecurity challenges within organizations.

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Cybersecurity Compliance Framework & System Administration
Course Modules

This course comprises comprehensive modules covering cybersecurity compliance and industry standards, client system administration, server and user administration, and cryptography, providing essential knowledge for aspiring cybersecurity professionals.

Compliance Frameworks and Industry Standards

Module 1: Compliance Frameworks and Industry Standards

This module provides a thorough understanding of key cybersecurity compliance and industry standards, including NIST, GDPR, HIPAA, SANS, and PCI. Learners will gain insights into compliance basics, SOC reports, and various industry standards, enabling them to comprehend the regulatory landscape and its implications for cybersecurity.

Client System Administration, Endpoint Protection and Patching

Module 2: Client System Administration, Endpoint Protection and Patching

Exploring client system administration, endpoint protection, and patch management, this module delves into topics such as unified endpoint management, Windows patching, and best practices for protecting endpoints. Learners will gain practical knowledge to mitigate social engineering threats and secure client systems effectively.

Server and User Administration

Module 3: Server and User Administration

This module focuses on server and user administration, covering topics such as role-based access control, active directory accounts, and Linux basics. Learners will gain essential skills in managing user accounts, securing privileged access, and navigating Windows and Linux environments effectively.

Cryptography and Compliance Pitfalls

Module 4: Cryptography and Compliance Pitfalls

Providing an in-depth exploration of cryptography, this module covers encryption, hashing, digital signatures, and the impact of quantum computing. Learners will understand common cryptographic pitfalls and safeguarding encryption keys, with practical hands-on labs enhancing their understanding of encryption techniques.

Linux and Encryption: Final Project

Module 5: Linux and Encryption: Final Project

Concluding the course with a final project, this module allows learners to apply their knowledge of Linux and encryption. Through a peer-graded assignment, participants will showcase their understanding and practical skills in implementing encryption techniques within a Linux environment, demonstrating their proficiency in the course concepts.

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