Cloud Computing Security Knowledge (CCSK)


Course Description

The Cloud Computing Security Knowledge class provides students thorough coverage of cloud security fundamentals and prepares them to take the Cloud Security Alliance CCSK certification exam. The course begins with a detailed description of cloud computing and expands into all major domains such as Governance and Risk Management, the Cloud Architectural Framework, and Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery. Upon course completion, students will be prepared for the CCSK Exam, and experts in the following topics: understanding cloud computing, security challenges, cloud computing security, controls recommendation, elasticity, resiliency and measured usage, and understand the cloud computing architectural framework.

Course Videos

This course contains the following modules and videos. Click the down arror to view video details..

Module 1: Architecture

  • Cloud Security Overview-Part1
  • Cloud Security Overview-Part2
  • Cloud Diagrams
  • Cloud Services

Module 2: Governance and Enterprise Risk

  • Risk Management
  • Corporate Governance
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Risk Management Balance Process Supply Chain Security
  • ERM Incidents Recommendations-Part1
  • ERM Incidents Recommendations-Part2
  • ERM Incidents Recommendations-Part3

Module 3: Legal Issues- Contracts and Electronic

  • Cloud Legal Issues-Part1
  • Cloud Legal Issues-Part2
  • Cloud Legal Issues-Part3

Module 4: Compliance and Audit Management

  • Audits
  • Compliance And Audit
  • Audit Recommendations
  • Audit Requirements

Module 5: Information Management and Data Security

  • Information And Security
  • Storage
  • Information Governance Classification
  • Data Security
  • Protecting Data Moving
  • Client Database Encryption
  • PaaS Encryption

Module 6: Interoperability and Portability

  • Interoperability And Portability
  • Interoperability Recommendations
  • Portability Recommendations
  • Recommendations SAAS

Module 7: Traditional Security, Business Continuity, and Disaster Recovery

  • Business Continuity And Disaster Recovery
  • Assessing CSP Security
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Recommendations

Module 8: Data Center Operations

  • Data Center Operations

Module 9: Incident Response

  • Incident Response
  • Testing
  • IaaS
  • C.E.R.- Containment, Eradication, And Recovery

Module 10: Application Security

  • Application Security
  • Security Testing
  • Audit Compliance
  • Security Assurance Recommendations

Module 11: Encryption and Key Management

  • Encryption And Key Management
  • Content Aware Encryption
  • Storage Of Keys

Module 12: Identity, Entitlement, and Access Management

  • Building Access Control
  • Intro To Identity
  • Entitlement Process
  • Trust With Identity
  • Recommendations For Identity Management

Module 13: Virtualization

  • Virtualization
  • Hypervisor And Virtual Machine
  • Inter-Virtual Machine Attacks
  • Virtual Machine Encryption
  • Virtual Machine Recommendations And Requirements

Module 14: Security as a Service

  • Security As A Service
  • Security Offerings
  • Intrusion Detection Prevention
  • Business Continuity And Disaster Recovery
  • European CCSK
  • Top Security Benefits
  • European Legal Based Issues

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