Welcome to this course: CISSP Certification - Security Assessment and Testing. Security operations pertains to everything that takes place to keep networks, computer systems, applications, and environments up and running in a secure and protected manner. This course covers tools, methods, and techniques used for identifying and mitigating risks due to architectural and developmental issues in information assets and associated infrastructure, by systematic security assessment and testing. It consists of ensuring that people, applications, and servers have the proper access privileges to only the resources to which they are entitled and that oversight is implemented via monitoring, auditing, and reporting controls. Operations take place after the network is developed and implemented.
In this course, you'll learn:
- Assessment and testing strategies
- Testing security controls
- Collecting security process data
- Analyzing and reporting results
- Conducting and facilitating audits
This course will help you to enter the exam room with confidence, knowing that you have done all you can to prepare for the big day. So let's get started.