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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

Implement Authentication Mechanisms

4 hours to complete
12 videos (Total 77 min), 11 readings, 1 quiz
12 videos
Authentication Mechanisms: Identity4m
Authentication Mechanisms: Methods7m
Authentication Mechanisms: Registration of New Users7m
Authentication Mechanisms: Clearance6m
Authentication Mechanisms: Proof of Identity6m
Authentication Mechanisms: Password Reset6m
Authentication Mechanisms: Mass Lockouts6m
Authentication Mechanisms: Biometrics9m
Authentication Mechanisms: Biometric Implementation Issues7m
Authentication Mechanisms: Biometric Accuracy6m
Authentication Mechanisms: Biometric Standards Development4m
11 readings
Authentication Mechanisms: Identity10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Methods10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Registration of New Users10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Clearance10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Proof of Identity10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Password Reset10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Mass Lockouts10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Biometrics10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Biometric Implementation Issues10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Biometric Accuracy10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Biometric Standards Development10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 130m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Implement Authentication Mechanisms

3 hours to complete
11 videos (Total 66 min), 11 readings, 1 quiz
11 videos
Authentication Mechanisms: Types of Tokens6m
Authentication Mechanisms: Multifactor Authentication7m
Authentication Mechanisms: Multifactor Authentication5m
Authentication Mechanisms: Access to systems vs. data, Network5m
Authentication Mechanisms: Access Control Lists/Matrix7m
Authentication Mechanisms: Single Sign-On Risks4m
Authentication Mechanisms: Kerberos6m
Authentication Mechanisms: Kerberos Applications and Process5m
Authentication Mechanisms: Kerberos Considerations and Tools4m
Authentication Mechanisms: Types of Authentication5m
11 readings
Authentication Mechanisms: Uses of Token Information10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Types of Tokens10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Multifactor Authentication10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Multifactor Authentication10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Access to systems vs. data, Network10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Access Control Lists/ Matrix10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Single Sign-On Risks10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Kerberos10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Kerberos Applications and Process10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Kerberos Considerations and Tools10m
Authentication Mechanisms: Types of Authentication10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 220m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Operate Internetwork Trust Architectures

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 26 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Internetwork Trust Architecture: Trust Path7m
Internetwork Trust Architectures: Two-Way Trust2m
Internetwork Trust Architecture: Transitive Trust8m
4 readings
Internetwork Trust Architecture: Comparing Architectures10m
Internetwork Trust Architecture: Trust Path10m
Internetwork Trust Architecture: Two-Way Trust10m
Internetwork Trust Architecture: Transitive Trust10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 320m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Administer Identity Management Life Cycle

1 hour to complete
3 videos (Total 15 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
3 videos
Identity Management Life Cycle: Provisioning5m
Identity Management Life Cycle: Entitlement Defined4m
3 readings
Identity Management Life Cycle: Identity Management10m
Identity Management Life Cycle: Provisioning10m
Identity Management Life Cycle: Entitlement Defined10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 420m

About the (ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)

Pursue better IT security job opportunities and prove knowledge with confidence. The SSCP Professional Training Certificate shows employers you have the IT security foundation to defend against cyber attacks – and puts you on a clear path to earning SSCP certification. Learn on your own schedule with 120-day access to content aligned with the latest (ISC)2 SSCP exam domains. We’re offering the complete online self-paced program for only $1,000 – a $200 savings when you get all domains bundled together. 3 Steps to Career Advancement 1. Register for the course 2. Gain access for 120 days 3. Register and sit for the SSCP certification exam Upon completing the SSCP Professional Certificate, you will: 1. Complete six courses of preparing you to sit for the Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) certification exam as outlined below. Course 1 - Access Controls Course 2 - Security Operations and Administration Course 3 - Risk Identification, Monitoring, and Analysis/Incident Response and Recovery Course 4 - Cryptography Course 5 - Network and Communication Security Course 6 - Systems and Application Security 2. Receive a certificate of program completion. 3. Understand how to implement, monitor and administer an organization’s IT infrastructure in accordance with security policies and procedures that ensure data confidentiality, integrity and availability....
(ISC)² Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)

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