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What you will learn

  • Foundational security concepts, including basic concepts such as "least privilege" and the "Shared Responsibility Model."

  • Detective controls, including Amazon CloudTrail, AWS Security Hub, Amazon GuardDuty, and AWS Config.

  • Encryption of data at rest, in motion, and best practices for how to store data within and between various AWS services.

  • The AWS Well-Architected Framework and protecting compute resources such as Amazon EC2 and AWS Lambda.

Skills you will gain

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Week 1

2 hours to complete
10 videos (Total 39 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
10 videos
Meet the Instructors1m
Introduction to Week 157s
Shared Responsibility Model1m
Compliance2m
Create an Account7m
Multiple Accounts10m
Identity and Access Services (Part 1)2m
Identity and Access Services (Part 2)5m
Directory Services4m
4 readings
Shared Responsibility10m
Compliance10m
Create Account10m
Multiple Accounts10m
2 practice exercises
Week 1 Quiz 1
Week 1 Quiz 2
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Week 2

1 hour to complete
9 videos (Total 27 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
9 videos
Network Isolation-Fort & Bee Hive2m
Network Isolation VPC2m
VPC Endpoints and Private Link2m
Detective Controls1m
Auditing6m
Monitoring CloudWatch and CloudWatch Logs2m
Monitoring Guard Duty and Security Hub4m
Demo of AWS Config4m
3 readings
Network Isolation10m
Auditing10m
Monitoring10m
2 practice exercises
Week 2 Quiz 1
Week 2 Quiz 2
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Week 3

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 34 min), 5 readings, 2 quizzes
8 videos
Data Types8m
Encryption in Transit4m
Encryption at Rest4m
Database Encryption5m
Amazon S33m
EBS Encryption3m
Demo of Cross Account Access to S33m
5 readings
Data Types10m
Encryption in Transit and at Rest10m
Database Encryption10m
Amazon S3 Default Encryption for S3 Buckets10m
EBS Encryption10m
2 practice exercises
Week 3 Quiz 1
Week 3 Quiz 2
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Week 4

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 24 min), 4 readings, 2 quizzes
7 videos
Protecting Compute Resources5m
Protecting the Endpoints5m
Managing Secrets3m
Demo of Secrets Manager4m
Well-Architected Tool3m
Class Wrap-up48s
4 readings
Protecting Compute Resources10m
Securing Endpoints10m
Secrets Manager10m
AWS Well-Architected10m
2 practice exercises
Week 4 Quiz
End of Course Assessment20m

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