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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Data Security by Cisco Learning and Certifications

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If you are an associate-level cybersecurity analyst who is working in security operation centers, this course will help you explore data type categories in context to network security analytics. By the end of the course, you will be able to: • Explain the data that is available to the network security analysis •Describe the various types of data used in monitoring network security • Describe the deployment and use of SIEMs to collect, sort, process, prioritize, store, and report alarms • Describe the functions of SOAR platforms and features of Cisco SecureX •Describe the Security Onion Open Source security monitoring tool • Explain how packet capture data is stored in the PCAP format and the storage requirements for full packet capture. • Describe packet capture usage and benefits for investigating security incidents • Describe packet captures using tools such as Tcpdump • Describe session data content and provide an example of session data •Describe transaction data content and provide an example of transaction data z • Describe alert data content and provide an example of alert data •Describe other types of NSM data (extracted content, statistical data, and metadata) •Explain the need to correlate NSM data and provide an example •Describe the Information Security CIA triad • Understand PII as it relates to information security • Describe compliance regulations and their effects on an organization • Describe intellectual property and the importance of protecting it • Use various tool capabilities of the Security Onion Linux distribution To be successful in this course, you should have the following background: 1. Skills and knowledge equivalent to those learned in Implementing and Administering Cisco Solutions (CCNA) v1.0 course 2. Familiarity with Ethernet and TCP/IP networking 3. Working knowledge of the Windows and Linux operating systems 4. Familiarity with basics of networking security concepts....

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By Zulfiqar A

Feb 23, 2024

Title: Student Review: Cisco Data Security Course Course Title: Cisco Data Security Course Review: I recently completed the Cisco Data Security Course, and I must say it exceeded my expectations. As a student with a keen interest in cybersecurity, I found the course content to be comprehensive and highly relevant to current industry practices. One of the aspects I appreciated most about the course was its focus on practical, hands-on learning. The instructors provided clear explanations and guided us through various real-world scenarios, allowing us to apply theoretical concepts to practical situations. This approach not only enhanced my understanding of data security principles but also equipped me with valuable skills that I can directly apply in my professional career. The course covered a wide range of topics, including encryption techniques, network security protocols, access control mechanisms, and threat detection strategies. Each module was well-structured and built upon the previous one, providing a cohesive learning experience. Additionally, the course materials were up-to-date and supplemented with relevant case studies and examples, which further enriched my learning. Another highlight of the course was the opportunity to engage with fellow students and industry experts through online forums and discussion sessions. Collaborating with peers allowed me to gain insights from different perspectives and fostered a sense of community among participants. Overall, I highly recommend the Cisco Data Security Course to anyone looking to deepen their knowledge of data security and enhance their cybersecurity skills. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced professional, this course offers valuable insights and practical experience that will undoubtedly benefit your career in the field of cybersecurity. Rating: 5/5

By Hector J

Oct 9, 2023

Although it's a lot of information to go through, notes helped.


Nov 30, 2023

i have learn a lot thing in here thanks coursera

By Farhodjon S

Mar 29, 2024