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CERT Training:  Information Security for Technical Staff

Date:July 8, 2013  through July 12, 2013 
Talk Title:Information Security for Technical Staff
Time & Location:9:00am - 5:00pm
SEI Arlington, VA

Abstract

This five-day course is designed to provide participants with practical techniques for protecting the security of an organization's information assets and resources, beginning with concepts and proceeding on to technical implementations. 

The course focuses on understanding and applying the concept of survivability through the effective management of risk, threats, policy, system configuration, availability, and personnel. The course also addresses incident response and provides a technical foundation for working with TCP/IP security and cryptography. The final section of the course helps participants learn to design a secure network architecture managing host systems, securing network services and infrastructure, working with firewalls, and understanding intrusion detection and prevention.