Implementing Cisco Cybersecurity Operations (SECOPS) v1.0

COURSE OUTLINE:

Description

Cisco E-Learning SECOPS v1.0 is an all-inclusive e-learning solution designed to prepare CCNA Cyber Ops candidates for the topics covered by the 210-255 SECOPS exam.�

Learn how a Security Operations Center (SOC) functions and gain the introductory-level skills and knowledge required for success. Students obtain the core skills needed to grasp the associate-level material in the 210-255 exam �Implementing Cisco Cybersecurity Operations (SECOPS),� which, when combined with passing the 210-250 SECFND exam, lead to the CCNA Cyber Ops certification.�

This course focuses on the introductory-level skills needed for a SOC Analyst at the associate level, such as understanding basic threat analysis, event correlation, identifying malicious activity, and how to use a playbook for incident response.

Audience

  • Security Operations Center Security Analyst
  • Computer Network Defense Analyst
  • Computer Network Defense Infrastructure Support personnel
  • Future Incident Responders and Security Operations Center (SOC) personnel
  • Students beginning a career and entering the cybersecurity field
  • IT personnel looking to learn more about the area of cybersecurity operations
  • Cisco Channel Partners

Prerequisites

It is strongly recommended, but not required, that students have the following knowledge and skills:

  • Skills and knowledge equivalent to those learned in Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1)
  • Working knowledge of the Windows operating system
  • Working knowledge of Cisco IOS networking and concepts

Learning Objectives

  • Define a SOC and the various job roles in a SOC
  • Understand SOC infrastructure tools and systems
  • Learn basic incident analysis for a threat centric SOC
  • Explore resources available to assist with an investigation
  • Explain basic event correlation and normalization
  • Describe common attack vectors
  • Learn how to identifying malicious activity
  • Understand the concept of a playbook
  • Describe and explain an incident respond handbook
  • Define types of SOC Metrics
  • Understand SOC Workflow Management system and automation