AWS Security Essentials

AWS Security Essentials covers fundamental AWS Cloud security concepts, including AWS access control, data encryption methods, and how network access to your AWS infrastructure can be secured. Based on the AWS Shared Security Model, this course teaches where in the AWS Cloud you are responsible for implementing security. You’ll also learn what security-oriented services are available to you, as well as why and how the security services can help meet the security needs of your organization.

This course enables you to dive deep, ask questions, work through solutions, and get feedback from AWS-accredited instructors with deep technical knowledge. This fundamental-level course is part of the AWS Training and Certification Security learning path.

Course objectives:

  • Identify security benefits and responsibilities when using the AWS Cloud
  • Describe the access control and management features of AWS
  • Understand the different data encryption methods to secure sensitive data
  • Describe how to secure network access to your AWS resources
  • And much more

Intended audience:

  • IT business-level professionals interested in cloud security practices
  • Security professionals with minimal working knowledge of AWS

Prerequisites:

  • Working knowledge of IT security practices and infrastructure concepts
  • Familiarity with cloud computing concepts

Course outline:

Module 1: Exploring the Security Pillar

  • AWS Well-Architected Framework: Security Pillar

Module 2: Security of the Cloud

  • Shared responsibility model
  • AWS Global Infrastructure
  • Compliance and governance

Module 3: Identity and Access Management

  • Identity and access management
  • Data access and protection essentials
  • Lab 1: Introduction to Security Policies

Module 4: Protecting Infrastructure and Data

  • Protecting your network infrastructure
  • Edge Security
  • DDoS Mitigation
  • Protecting compute resources
  • Lab 2: Securing VPC Resources with Security Groups

Module 5: Detection and Response

  • Monitoring and detective controls
  • Incident response essentials

Module 6: Course Wrap-Up

  • Course review

Instruktører:

Anders Bjørnestad

Anders Bjørnestad har utviklet løsninger på AWS plattformen siden 2010 og har jobbet med alt fra cloud-strategi til å designe og implementere tekniske løsninger på denne plattformen. Anders er en av initiativtakerne til AWS User Groups i Oslo, Bergen, Trondheim og Stavanger og han mottok nylig fra AWS hedersbeviset “AWS Community Hero”, som en av få i Europa.

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