Security Pro Objectives

Security Pro Exam Domains and Objectives

Identity Management and Authentication

    Manage Identity
    • Manage Windows Local and Domain Users and Groups
    • Manage Linux Users and Groups
    • Manage Active Directory OUs
    Harden Authentication
    • Configure Account Policies
    • Manage account password
    • Secure Default and local accounts
    • Configure and Link Group Policy Objects (GPO)

Physical and Network Security

    Harden Physical Access
    • Implement Physical Security
    • Install and Configure a Security Appliance
    • Install and Configure a Firewall
    • Create and Configure a Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
    • Configure Network Address Translation (NAT)
    Harden Network Devices
    • Configure and Access a Switch
    • Configure and Access a Wireless Network
    • Configure and Access a Virtual Private Network (VPN)
    • Harden a Wireless Network
    • Configure Router Security
    • Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Security.
    • Create and Connect to a Virtual Local Area Network (VLAN)

Host and Application Defenses

    Harden Computer Systems
    • Configure File system Inheritance
    • Configure Anti-virus Protection
    • Configure NTFS Permissions
    • Configure Windows Update
    Implement Application Defenses
    • Implement Application Whitelisting
    • Implement Data Execution Prevention (DEP)
    • Configure Web Application Security
    • Configure Email Filters and Settings
    • Configure Browser Settings
    Implement Virtualization
    • Create Virtual Machines
    • Create Virtual Switches

Data Security

    Protect and Maintain Data files
    • Perform data backups and recovery
    • Implement redundancy
    Implement Encryption Technologies
    • Encrypt Data Communications
    • Encrypt Files
    • Manage Certificates

Audits and Security Assessments

    Implement Logging and Auditing
    • Configure Advanced Audit Policy
    • Enable Device Logs
    Assessment Techniques
    • Implement Intrusion Detection
    • Identify Social Engineering
    • Scan for Vulnerabilities
    • Analyze Network Attacks
    • Analyze Password Attacks
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