What is CND (Certified Network Defender)?

This vendor-neutral network security certifications program from EC-Council is aimed at IT security professionals. Cisco, Microsoft, Wireshark, SolarWinds, Juniper, Comptia’s Network+/Security+ or something else – no matter what technology environment you work with, CND certification can make a difference to your career.

It also helps you learn the skills to secure the cloud platforms, including Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure Cloud, and Google Cloud Platform. The certified network defender certification endorses your network security capability.

Why CND Training?

It’s a professional online IT training to help you prepare for Certified Network Defender Exam. The exam has 100 multiple-choice questions. You are required to complete the exam in 4 hours.

The training is based on the CND network security course designed by EC-Council to help organizations plan and implement the most comprehensive network defense system. You also learn to build skills to analyze and harden computing systems prevalent in the current IT infrastructure.

CND Exam: Skills Measured

Module 01: Network Attacks and Defense Strategies

Module 02: Administrative Network Security

Module 03: Technical Network Security

Module 04: Network Perimeter Security

Module 05: Endpoint Security-Windows Systems

Module 06: Endpoint Security-Linux Systems

Module 07: Endpoint Security- Mobile Devices

Module 08: Endpoint Security-IoT Devices

Module 09: Administrative Application Security

Module 10: Data Security

Module 11: Enterprise Virtual Network Security

Module 12: Enterprise Cloud Network Security

Module 13: Enterprise Wireless Network Security

Module 14: Network Traffic Monitoring and Analysis

Module 15: Network Logs Monitoring and Analysis

Module 16: Incident Response and Forensic Investigation

Module 17: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

Module 18: Risk Anticipation with Risk Management

Module 19: Threat Assessment with Attack Surface Analysis

Module 20: Threat Prediction with Cyber Threat Intelligence

Who Should Earn CND Certification?

Network Administrators

Network administrators are responsible for analyzing the network security vulnerabilities and hardening the IT-enabled business operations and processes accordingly. They protect the network endpoints from being compromised.

IT Administrators

IT administrators are responsible for governing the IT products and services, ensuring their optimum and ethical usage, and protecting the IT infrastructure against existing and emerging threats. Our CND training helps you develop the required skills.

Network Engineers

Network engineers gather the requirements, i.e., the scope of operations, and accordingly align the IT resources. Their goal is to build a network with maximum IT uptime, high performance, and enhanced security. Certified Network Defender training helps them apply globally-recognized network security practices and protocols to protect it well.

Data Analysts

Data analysts are responsible for analyzing the data generated across different processes or operations and convert them into useful insights. The Certified Network Defender course helps data analysts to effectively analyze the network vulnerabilities and support their network or IT administrators in securing the digital assets.

Network Technicians

Network technicians can benefit from the CND course and training that lists principles and practices required to build a secure future-ready network. It helps them move up on the career ladder.

Prerequisites for CND Certification

The CND program requires the candidate to have two years of work experience in the Information Security domain

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The Certified CISO (CCISO)

Full Description

  •  Course Outline

    Module 1: Computer Network and Defense Fundamentals Response & Handling

    Module 2: Network Security Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Attacks

    Module 3: Network Security Controls, Protocols, and Devices

    Module 4: Network Security Policy Design and Implementation

    Module 5: Physical Security Module 6: Host Security

    Module 7: Secure Firewall Configuration and Management

    Module 8: Secure IDS Configuration and Management

    Module 9: Secure VPN Configuration and Management

    Module 10: Wireless Network Defense

    Module 11: Network Traffic Monitoring and Analysis

    Module 12: Network Risk and Vulnerability Management

    Module 13: Data Backup and Recovery

    Module 14: Network Incident Response and Management

Fee & Schedule

Delivery Mode Course Duration Fees
Live Virtual Training 5 Days
Onsite Classroom Training 5 Days
Customized Training 5 Days

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