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CCNA Cyber Ops SECOPS 210-255 Official Cert Guide

ISBN : 9781616919856

Prepare for the Cisco CCNA Cyber Ops SECOPS 210-255 certification exam with the CCNA Cyber Ops SECOPS 210-255 Official Cert Guide course and lab. The lab is cloud-based, device-enabled, and can be easily integrated with an LMS. Interactive chapters comprehensively cover CompTIA A+ certification exam objectives and provide knowledge in areas such as endpoint threat analysis and computer forensics, network intrusion analysis, incident response, data and event analysis, incident handling, and so on.

The Cisco CCNA Cyber Ops SECOPS certification provides candidates the opportunity to start a career inside a Security Operations Center (SOC), working with cybersecurity Analysts at the associate level. The Cisco SECOPS 210-255 exam validates a candidate's abilities to effectively handle the tasks, commitments, and duties of associate-level Security Analyst.

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What are the prerequisites for this exam? No prerequisites
What is the exam registration fee? USD 350
Where do I take the exam? Pearson VUE
What is the format of the exam? Single choice, multiple choice, drag and drop, fill in the blanks, router simulation, testlet questions, and simlet.
How many questions are asked in the exam? The exam contains 60-70 questions.
What is the duration of the exam? 90 minutes
What is the exam's retake policy?
  • Once passed, a candidate must wait a minimum of 180 days before taking the same exam with an identical exam number.
  • Candidates who fail any CCIE or CCDE written exam must wait for a period of 15 calendar days, beginning the day after the failed attempt, before retaking the same exam.
  • Candidates who violate these policies are in violation of the agreement. Such conduct is strictly prohibited as described in the Cisco Certification and Confidentiality Agreement.
  • Candidates who fail an Associate, Professional, or Specialist exam must wait a period of five (5) calendar days, beginning the day after the failed attempt, before they may retest for the same exam.
Where can I find more information about this exam? To know more about the 210-255-complete, click here.
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What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?
  • Security Analyst
  • SysOps Engineer
  • Cybersecurity Engineer
  • Cyber Intel Ops Engineer
  • Software Solutions Expert
  • About the 210-255 CCNA Cyber Ops SECOPS Exam
  • About the CCNA Cyber Ops SECOPS #210-255 Official Cert Guide
  • What Is the CIA Triad: Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability?
  • Threat Modeling
  • Defining and Analyzing the Attack Vector
  • Understanding the Attack Complexity
  • Privileges and User Interaction
  • The Attack Scope
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Introduction to Cybersecurity Forensics
  • The Role of Attribution in a Cybersecurity Investigation
  • The Use of Digital Evidence
  • Fundamentals of Microsoft Windows Forensics
  • Fundamentals of Linux Forensics
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Common Artifact Elements and Sources of Security Events
  • Understanding Regular Expressions
  • Protocols, Protocol Headers, and Intrusion Analysis
  • Using Packet Captures for Intrusion Analysis
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Introduction to NetFlow
  • NetFlow Versions
  • NetFlow for Cybersecurity and Incident Response
  • NetFlow Analysis Tools
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Introduction to Incident Response
  • The Incident Response Plan
  • The Incident Response Process
  • Information Sharing and Coordination
  • Incident Response Team Structure
  • The Vocabulary for Event Recording and Incident Sharing (VERIS)
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Computer Security Incident Response Teams (CSIRTs)
  • Product Security Incident Response Teams (PSIRTs)
  • National CSIRTs and Computer Emergency Response Teams (CERTs)
  • Coordination Centers
  • Incident Response Providers and Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs)
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
  • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
  • Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX)
  • Summary
  • References
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Network Profiling
  • Host Profiling
  • Summary
  • References
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Normalizing Data
  • Using the 5-Tuple Correlation to Respond to Security Incidents
  • Retrospective Analysis and Identifying Malicious Files
  • Mapping Threat Intelligence with DNS and Other Artifacts
  • Deterministic Versus Probabilistic Analysis
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Diamond Model of Intrusion
  • Cyber Kill Chain Model
  • Summary
  • References
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Lesson 1: Threat Analysis
  • Lesson 2: Forensics
  • Lesson 3: Intrusion Analysis
  • Lesson 4: NetFlow for Cyber Security
  • Lesson 5: Introduction to Incident Response
  • Lesson 6: Incident Response Team
  • Lesson 7: Compliance Frameworks
  • Lesson 8: Networking and Host Profiling
  • Lesson 9: Data and Event Analysis
  • Lesson 10: Intrusion Event Categories
  • Lesson 11: The Incident handling Process

Hands on Activities (Labs)

  • Downloading and running scanning tools
  • Performing initial scan
  • Understanding attack complexity
  • Understanding cybersecurity investigations
  • Understanding disk imaging
  • Understanding Windows file system
  • Understanding file system structure
  • Understanding Linux Boot Process
  • Understanding fundamentals of intrusion analysis
  • Understanding security threat intelligence
  • Understanding evasion techniques
  • Understanding header protocol
  • Acquainting yourself with Wireshark's interface
  • Analyzing the capture file to find the attack(s)
  • Generating network traffic and using filter
  • Examining the traffic between client and server
  • Confirming the spoofing attack in Wireshark
  • Observing Traffic Patterns Using Wireshark
  • Analyzing Protocols with Wireshark
  • Understanding NetFlow cache
  • Understanding NetFlow for cybersecurity
  • Examining the DDOS_Attack.pcap file
  • Exporting your Windows logs
  • Making syslog entries readable
  • Identifying a suspicious account on the System User Groups
  • Enabling logging for audited objects
  • Examining the audited events
  • Understanding response plan
  • Understanding VERIS schema
  • Establishing a CSIRT
  • Consulting a vulnerability database
  • Uploading the Trojan horse simulator to VirusTotal
  • Uploading the Trojan horse simulator to Malwr
  • Assessing the impact of malware
  • Understanding network profiling
  • Understanding SIEM
  • Using 5-Tuple correlation
  • Understanding threat intelligence
  • Understanding event analysis
  • Performing reconnaissance on a network
  • Understanding Kill Chain Model

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