SOC Course

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Security operations training to help you respond to security incidents and vulnerabilities. Improve your operational security capability, leverage the security operations centre (SOC) analyst and specialist training techniques used in vulnerability management and security information event management (SIEM) platforms. Understanding the techniques provides a foundation for assessing and managing cyber risk through effective security incident triage. This course provides security operations analysts the foundation training needed to address the cyber threat lifecycle, looking at common and advanced attack vectors, detection, reporting and collaboration and simulated attack.


Each participant will leave with a recognised certificate


Module 1 - Security Management

  • What is Security Operations
  • Finding the sweet spot
  • Security and Control
  • Security Goals
  • Reliability vs Security
  • Typical Security Flaws

Module 2 - Incident Response & Continuity Management

  • Incident Response vs Business Continuity
  • Incident Response Plans
  • Business Continuity Plans

Module 3 - Security Education

  • Implementing Security Programmes

Module 4 - Security Information Event Management

  • SIEM Processes & Architecture
  • SIEM Features & Functions
  • Security Auditing
  • Event Definition
  • Audit Logs - What to collect from Where
  • Data Analysis

Module 5 - Vulnerability Management

  • Vulnerability Management Process
  • Vulnerability Scanning
  • Remediation & Re-scanning

Module 6 - Threat Detection

  • Intruder Behaviour
  • IDS Systems
  • Anomaly Detection
  • Open Source IDS
  • Honeypots
  • Advanced Threats

Module 7 - Security Assessments

  • Penetration Testing
  • Red Teams
  • Scanning (NMap)
  • Firewall & IDS Evasion
  • Kali Linux
  • Metasploit
  • Meterpreter
  • Hydra
  • Social Engineering Toolkit

Module 8 - Simulated Attack - Defend - Attack

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