AWS Security Best Practices
What you'll learn
- AWS Security
- AWS IAM
- AWS Inspector
- AWS WAF
- AWS GuardDuty
- AWS CloudTrail
- AWS Config
- AWS Security Hub
- NACL vs SG
- Network Basics
- Application Basics
- Server Basics
- Cloud Basics
Embark on a transformative learning experience with our comprehensive course, "AWS Security Best Practices." This expertly curated program empowers participants to navigate the intricacies of safeguarding Amazon Web Services (AWS) resources, applications, and data using industry-leading security strategies. From establishing a solid network security foundation to mastering identity and access management, auditing tools, and compliance standards, this course equips you with the skills needed to excel in the dynamic world of cloud security.
1. AWS Network Security: VPCs, Security Groups, NACLs, and WAF Begin your journey by demystifying the core components of AWS network security. Dive into Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs), where you'll grasp the art of architecting isolated environments. Learn to fortify your defenses with Security Groups, master the granular control provided by Network Access Control Lists (NACLs), and harness the power of Web Application Firewall (WAF) for shielding your applications against cyber threats.
2. AWS Vulnerability and Threat Management: Systems, Inspector, and GuardDuty Delve into the realm of proactive security as you explore AWS Systems Manager, Amazon Inspector, and Amazon GuardDuty. Equip yourself with the skills to identify vulnerabilities, assess risks, and deploy countermeasures effectively. Through hands-on exercises, learn to stay one step ahead of potential threats.
3. AWS Logging and Monitoring: CloudWatch, EventBridge, and VPC Flow Logs Uncover the art of vigilant monitoring and insightful logging using AWS CloudWatch. Harness the capabilities of Amazon EventBridge for orchestrating event-driven security responses. Dive into the granular details of VPC Flow Logs to gain enhanced network visibility, enabling you to track and respond to suspicious activities.
4. AWS Auditing and Compliance: Config, CloudTrail, and Security Hub Navigate the complex landscape of compliance with confidence. Leverage AWS Config to assess and maintain resource compliance, utilize AWS CloudTrail to track API activity and changes, and embrace AWS Security Hub for a unified view of security findings across your AWS environment. Elevate your security posture while adhering to industry standards.
5. AWS Compute and Storage: Securing EC2 and EBS Instances Immerse yourself in the art of safeguarding critical compute and storage assets. From implementing encryption to adopting hardening techniques, master the methodologies that secure Amazon EC2 instances and Elastic Block Store (EBS) volumes. Acquire the expertise to fortify your foundation against potential threats.
6. AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM): Users, Policies, Roles, Groups, Organizations, Patterns Unravel the complexities of AWS IAM, the cornerstone of access control. Learn to manage user identities, define fine-grained permissions through policies, and optimize role-based access control. Explore advanced IAM concepts within organizational hierarchies and patterns to ensure a robust identity management strategy.
7. AWS Auditing Tools: AWS Artifact, Audit Manager, CCM Navigate the spectrum of auditing tools vital to AWS security. Access compliance reports and artifacts using AWS Artifact, streamline audit processes with Audit Manager, and grasp the significance of the Cloud Control Matrix (CCM) as a benchmark for evaluating your cloud security practices.
8. Course Conclusion: As you conclude this enriching journey, reflect on the multifaceted knowledge gained. Review key takeaways and real-world applications, cementing your status as an AWS security practitioner. Champion cloud security within your organization and play a pivotal role in fortifying its digital assets against evolving threats.
Embark on this dynamic exploration of AWS security to emerge as a proficient and confident guardian of cloud resources. Master the art of security in AWS environments and lead the charge in securing the cloud landscape of the future.
Who this course is for:
- Cloud Professionals focusing on Security
- Cloud Security Engineers
- Cloud Security Managers
- Cloud Security Auditors
Hi Guys! My name is Dean Armada and I am your Cloud, Data Center and CyberSecurity Instructor.
My goal is to deliver easy to understand, top quality and unique kind of online courses in Udemy. I am in the process of developing integrated courses, something that doesn't only focus on one brand or technology.
I am proud to be one of the few instructors in Udemy who records themselves during the course delivery. Whether I am presenting, whiteboarding or doing lab demonstration, you will always see me. I do this so that I will be more CONNECTED TO YOU.
I have a very diverse background in the field of IT. I was a programmer who became a Linux administrator, who became a network engineer, who became a security specialist, who became a tech manager who became a startup tech founder but training delivery will always be my passion!
If you have any questions about Cloud, Data Center, F5, Cisco or Automation and Orchestration, feel free to send me a message and I would be happy to assist.
I have delivered training classes from Network, Security, Systems, Virtualization, Containerization, Programming, Storage, Servers, Cloud and Automation. I am a certified Cisco and F5 instructor and have traveled more than 30 countries and more than 60 cities since 2011. One of the busiest technical trainer and prior COVID-19, I used to have average of 10 flights / month.
F5 Certified Technology Specialist (F5-CTS), LTM
F5 Certified Technology Specialist (F5-CTS), GTM
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE Security) #27437
Cisco Certified System Instructor (CCSI) #33824
CCNP (Data Center Security, Routing and Switching)
Cisco DevNet Professional
VMware Certified Professional (VCP) v6.5
F5 Certified Administrator (F5-CA)
Arista Certified Engineer (ACE-A)
And 50+ Other Certifications:
Awards and Recognition:
CCIE and CCSI by 30
10 year CCIE and CCSI veteran
First trainer to deliver Cisco Network Visibility and Segmentation (2019)
First trainer to deliver Cisco Firepower Next Generation Firewall Test Drive (2016)
First trainer to deliver Cisco Network as a Sensor Test Drive (2015)
Ghost Author of two of Cisco training courses (2015, 2018)
One of the first Cisco ACI Trainer (2015)
One of the first Arista Certified Trainer (2015)
One of the first Cisco Nexus 9000 Trainer (2014)
One of the first Cisco ISE Trainer (2012)
One of the first F5 Certified Trainer (2011)
First CCIE Security in the Philippines (2010)
Cisco Security Instructor Center Excellence (2018, 2020)
Cisco Data Center Instructor Center Excellence (2015, 2016)