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EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CND)

EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CND) Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

EC-Council ATC

Certified Network Defender (CND) is a comprehensive network security certification training program. It is a skills-based, lab intensive program based on a job-task analysis and cybersecurity education framework presented by the National Initiative of Cybersecurity Education (NICE). The course has also been mapped to global job roles and responsibilities and the Department of Defense (DoD) job roles for system/network administrators. The course is designed and developed after extensive market research and surveys.

The program prepares network administrators on network security technologies and operations to attain Defense-in-Depth network security preparedness. It covers the protect, detect and respond approach to network security. The course contains hands-on labs, based on major network security tools and techniques which will provide network administrators real world expertise on current network security technologies and operations.

Next Class Dates

Nov 27, 2017 – Dec 1, 2017
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM ET
519 8th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10018
New York, NY 10018
Dec 11, 2017 – Dec 15, 2017
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM ET
519 8th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10018
New York, NY 10018
Jan 29, 2018 – Feb 2, 2018
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM ET
519 8th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10018
New York, NY 10018

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Intended Audience for this EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CND) Course

  • » System administrators
  • » System engineers
  • » Firewall administrators
  • » Network managers
  • » IT managers
  • » IT professionals
  • » Anyone interested in network security technologies
  • » Managers who want to understand cyber security core principles and practices
  • » Operations personnel, who although do not have security as their primary job function, will need an understanding of cyber security core principles and practices

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EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CND) Course Objectives

  • » Computer Network and Defense Fundamentals
  • » Network Security Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Attacks
  • » Network Security Controls, Protocols, and Devices
  • » Network Security Policy Design and Implementation
  • » Physical Security
  • » Host Security
  • » Secure Firewall Configuration and Management
  • » Secure IDS Configuration and Management
  • » Secure VPN Configuration and Management
  • » Wireless Network Defense
  • » Network Traffic Monitoring and Analysis
  • » Network Risk and Vulnerability Management
  • » Data Backup and Recovery
  • » Network Incident Response and Management

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EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CND) Course Outline

      1. Computer Network Defense Fundamentals
      2. Network Security Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Attacks
      3. Network Security Controls, Protocols, and Perimeter Appliances
      4. Secure Firewall Configuration, Deployment and Management
      5. Secure IDS Configuration and Management
      6. Secure VPN Configuration and Management
      7. Designing a Secure Network
      8. Network Traffic Signatures and Analysis
      9. Monitoring and Securing Network Traffic
      10. Network Vulnerability Scanning
      11. Monitoring and Securing Network Traffic
      12. Network Vulnerability Scanning
      13. Host/System Security
      14. Physical Security
      15. Designing and Implementation of Network Security Policies
      16. Network Incident Response and Management
      17. Network Backup and Disaster Recovery
      18. Wireless Network Defense

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Next Steps after taking this EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CND) Course:

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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Award winning, world-class Instructors

Emilio G.
- Vastly experienced working within multinational environments and capable of connecting to different audiences - In-depth expertise in the implementation, troubleshooting and documentation of networks and security systems, with strong "hands on" technical knowledge of CISSP, CEH and CHFI. - Master of Science in Electronics Engineering, and holder of several technical certifications. - Highly-skilled in diverse fields ranging from Security, Computer Forensics, Networking, Routing Protocols, Programming, Databases and Applications to name a few. Bio: With over 25 years of technical experience, Emilio brings a dynamic set of skills supported by a Masters Degree in Electronics Engineering and on-the-field experience working in multinational environments. He also holds more than 12 Cisco, CompTIA, and Microsoft certifications. Although he is well versed and thorough in multiple technological fields, his technical forte lies in the security domain, specifically CISSP, CEH and CHFI. Emilio's skills have evolved over time, studying closely and constantly staying well informed of the growing cyber threats. These are just some of the few reasons why Emilio brings to his classes more than just what's in the books.
Larry G.
- More than 14 years of experience as a Security Subject Matter Expert as well as black belt in a variety of martial arts.
- Numerous Challenge Coins from the US Government including the US Army, and the Criminal Investigation Command.
- Much acclaimed instructor at NetCom Learning, with evaluation scores of 8.8 out of 9.

Bio:

Larry is a unique instructor and IT security expert. If you sit in one of his classes you might get the feeling of being in a martial arts class - That's exactly how Larry wants it! "The principles behind IT security are the same as those in a variety of martial arts," Larry says. In addition to teaching IT security for over 14 years, he has practiced martial arts since he was 13 years old and holds black belts in multiple disciplines including Tai Chi, Kung Fu, and Kick Boxing. "All of these techniques are like tools for different types of attacks," Larry explains.

Larry's excellence in certification training and passion for IT security has earned him numerous Challenge Coins from the US Government including the US Army, and the Criminal Investigation Command. He is also a much acclaimed instructor at NetCom Learning, with evaluation scores of 8.8 out of 9.
Richard L.
- Over 20 years experience in the IT industry.
- CEH and Microsoft training for many government agencies, including the United States Department of Homeland Security, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
- CEH and Microsoft training for Fortune corporations such as Merrill Lynch and ADP.

Bio:

Richard is a premier Microsoft Certified Trainer and Certified EC-Council Instructor. He has over 20 years of experience as a network administrator, security consultant, vulnerability assessor, and penetration tester for assorted Fortune companies.

Richard??s knowledge on the development and implementation of policies and procedures concerning the security of network data is unsurpassed. He has conducted successful CEH and Microsoft training classes for many government agencies including the United States Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, as well as Fortune enterprises such as Merrill Lynch and ADP.

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Recent Client Testimonials & Reviews

Highly professional, engaging and informative!

- Chris A.
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