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Infrastructure and Network Security Architecture Planning and Design


In this course, you'll learn how to plan and build the architecture to ensure that your organization's security is up to date and well defended.

In this course, you'll learn how to plan and build the architecture to ensure that your organization's security is up to date and well defended.


4 weeks

Real-world Projects

Completion Certificate

Last Updated December 29, 2023

Skills you'll learn:
Network security fundamentals • Did framework • Togaf framework • Cybersecurity incident response playbooks
Amazon web services basics • IT architecture diagramming • Python scripting

Course Lessons

Lesson 1

Introduction: Infrastructure & Network Security Architecture

This is the introduction lesson to this course.

Lesson 2

Infrastructure & Network security Architecture Planning

In this lesson, you'll learn about planning the design for your Infrastructure and Network Security.

Lesson 3

Building Intelligence Driven, Defense in Depth Architecture

In this lesson, you'll put your security plan into practice with intelligence-driven, Defense-in-Depth best practices.

Lesson 4

Threat Surface Analysis & Building Scalable Detection Service

In this lesson, you'll ensure that your security plan is scalable and that you have taken the threat surface into account properly.

Lesson 5

Threat Triage and Detection Enrichment

In this lesson, you'll further build on your threat architecture to quickly detect and triage threats.

Lesson 6 • Project

Watertight Security

This is the project lesson for the Infrastructure & Network Security Architecture Planning & Design course.

Taught By The Best

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Abhinav Singh

Engineer/Consultant, Amazon Web Services

Abhinav is a cybersecurity researcher with nearly a decade of experience working for global leaders in security technology, financial institutions and as an independent consultant. He is the author of Metasploit Penetration Testing Cookbook and Instant Wireshark Starter, as well as many papers, articles, and blogs.

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