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AWS Data Security Online Training


Bart Castle


AWS Data Security Online Training

In this intermediate AWS skills training, Bart Castle prepares learners to take the data security portion of the SCS-C01 exam, which is the one required exam to earn the AWS Certified Security - Specialty certification.

Data breaches often aren’t caused by someone breaking in. More often than not, someone gives them the key or leaves the door unlocked entirely. Unintentional misconfigurations are the main culprit for most data breaches. Open S3 buckets and unencrypted data are only a couple problems you’ll learn to solve in this AWS Data Security training. After completing this AWS training, you'll know how to secure your data, including data at rest and data in transit.

For IT managers, this AWS training can be used for AWS Security exam prep, on-boarding new cloud engineers, or part of a team training plan.

AWS Data Security: What You Need to Know

This AWS Data Security training covers topics such as:

  • Securing and storing AWS data
  • Controlling the transit of data across networks and how it arrives to users
  • Understanding the basics of data encryption and encryption tools
  • Using EBS encryption instances, volumes and CLI preparation
  • Everything about working with S3, from its security protocols to replication procedures
  • DynamoDB and RDS overviews

Who Should Take AWS Data Security Training?

This AWS Data Security training is considered engineer-level AWS training, which means it was designed for cloud engineers. This data security skills course is designed for cloud engineers with three to five years of experience with AWS security.

New or aspiring cloud administrators. For a cloud engineer new to the position, AWS Data Security training represents all the necessary fundamentals when working with data in the cloud, particularly through Amazon services. If you anticipate a career in cloud engineering with Amazon resources, this training provides a clear understanding of fundamental principles like responsibilities, access control management, and encryption.

Experienced cloud engineers. This AWS Data Security training is an important cornerstone of knowledge for cloud engineers who have been in the job for several years. Getting trained on the basic concepts of security, access control, encryption methods, and network access will confirm your mastery of fundamentals for any cloud engineer. This training can be used to earn the AWS Certified Security - Specialty certification — or used standalone, to learn how to secure your AWS storage.

Skills You'll Learn in this Course

  • AWS Security: Data Security

    Intermediate4 hrs 49 mins55 videos
  • AWS Data Security Learning Resources

    This AWS security training includes videos and in-video quizzes.

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    MicroNugget: What is S3 Confidentiality?

    In this video, Bart Castle covers how you can manage data confidentiality when using AWS’ S3. He shows you how you can address this through robust logging practices as well as through access management and encryption. He also covers how you can use the S3 API to accomplish many of these things.