Secnic Cloud Security Professional (SCSP)

Secnic Cloud Security Professional (SCSP)

What is the Secnic Cloud Security Professional certification?

Enhance your career by earning the Secnic Cloud Security Professional certification from the secnic – globally known as the standard of achievement for security and governance professionals involved with  cloud-based solutions. Organizations that employ Cloud professionals will have experts on board that can help maximize the business opportunities that cloud is creating.

Why get certified?

Boost Your Cloud Credentials and Gain a Competitive Edge

Secnic’s Cloud Security Professional designation is a globally recognized certification for Security Professionals. Being SCSP-certified showcases your Security experience in a cloud environment, your relevant skills and knowledge, and demonstrates you are capable to manage the various stakeholders within the enterprise.

What topics are covered in a Secnic Cloud Security Professional certification course?

Cloud Computing, Service Models, Deployment Models & Architecture: A Quick Review

  • Introduction: Cloud Computing
  • Hype Cycle: Cloud
  • Cloud Computing Evolution
  • Definition and Characteristics
  • Benefits of Cloud Computing
  • Cloud Service Models
    • SaaS
    • PaaS
    • IaaS
  • Deployment Models
    • Private Cloud
    • Public Cloud
    • Community Cloud
    • Hybrid Cloud
  • Cloud Architecture

Problems in Cloud Computing

  • Data Integrity
  • Data Theft
  • Privacy Issues
  • Infected Application
  • Data Loss
  • Data Location
  • Security on Vendor Level
  • Security on User Level

Cloud Security – Different Perspectives

  • Cloud User Perspectives
  • Cloud Service Provider Perspectives
  • Cloud security from different service models
  • Cloud Security from different deployment models

Security Perspectives in Cloud Architecture Design

  • Data Centre or Physical Security
  • Server Security
  • Network Security
  • Application and Platform Security
  • Encryption and Key Management
  • Infrastructure Security

Cloud Computing Security Taxonomies

  • Introduction to Cloud Security Taxonomies
  • Need of Cloud Security Taxonomies
  • Types

Taxonomy 1: Architectural & Technological aspects

  • Logical Storage Segregation & Multi-tenancy Issues
  • Identity Management Issues
  • Insiders Attacks
  • Virtualization Issues
  • Cryptography and Key Management

Taxonomy 2: Process & Regulatory-related aspects

  • Governance and Regulatory Compliance Gaps
  • Insecure APIs
  • Cloud & CSP Migration Issues
  • SLA & Trust Management Gaps

Security as a Service (SECaaS)

  • Introduction to Security as a Service
  • Global forecast of Cloud Security
  • Buying criteria recommendations
  • Cloud Security Market Growth Drivers
  • Current market trends and challenges
  • Different area included in SECaaS
  • Advantages
  • Disadvantages