CyberSec First Responder (CFR)

  • Velosi is conducting CyberSec First Responder (CFR) Training online.

    CyberSec First Responder is ideal for candidates who have            been tasked with monitoring and detecting security incidents in information systems and networks, as well as carrying out standardized responses to such incidents. This course involves tools, tactics, and procedures for managing cybersecurity risks, identifying different types of common threats, evaluating an organization's security, collecting, and analyzing cybersecurity intelligence, and remediating and reporting incidents as they occur.

    Velosi has a “learn to ace” approach, our team comprises professional and expert trainers who ensure to enhance your ability and skills through grasping knowledge about the specified course effectively. This extensive course is enriched with a comprehensive methodology for individuals in charge of defending their organization's cybersecurity. Also, covers various essential methods, tactics, and procedures for network defense and incident response are taught by industry frameworks such as NIST 800-61 r.2 (Computer Security Incident Handling), US-NCISP CERT's (National Cyber Incident Response Plan), and Presidential Policy Directive (PPD) 41 on Cyber Incident Coordination Policy.

  • By completing this course, participants will be able to:

    • Comprehend, evaluate, and respond to security threats, as well as operate a system and network security analysis platform.
    • Compare and contrast various threats and classify threat profiles.
    • Explain and evaluate the purpose and application of attack tools and techniques.
    • Explain and evaluate the purpose and application of post-exploitation tools and tactics.
    • Explain the goal and application of the social engineering tactic.
    • Given a scenario, conduct ongoing threat landscape research and use data to prepare for an incident.
    • Explain the purpose and characteristics of various data sources.
    • Given a scenario, use appropriate tools to analyze logs.
    • Given a scenario, use regular expressions to parse log files and locate meaningful data.
    • Identify methods and tools for malware analysis that should be summarized.
    • Analyze common indicators of potential compromise given a scenario.
    • Explain the significance of best practices in incident response preparation.
    • Execute the incident response process given a scenario.
    • Explain the significance of concepts unique to forensic analysis.
    • Describe general mitigation techniques and devices.
  • Training will be conducted via Microsoft Team Meeting. Meeting invites will be shared on the day before the first day of training.

  • Training will be conducted via Microsoft Team Meeting. Meeting invites will be shared on the day before the first day of training.

    • Presentation Slides
    • Training Recordings
    • Study References
  • Upon successful completion of training, participants will receive “CyberSec First Responder Course Completion” certificate.

  • This course is appropriate for a wide range of professionals but not limited to:

    • Individuals having knowledge or strong grip as cybersecurity practitioners, performing job functions that are related to protecting information systems.
    • Individuals that are under federal roles, contracting companies, and private sector firms.
    • Individuals who want to gain more knowledge and skills in the cybersecurity context.
    • Individuals who wish to enhance their career opportunities in the field of technology, information systems, and cybersecurity.
  • To be successful in this certification, participants must hold:

    • At least two years of experience or education in computer network security technology, or a related field, is required.
    • The ability or interest in identifying information security vulnerabilities and threats in the context of risk management.
    • Fundamental understanding of the concepts and operational framework of network assurance safeguards. Firewalls, intrusion prevention systems, and VPNs are examples of safeguards.
    • Basic understanding of the concepts and operational framework of common assurance safeguards in computing environments. Basic authentication and authorization, resource permissions, and anti-malware mechanisms are examples of safeguards.
    • Basic knowledge of some of the most common operating systems used in computing environments. Basic understanding of some of the most common network concepts, such as routing and switching.
    • General or practical knowledge of major TCP/IP networking protocols such as TCP, IP, UDP, DNS, HTTP, ARP, ICMP, and DHCP.
  • No application fee, supporting documentation, or other eligibility verification measures are required to take the CyberSec First Responder® (CFR) exam. A voucher for the exam will be included with your training program or can be purchased separately, after purchasing, you will receive additional information on how to register for and schedule the exam.

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  • Participants can avail a discount of either an early bird or group discount whichever is higher with an additional discount when signing up for 2 or more courses.

    Group Discount (same company only)

    • 15% Discount for groups of 5 or more
    • 10% Discount for groups of 3-4

    Bundle Discount

    • Sign up for 2 courses and get an extra 10% off
    • Sign up for 3 courses and get an extra 15% off
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Course Outline

    • Assessment of information security risks
    • Analyzing the threat landscape
    • Computing and network environments: analyzing reconnaissance threats
    • Analyzing attacks on computing and network environments
    • Examining post-attack techniques
    • Manage vulnerabilities in the organization
    • Evaluate security by implementing penetration testing
    • Collecting cybersecurity intelligence
    • Analyze log data
    • Performing active asset and network analysis
    • Response to cybersecurity incidents
    • Investigating cybersecurity incidents

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