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CND - Certified Network Defender Training


Our EC-Council-certified instructors give students a more profound understanding of network protocol, security protocol, VPN and firewall configuration, network analysis, and scanning for possible vulnerabilities.

  • Category : EC-Council

Course Price : $2595 Per Participant

Course Description

CND- Certified Network Defender training is specially designed for those entrusted with network administration.

Our EC-Council-certified instructors give students a more profound understanding of network protocol, security protocol, VPN and firewall configuration, network analysis, and scanning for possible vulnerabilities.

The network administrator can protect, plan, and defend confidential data from any potential threat through the training.

This technical training also expounds on the network topology, performance, utilization, traffic, and network components.

It is designed to make the network administrator know how and when to respond to any threat posed to the system.

You will learn about network traffic signatures and analysis, network vulnerability scanning, host/system security, monitoring, and securing network traffic.

With its relation to day-to-day cyber operations and cyber defense, EC-Council has modified the CND training as identified by the Department of Defense as IAT I, II, III, and IAM I, II, III, and the NICE Framework KSA's.

CND Course Benefits:

  • A dedicated focus on IoT security
  • Network virtualization practices for the remote workforce
  • Enhanced Cloud Security & IoT and Operational Technology (OT) Modules
  • Introduction to threat intelligence
  • In-depth Attack Surface Analysis
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Years of Experience

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What you will learn

  • green-tick Understanding network security management
  • green-tick Establishing network security policies and procedures
  • green-tick Windows and Linux security administration
  • green-tick Setting up mobile and IoT device security
  • green-tick Implementing data security techniques on networks
  • green-tick Embedding virtualization technology security
  • green-tick Determining cloud and wireless security
  • green-tick Deploying and using risk assessment tools
  • green-tick Learn basics of first response and forensics
  • green-tick Understanding indicators of Compromise, Attack, and Exposures (IoC, IoA, IoE)
  • green-tick Building threat intelligence capabilities
  • green-tick Establishing and monitoring log management
  • green-tick Implementing endpoint security
  • green-tick Configuring optimum firewall solutions
  • green-tick Understanding and using IDS/IPS technologies
  • green-tick Establishing Network Authentication, Authorization, Accounting (AAA)


  • The candidate must have at least 2 years of work experience in the Information Security domain.

Who should attend this course?

  • Security Analyst III
  • Cyber Security Analyst, Senior
  • Cyber Security Analyst, Principal
  • Vulnerability Analyst, Principal
  • Security Analyst II
  • Security Analyst I
  • Network Administrator
  • Staff Network Engineer
  • Information Systems Security Manager
  • Mid Level Penetration Tester
  • Staff Network Engineer
  • Sr. Digital Forensics Analyst
  • Penetration Tester
  • Linux System Administrator
  • Cybersecurity Engineer II Red Team



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What Exam Do I Need To Get Certified?

  • Exam Prefix: 312-38 (ECC EXAM)
    • Number of Questions: 100
    • Test Duration: 4 Hours
    • Test Format: Multiple Choice
    • Test Delivery: ECC Exam

About the Certifications

CND - Certified Network Defender Certification empowers people to become Network Administrators who are trained on protecting, detecting, and responding to the threats on the network. This technical certification also expounds on the network topology, performance, utilization, traffic, and network components.

CND certification will provide the essential knowledge of the true construct of data transfer, network technologies, software technologies so that one understands how networks operate, know about software automating and subject material analysis.

The certification will also include network defense fundamentals, application of network security controls, protocols, perimeter appliances, secure IDS, VPN & firewall configuration, intricacies of network traffic signature, analysis and vulnerability scanning which will help the Network Administrator to design impeccable network security policies and effective incident response plans.

Certification Details

Step 1: Review the skills and knowledge required to certify.

Step 2: Recommended training for EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CND) Certification:

Step 3: Take this exam and get certified.

  • Exam 312-38 CND


Who Should Attend?

Network Administrators, Network security Administrators, Network Security Engineer, Network Defense Technicians, CND Analyst, Security Analyst, Security Operator and anybody who is involved in network operations.


Skills Measured

Recommended to complete the following prerequisites before enrolling in this course:

  • Basic understanding of networking, hardware engineering, scripting, programming, software development and system administration.


Certification Latest Updates

This CND - Certified Network Defender Certification is valid for three years starting from the certification data. You must renew your certification before expiry date.


Certified Network Defender (CND) exam code is 312-38. It is a four hours duration exam. The exam format is 100 Interactive Multiple-Choice Questions.

Most of the organizations focus more on cyber defense than taking chances to manage the identified threats. As a Certified Network Defender, you become the first line of defense to protect the network environment from any cyber breach.

The CND certification training covers all the key areas pertaining to conceptualizing, designing and building an IT information system including Assurance (IA) Compliance, Systems Security Architecture, Technology Research and Development, System Requirements Planning etc.

Yes, it is. Our Certified Network Defender trainers help you take on skill assessment test.

The entire Certified Network Defender certification training course is made up of 50% hands-on labs and practical work.

Course Details

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    Certification: YES
  • skill skill-green
    Skill Level: Intermediate
  • enroll enroll-green
    Enrolled: 1587
  • duration duration green
    Duration: 5 Days

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