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Cybersecurity Nexus CSX Cybersecurity: Fundamentals – An Overview

The CSX fundamentals Certification is the globally recognized and much desired credential for the experienced and aspiring cyber security professionals as well as for any IT professional whose role gets affected by the increasing complicacies and possibilities of cyber threat.

Cybersecurity Nexus CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals Certificate from ISACA’s Cybersecurity Nexus™ (CSX) is designed the help the professionals demonstrate their understanding of cybersecurity principles. ISAKA certification adds globally required values to your profile helping you advance your career at better pace as well as to perform better in current role.

CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals certification course is aligned with the Skills Framework for the Information Age (SFIA), National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE)and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST); therefore, therefore, CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals certification online is globally accepted as the use-worthy credential to address global challenges, functional roles and tasks in cybersecurity domain.  

A short-term virtual training for CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals exam provides deep insights into the cyber security’s standards, key concepts, guidelines, practices and the role of cyber security professionals.

CSX Cybersecurity Fundamental certification course is designed to make you familiar with cyber security concepts; cyber security architecture principles; cyber security of data, networks, systems, applications; incident response; implications of adoption of advanced technologies etc.  

Objectives of Cybersecurity Nexus CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals Certification Online- Learning Scope:  

  • Understanding basic principles, concepts and processes of cybersecurity
  • Learning cybersecurity fundamental framework
  • Understanding the role of a cybersecurity professional for safeguarding the business information
  • Getting basic qualification to get advanced level CSX certifications

For Whom CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals is Good to Join: 

  • It is an entry-level cyber security certification course; so it suits to network or system administrators planning to have extra credentials for career boost.
  • Graduate students interested to development career in the field of cybersecurity
  • Individuals with 2-3 years of experience in cyber security domain

Scope of CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals – The Career Benefits:

  • Majority of organizations are convinced with increasing possibility of cyber attack.
  • Shortage of professionals to detect and mitigate the threat possibility or any abnormal incident detected in systems and processes is being realized widely in almost all the business sectors.
  • In 2018, a shortage of 2 million cybersecurity professionals was estimated. 
  • CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals drives you on the pathway to get advanced level certification; ISACA’s certifications are among the highest paying globally recognized qualifications for cybersecurity professionals.  
  • Cybercrime damage control may cost around $2 trillion in 2019; it will certainly make your CSX credential in high demand.  
  • More than 3.5 million cybersecurity job openings by 2021 are expected to welcome you.

Cybersecurity Nexus CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals Certification Course Outline

CSX certifications are designed to help the employers showcase their competitive additional abilities and knowledge to tackle real-life cyber security scenarios. CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals certification brings for you the much required & beneficial credibility for career mobility.

As being the leading accredited training partner, we, at Microtek Learning, have the best ISACA certified CSX trainers with years’ hand on experience. Our CSX practitioner trainers follow the most detailed CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals curriculum that supports the certified cybersecurity aspirant pass the exam (60 minutes).

During two days CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals certification training is structured to cover the prescribed topics in five domains:

Domain 1:

Concepts of Cyber Security

  • Cyber security principles to manage risks related to the use, storage, processing and transmission of data or information
  • Risk Management Processes- steps & methods for risk assessment
  • Security Management
  • Cyber Security Roles
  • Threat Actors
  • Common Adversary Tactics and Advanced Procedures (TTPs)
  • Cyber Security Controls
  • Relevant Laws, Governance Requirements, Policies and Procedures

Domain 2:

Principles of Cyber Security Architecture

  • Network Design Processes including understanding of security objectives, trade-offs and operational objectives.
  • Network Identity and Access Management
  • Security System Design Tools, Techniques and Methods.
  • Security Principles & Methods for Information Technology
  • Network Security Architecture Concepts including components, principles, topology & protocols
  • Malware Analysis Methodology and Concepts
  • Intrusion detection techniques and methodologies to detecting host and network-based intrusions by applying various intrusion detection techniques
  • Encryption Algorithms
  • Cryptography
  • Defense in Depth Principles
  • Network Security Architecture Defense
  • Encryption Methodologies
  • Traffic flows process across the network (transmission & encapsulation)
  • Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol, Directory Services & Network Protocols

Domain 3: 

Security Management of Networks, Systems, Applications and Data

  • Vulnerability Assessment Tools and Capabilities
  • Basics of System Administration and Network Operating System Hardening Techniques
  • Penetration Testing
  • Risk Associated with Virtualization
  • Network Systems Management Modules, Methods, Tools and Principles
  • Remote Access Technology & Unix Command Line
  • System & Application Security Threats & Vulnerabilitie
  • Life Cycle Management Principles including software usability and security
  • Local Specific System Requirements regarding Safety, Performance and Reliability.
  • Social Dynamics of Computer Attackers
  • Secure Configuration Techniques
  • Capabilities & Applications of Network Equipment
  • Communication Principles, Concepts and Methods that Support Network Infrastructure
  • Common Networking Protocols & Services
  • Different Types of Network Communication
  • Virtualization Technologies
  • Virtual Machine Maintenance And Development
  • Application Security & Risk Threat Assessment

Domain 4:

Incident Response

  • Incident Categories and Response
  • Incident Response & Handling Methodologies
  • Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery
  • Processes for Seizing & Preserving Digital Evidence
  • Security Event Correlating Tools
  • Digital Forensics Data Types
  • Processing Digital Forensics Data - Concepts & Practices
  • Anti-Forensics Tactics, Techniques and Procedures (TTPS)
  • Forensic Tool Configuration & Support Applications
  • Methods of Network Traffic Analysis
  • Identifying which System Files Contain Relevant Information

Domain 5:

Security Implications & Adoption of Evolving Technology

  • Emerging Technology & Associated Security Risks, Vulnerabilities & Issues
  • Cloud Concepts for Data & Collaboration
  • Risk Associated to Mobile Computing
  • Risk factors for Moving Applications and Cloud Infrastructure
  • Supply Chain Risk Management Processes & Practices
  • Risk Management for Outsourcing

Prerequisites for Cybersecurity Nexus CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals Certification 

There is no specified prerequisite to appear in Cybersecurity Nexus CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals but attending the two days CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals training at ISACA CSX accredited training partner will certainly help you perform better; and, we at Microtek Learning conduct the industry best CSX certification training.  

FAQs for CSX Cybersecurity Nexus Fundamentals Certification Course

Q1:   Is it possible to reschedule CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals training?

Yes, it is possible to reschedule CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals exam training for the next convenient date.

Q2:   I am a network administrator with two years’ experience. Is it good for me to attend CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals certification course training? 

Experience as network administrator will help you understand the subject matter better. The CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals certification will boost your credibility within organization besides adding the most sought after credentials to your profile.   

Q3:   Is it essential to take on CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals certification before advanced CSX certification? 

ISACA’s CSX certification levels are structured as the pathway to become a globally recognized cybersecurity professional. Having the CSX certification helps you move forward at ease with confidence and better gained proficiency in all the domains. 

Q4:   What is length of each day training CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals exam?

It depends upon the trainers and the ongoing class environment. 

Q5: How will CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals certification affect my career in existing position?

The CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals certification will enhance your value as the cybersecurity and network/system administration team member with prospects of getting bigger responsibility with salary hike.

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