IT 256 Windows Security* (4 Hours)
This course is designed to provide students with a fundamental understanding of security in Windows Server environments. Students will learn methods and technologies used to harden server environments and secure virtual machine infrastructures using shielded and encryption-supported virtual machines and guarded fabric. Students will learn to manage the protection of Active Directory and identity infrastructures and manage privileged identities using Just in Time (JIT) and Just Enough Administration (JEA) approaches. Students will learn to implement Privileged Access Workstations (PAWs) and secure servers using a variety of methods like Local Administrator Password Solution (LAPS). Students should also be able to use threat detection solutions, such as auditing access, implementing Advanced Threat Analytics (ATA), deploying Operations Management Suite (OMS) solutions, and identifying solutions for specific Dynamic Access Control (DAC) workloads.