Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)

Get trained for globally recognized CCSP Cloud Security certification with Networcerts course and Lab. This course validate that the professional holding certification have advanced knowledge and related technical skills to design, maintain, and secure data, infrastructure, and applications in the cloud executing best procedures, practices, and policies. Enhance your professional skills and build your career through CCSP program.


11+ Lessons | 652+ Exercises | 364+ Flashcards | 200+ Quizzes | 251+ Glossary of terms


150+ Pre Assessment Questions | 150+ Post Assessment Questions |2+ Full Length Tests| 300+ Practice Test Questions

Hand on lab

25+ Live Lab | 25+ Video tutorials | 01:01+ Hours


 The Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP) certification is designed for professionals working in cloud computing security. Offered by (ISC)², the CCSP certification provides several benefits:

Cloud Security Expertise: CCSP demonstrates your expertise in cloud security, including knowledge of cloud architecture, governance, risk management, and compliance. It validates your ability to secure cloud environments effectively.

Career Advancement: Holding a CCSP certification can lead to career advancement opportunities in the field of cloud security. It can make you a valuable asset to organizations adopting cloud technologies.

Global Recognition: CCSP is a globally recognized certification, which is valuable for professionals seeking opportunities in various regions and industries.

Vendor-Neutral: CCSP is vendor-neutral, meaning it is not tied to a specific cloud provider or technology. This flexibility allows you to work with a variety of cloud platforms and services.

Increased Earning Potential: Certified professionals often command higher salaries than their non-certified counterparts. CCSP certification can potentially lead to higher earning potential in cloud security roles.

Cloud Governance: CCSP covers cloud governance, risk management, and compliance, which are critical aspects of cloud security. You’ll gain the knowledge and skills needed to establish and maintain a secure cloud environment.

Practical Skills: The CCSP certification emphasizes practical skills and real-world scenarios, ensuring that certified professionals are well-prepared to address cloud security challenges in their roles.

Networking Opportunities: (ISC)², the organization that offers CCSP, provides access to a global community of cybersecurity professionals. This network can be valuable for sharing knowledge, best practices, and career opportunities.

Compliance Knowledge: CCSP covers various compliance and regulatory requirements related to cloud security. This knowledge is essential for ensuring that organizations meet legal and industry-specific obligations.

Continuing Education: To maintain the CCSP certification, you must participate in ongoing professional development activities, which helps you stay up-to-date with the rapidly evolving cloud security landscape.

Cybersecurity Leadership: CCSP-certified professionals are often sought after for leadership roles in cloud security, such as Cloud Security Architects, Cloud Security Managers, and Cloud Security Consultants.

Risk Mitigation: With the increasing adoption of cloud technologies, organizations need experts who can identify and mitigate cloud-related risks. CCSP certification equips you with the skills to manage these risks effectively.


Good course, good content, I liked the way of presentation. What I am missing a little bit is some finish, how to prepare for the exam, general tipps, stuff like that. Overall I would recommend the course to others.
Dennis G.
Excellent delivery an analogy throughout the course. Information was easy to digest.
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Here's what you will learn

Lessons 1: Introduction
  • CCSP Certification
  • Taking the CCSP Exam
  • Computer-Based Testing Environment
  • Exam Retake Policy
  • Work Experience Requirement
  • Recertification Requirements
  • What Does This Course Cover?
  • CCSP Exam Objectives
  • CCSP Certification Exam Objective Map
Lessons 2: Architectural Concepts
  • Cloud Characteristics
  • Business Requirements
  • Cloud Computing Service Categories
  • Cloud Deployment Models
  • Multitenancy
  • Cloud Computing Roles and Responsibilities
  • Cloud Computing Reference Architecture
  • Virtualization
  • Cloud Shared Considerations
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 3: Data Classification
  • Data Inventory and Discovery
  • Information Rights Management
  • Data Control
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 4: Cloud Data Security
  • Cloud Data Lifecycle
  • Cloud Storage Architectures
  • Threats to Cloud Storage
  • Designing and Applying Security Strategies for Storage
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 5: Security in the Cloud
  • Shared Cloud Platform Risks and Responsibilities
  • Cloud Computing Risks by Deployment Model
  • Cloud Computing Risks by Service Model
  • Virtualization
  • Disaster Recovery (DR) and Business Continuity (BC)
  • Cloud Design Patterns
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 6: Cloud Platform, Infrastructure, and Operational Security
  • Foundations of Managed Services
  • Shared Responsibilities by Service Type
  • Securing Communications and Infrastructure
  • Securing Hardware and Compute
  • Securing Software
  • Managing Virtual Systems
  • Assessing Vulnerabilities
  • Securing the Management Plane
  • Auditing Your Environment and Provider
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 7: Cloud Application Security
  • Developing Software for the Cloud
  • Cloud Application Architecture
  • Cloud-Secure Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Cloud Application Assurance and Validation
  • Identity and Access Management
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 8: Operations Elements
  • Designing a Secure Data Center
  • Managing Security Operations
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 9: Operations Management
  • Monitoring, Capacity, and Maintenance
  • Change and Configuration Management
  • Problem and Incident Management
  • IT Service Management and Continual Service Improvement
  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 10: Legal and Compliance Issues
  • Legal Requirements and Unique Risks in the Cloud Environment
  • Analyzing a Law
  • Legal Liability
  • Torts and Negligence
  • U.S. Privacy and Security Laws
  • International Laws
  • Laws, Regulations, and Standards
  • Information Security Management Systems
  • Privacy in the Cloud
  • Cloud Forensics
  • Audit Processes, Methodologies, and Cloud Adaptations
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Lessons 11: Cloud Vendor Management
  • The Impact of Diverse Geographical Locations and Legal Jurisdictions
  • Security Policy Framework
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Risk Treatment and Response
  • Risk Analysis
  • Cloud Contract Design
  • Government Cloud Standards
  • Manage Communication with Relevant Parties
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials
Hands-on LAB Activities

Architectural Concepts

  • Creating a Virtual Machine

Data Classification

  • Displaying Metadata Information
  • Capturing Network Traffic

Cloud Data Security

  • Taking an Incremental Backup
  • Taking a Full Backup
  • Creating an Amazon S3 Glacier Vault
  • Observing an MD5-Generated Hash Value
  • Observing an SHA256-Generated Hash Value
  • Creating a CloudWatch Dashboard and Adding a Metric to it

Security in the Cloud

  • Performing a MITM Attack
  • Using Social Engineering Techniques to Plan an Attack

Cloud Platform, Infrastructure, and Operational Security

  • Configuring a Firewall for Inbound Rules
  • Setting up a Honeypot on Kali Linux
  • Enabling an Access Control List
  • Creating a VPC
  • Creating a Network ACL
  • Configuring Outbound Rules for a Firewall
  • Creating an Elastic Load Balancer
  • Creating a NAT Gateway

Cloud Application Security

  • Configuring a Proxy Server
  • Conducting IP Spoofing
  • Conducting Cross-site Request Forgery (CSRF or XSRF) Attacks
  • Attacking a Website Using Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Injection

Legal and Compliance Issues

  • Completing the Chain of Custody

Cloud Vendor Management

Simulating the DDoS Attack

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