CBRCOR - Performing CyberOps Using Cisco Security Technologies (CBRCOR)

The Performing CyberOps Using Cisco Security Technologies (CBRCOR) course guides you through cybersecurity operations fundamentals, methods, and automation. The knowledge you gain in this course will prepare you for the role of Information Security Analyst on a Security Operations Center (SOC) team. You will learn foundational concepts and their application in real-world scenarios, and how to leverage playbooks in formulating an Incident Response (IR). The course teaches you how to use automation for security using cloud platforms and a SecDevOps methodology. You will learn the techniques for detecting cyberattacks, analyzing threats, and making appropriate recommendations to improve cybersecurity.

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The knowledge and skills that the learner should have before attending this course are as follows:
Familiarity with UNIX/Linux shells (bash, csh) and shell commands.
Familiarity with the Splunk search and navigation functions
Basic understanding of scripting using one or more of Python, JavaScript, PHP or similar.
Recommended Cisco offering that may help you prepare for this course:
Understanding Cisco Cybersecurity Operations Fundamentals (CBROPS)
Implementing and Administering Cisco Solutions (CCNA)

Detailed Class Syllabus

Course Outline

Understanding Risk Management and SOC Operations
Understanding Analytical Processes and Playbooks
Investigating Packet Captures, Logs, and Traffic Analysis
Investigating Endpoint and Appliance Logs
Understanding Cloud Service Model Security Responsibilities
Understanding Enterprise Environment Assets
Implementing Threat Tuning
Threat Research and Threat Intelligence Practices
Understanding APIs
Understanding SOC Development and Deployment Models
Performing Security Analytics and Reports in a SOC
Malware Forensics Basics
Threat Hunting Basics
Performing Incident Investigation and Response

Lab Outline:

Explore Cisco SecureX Orchestration
Explore Splunk Phantom Playbooks
Examine Cisco Firepower Packet Captures and PCAP Analysis
Validate an Attack and Determine the Incident Response
Submit a Malicious File to Cisco Threat Grid for Analysis
Endpoint-Based Attack Scenario Referencing MITRE ATTACK
Evaluate Assets in a Typical Enterprise Environment
Explore Cisco Firepower NGFW Access Control Policy and Snort Rules
Investigate IOCs from Cisco Talos Blog Using Cisco SecureX
Explore the ThreatConnect Threat Intelligence Platform
Track the TTPs of a Successful Attack Using a TIP
Query Cisco Umbrella Using Postman API Client
Fix a Python API Script
Create Bash Basic Scripts
Reverse Engineer Malware
Perform Threat Hunting
Conduct an Incident Response