AWS SysOps Associate 2021: AWS Security and Compliance Competency (Intermediate Level)

  • 20m
  • 20 questions
The AWS Security and Compliance Competency benchmark measures your ability to troubleshoot and audit access issues using AWS services, validate service control policies and permissions boundaries, and implement secure multi-account strategies. You will be evaluated on your skills in implementing data and infrastructure protection strategies, securely storing secrets using AWS services, and reviewing reports and findings. A learner who scores high on this benchmark demonstrates that they have the skills to implement and manage security and compliance policies.

Topics covered

  • configure the AWS Firewall Manager
  • configure the AWS Network Firewall
  • configure the AWS WAF
  • create users and groups in AWS AD
  • define how cryptography secures digital computing environments
  • deploy simple AD in AWS
  • enable HTTPS for an AWS web application
  • enable IAM user MFA
  • link on-premises AD to AWS
  • manage AWS KMS
  • manage AWS single sign-on
  • manage IAM groups with the CLI
  • manage IAM policies using the GUI
  • manage IAM users with PowerShell
  • manage network ACLs using the CLI
  • manage security groups using the GUI
  • manually deploy AD in the AWS cloud
  • outline how PKI certificates secure computing environments
  • provision private PKI certificates
  • recognize when to use AWS security groups