The Technical Cyber Auditing Course
The Technical Cyber Auditing, Cyber Essentials PLUS Course is run over two days by NEDforum. This course requires a certain level of hands-on knowledge of networks and operating systems. To get the most from the course, you must be familiar with command line operating system interaction, such as DOS/Linux. You should familiarise yourself with the following tools, NMAP, Nikto, Nessus, Burp Suite, Microsoft Security Baseline Analyser.
The course will contain practicals as well as a final exam, you will be assessed throughout the course for you ability to perform a security audit upon a network. You must achieve an overall pass score in order to lead a Cyber Essential Plus audit.
In addition, you will be expected to have ONE of the following professional qualifications:
CLAS, CISSP, CISM, CISA, ISO27001 Lead Auditor
PLUS at least 3 years experience in IT (hardware and operating systems), information security and vulnerability testing
This Course is also accredited to the GCHQ Certified Training scheme which means it will contribute towards your CCP accreditation (CESG Certified Professional). The course is certified to Application Level in the IISP core skills D1 (Information Assurance Methodologies), D2 (Security Testing) and G1 (Audit and Review).