Network Defender




This assessment provides a comprehensive set of multiple-choice questions mapping to 14 primary domains critical to a Network Defenders role. The 14 Knowledge domains assessed are:

•        Fundamental Computer Networks and Network Defense
•        Network Security Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Attacks
•        Network Security Controls, Protocols, and Devices
•        Network Security Policy Design and Implementation
•        Physical Security
•        Host Security
•        Secure Firewall Configuration and Management
•        Secure IDS Configuration and Management
•        Secure VPN Configuration and Management
•        Wireless Network Defense
•        Network Traffic Monitoring and Analysis
•        Network Risk and Vulnerability Management
•        Data Backup and Recovery
•        Network Incident Response and Management


After completing this assessment, the candidate or organization administering the assessment will have a strong idea of knowledge-based strengths and weaknesses in the domain the candidate is being tested, broken down by the relevant knowledge domain as it relates to the Network Defenders primary job responsibilities.