Security in Google Cloud Training

This training course gives you a broad study of security controls and techniques in Google Cloud. Through lectures, demonstrations, and labs, you explore and deploy the components of a secure Google Cloud solution. You use services including Cloud Identity, Identity and Access Management (IAM), Cloud Load Balancing, Cloud IDS, Web Security Scanner, BeyondCorp Enterprise, and Cloud DNS.
Course Details


3 days


  • Prior completion of Google Cloud Fundamentals: Core Infrastructure or equivalent experience.
  • Prior completion of Networking in Google Cloud or equivalent experience.
  • Knowledge of foundational concepts in information security, through experience or through online training such as SANS's SEC301: Introduction to Cyber Security.
  • Basic proficiency with command-line tools and Linux operating system environments.
  • Systems Operations experience, including deploying and managing applications, either on-premises or in a public cloud environment.
  • Reading comprehension of code in Python or Javascript.
  • Basic understanding of Kubernetes terminology (preferred but not required).

Target Audience

  • Cloud information security analysts, architects, and engineers
  • Information security/cybersecurity specialists
  • Cloud infrastructure architects

Skills Gained

  • Identify the foundations of Google Cloud security.
  • Manage administration identities with Google Cloud.
  • Implement user administration with Identity and Access Management (IAM).
  • Configure Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs) for isolation, security, and logging.
  • Apply techniques and best practices for securely managing Compute Engine.
  • Apply techniques and best practices for securely managing Google Cloud data.
  • Apply techniques and best practices for securing Google Cloud applications.
  • Apply techniques and best practices for securing Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) resources.
  • Manage protection against distributed denial of service attacks (DDoS).
  • Manage content-related vulnerabilities.
  • Implement Google Cloud monitoring, logging, auditing, and scanning solutions.
Course Outline
  • Foundations of Google Cloud Security
  • Securing Access to Google Cloud
  • Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • Configuring Virtual Private Cloud for Isolation and Security
  • Securing Compute Engine: Techniques and Best Practices
  • Securing Cloud Data: Techniques and Best Practices
  • Securing Applications: Techniques and Best Practices
  • Securing Google Kubernetes Engine: Techniques and Best Practices
  • Protecting against Distributed Denial of Service Attacks (DDoS)
  • Content-Related Vulnerabilities: Techniques and Best Practices
  • Monitoring, Logging, Auditing, and Scanning
Upcoming Course Dates
USD $2,700
Online Virtual Class
Date: Nov 13 - 15, 2024
Time: 9 AM - 5 PM ET
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