Internal Audit Training, IT Audit Training Courses, Information Security Training - CPE Interactive

Continuing Professional Education for Audit, Assurance, & Info Security

Course Description

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a collection of cloud-based products that enables companies to offer online services. These products range from computing, storage, networking, database, analytics, application services, management, and developer tools which constitute the backbone of today’s web-based processes.

AWS enables SAP, SharePoint, Exchange to be accessible throughout the world via the Internet. Content-based systems including the education content application Blackboard used by many universities, streaming systems providing entertainment, news and advertising content, and shopping systems all rely on AWS and similar products. Security of these systems is of paramount importance.

Learning Objectives

  • Fundamental cloud computing and AWS security concepts
  • Access control and management features of AWS
  • Data encryption methods to secure sensitive data
  • The security and compliance benefits
  • Services used to maintain governance of the control environments
  • A general understanding of the AWS audit features

Course Outline

Introduction to AWS

  • Cloud computing essentials
  • AWS infrastructure
  • AWS components

AWS Security Services

  • Access Control
  • Access Management
  • Data Encryption
  • Governance and Monitoring

AWS Auditing
Compliance and Assurance Programs

Additional Information

Who Should Attend
  • IT Auditors
  • Operational Auditors
  • Internal Control Professionals
  • Information Security Professionals
Learning Level

Intermediate

Delivery

Group-Live

Field

Auditing

Recommended Prerequisites
Advanced Preparation

None

Session Duration

Online: N/A

On Site: 1 day

CPE Credits: 8 CPEs