English | February 28th, 2020 | ISBN: 1260458318 | 320 pages | True EPUB | 24.23 MB
This hands-on guide shows clearly how to administer an effective cybersecurity testing lab using affordable technologies and cloud resources.
Manage your own robust, inexpensive cybersecurity testing environment
Build Your Own Cybersecurity Testing Lab: Low-cost Solutions for Testing in Virtual and Cloud-based Environments fully explains multiple techniques for developing lab systems, including the use of Infrastructure-as-Code, meaning you can write programs to create your labs quickly, without manual steps that could lead to costly and frustrating mistakes. Written by a seasoned IT security professional and acad, this book offers complete coverage of cloud and virtual environments as well as physical networks and automation. Included with the book is access to videos that demystify difficult concepts.
Gather network requirements and build your cybersecurity testing lab
Set up virtual machines and physical systems from inexpensive components
Select and configure the necessary operating systems
Gain remote access through SSH, RDP, and other remote access protocols
Efficiently isolate subnets with physical switches, routers, and VLANs
Analyze the vulnerabilities and challenges of cloud-based infrastructures
Handle implementation of systems on Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Ee
Maximize consistency and repeatability using the latest automation tools