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What you'll get

  • Job Credibility
  • Certification Valid for Life
  • On-demand video*
  • E-Book
  • Self-Paced Learning
  • Certificate of Completion

Exam details

  • Mode of Exam : Online
  • Duration : 1 Hour
  • Multiple Choice Questions are asked
  • No. of Questions are asked : 50
  • Passing Marks : 25 (50%)
  • There is no negative marking

Welcome to the course, " Certified AWS Security" which is a special widely recognized certification across many industries. There is a huge demand for individuals who understand the working security things which specially includes cloud-based infrastructures.

In this course you will learn how to manage AWS Accounts with IAM and Organizations, their technical requirements, the configuration of IAM for a new account, creating IAM policies, creating a master account for AWS Organizations, a new account under an AWS Organization, and how to switch roles with AWS Organizations. You will also learn how to Secure Data on S3 with Policies, their Techniques, requirements, how to encrypt data on S3 and protect data with versioning, etc. You will know many more topics in detail with explanations and examples. 

Some topics which are also discussed are:

  • User Pools and Identity Pools with Cognito
  • Technical requirements
  • Creating Amazon Cognito user pools
  • Creating an Amazon Cognito app clien
  • Creating a CloudHSM cluster
  • Initializing and activating a CloudHSM cluster
  • Setting up and configuring NAT gateways
  • Working with NACLs

And many more things are covered. 

You will just require Basics of AWS

AWS Solutions Architect Associate or Equivalent Knowledge. Those who are interested in gaining the AWS Security Specialty Certification can take this course. This course is for Programming enthusiasts, engineers, and students pursuing computer science. This is a Specialty level certification, so the candidate must have a prior experience in AWS and this course is designed in such a way that everything is comprehensive and concise and discussed from scratch.

This course is created to give you the basic to advanced level of AWS skills which is needed to get a job as an AWS developer.  When you will come to the end of this course, you will be able to create your own pool identification apps and understand AWS security extremely well. You will be even more productive as a software developer.

AWS is popular among  many companies and if popularity among companies exists then there are more career opportunities available for you if you are skilled in the language. So become  an AWS security certified and improve your career options with many job opportunities by taking this course.

Course Content

Total: 84 lectures
  • Managing AWS Accounts with IAM and Organizations
  • Technical requirements
  • Configuring IAM for a new account
  • Creating IAM policies
  • Creating a master account for AWS Organizations
  • Creating a new account under an AWS Organization
  • Switching roles with AWS Organizations
  • Securing Data on S3 with Policies and Techniques
  • Technical requirements
  • Creating S3 access control lists
  • Creating an S3 bucket policy
  • S3 cross-account access from the CLI
  • S3 pre-signed URLs with an expiry time using the CLI and Python
  • Encrypting data on S3
  • Protecting data with versioning
  • Implementing S3 cross-region replication within the same account
  • User Pools and Identity Pools with Cognito
  • Technical requirements
  • Creating Amazon Cognito user pools
  • Creating an Amazon Cognito app client
  • User creation and user signups
  • Implementing an admin authentication flow
  • Implementing a client-side authentication flow
  • Working with Cognito groups
  • Federated identity with Cognito user pools
  • Key Management with KMS and CloudHSM
  • Technical requirements
  • Creating keys in KMS
  • Using keys with external key material
  • Rotating keys in KMS
  • Granting permissions programmatically with grants
  • Using key policies with conditional keys
  • Sharing customer-managed keys across accounts
  • Creating a CloudHSM cluster
  • Initializing and activating a CloudHSM cluster
  • Network Security with VPC
  • Technical requirements
  • Creating a VPC in AWS
  • Creating subnets in a VPC
  • Configuring an internet gateway and a route table for internet access
  • Setting up and configuring NAT gateways
  • Working with NACLs
  • Using a VPC gateway endpoint to connect to S3
  • Configuring and using VPC flow logs
  • Working with EC2 Instances
  • Technical requirements
  • Creating and configuring security groups
  • Launching an EC2 instance into a VPC
  • Setting up and configuring NAT instances
  • Creating and attaching an IAM role to an EC2 instance
  • Using our own private and public keys with EC2
  • Using EC2 user data to launch an instance with a web server
  • Storing sensitive data with the Systems Manager Parameter Store
  • Using KMS to encrypt data in EBS
  • Web Security Using ELBs, CloudFront, and WAF
  • Technical requirements
  • Enabling HTTPS on an EC2 instance
  • Creating an SSL/TLS certificate with ACM
  • Creating a classic load balancer
  • Creating ELB target groups
  • Using an application load balancer with TLS termination at the ELB
  • Using a network load balancer with TLS termination at EC2
  • Securing S3 using CloudFront and TLS
  • Configuring and using the AWS web application firewall (WAF)
  • Monitoring with CloudWatch, CloudTrail, and Config
  • Technical requirements
  • Creating an SNS topic to send emails
  • Working with CloudWatch alarms and metrics
  • Creating a dashboard in CloudWatch
  • Creating a CloudWatch log group
  • Working with CloudWatch events
  • Reading and filtering logs in CloudTrail
  • Creating a trail in CloudTrail
  • Using Athena to query CloudTrail logs in S3
  • Cross-account CloudTrail logging
  • Integrating CloudWatch and CloudTrail
  • Setting up and using AWS Config
  • Compliance with GuardDuty, Macie, and Inspector
  • Technical requirements
  • Setting up and using Amazon GuardDuty
  • Aggregating findings from multiple accounts in GuardDuty
  • Setting up and using Amazon Macie
  • Setting up and using Amazon Inspector
  • Creating a custom Inspector template


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