Certified Network Security Professional

How It Works

  1. 1. Select Certification & Register
  2. 2. Receive Online e-Learning Access (LMS)
  3. 3. Take exam online anywhere, anytime
  4. 4. Get certified & Increase Employability

Test Details

  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • No. of questions: 50
  • Maximum marks: 50, Passing marks: 25 (50%).
  • There is NO negative marking in this module.
  • Online exam.

Benefits of Certification

$49.00 /-
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Why should I take this certification?

This certification will teach you various areas of network security to detect intrusion & how to defend from cyber attacks. You will learn the principles and concepts of networking, security, firewall & security management. The certification tests the candidates on various areas in network security which includes knowledge of networking, cryptography, implementation and management of network security measures.

Study & Learn

  • Concepts of Networking & Security
  • Cryptography Firewall
  • Hardware Security
  • Web & Wireless Security
  • OS & System Security
  • Security Management.

How will I benefit from this certification?

Network security professional are in great demand. Companies specializing in securing and implementation of computer networks are constantly hiring knowledgeable professionals. Various public and private companies also need network security professional for securing and managing their computer networks.

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Companies that hire Network Security Professional

Vskills Certified candidates will find employment in Top companies like IBM India Services, Cisco India, Capgemini, Accenture, TCS, HCL Technologies

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Networking Concepts

  • Basics of Communication Systems
  • LAN, MAN and WAN
  • Transmission Media, OSI and TCP/IP stack
  • Internet Protocol
  • Transport Layer
  • TCP/IP Applications

Security Concepts

  • Security Principles
  • Identification and Authentication
  • Attack Types
  • Social Engineering
  • Physical Security
  • Steganography

Security Planning and Policy

  • Security Planning
  • Security Policies and Guidelines

Security Models

  • Security Models
  • Trust Models
  • Access Controls


  • Evolution and Data Encryption Methods
  • Symmetric and Asymmetric Key Cryptography
  • Private and Public Key Exchange
  • Secret Key Cryptography
  • Message Authentication and Hash functions
  • Public Key Infrastructure
  • Electronic Signature

Hardware Security

  • Smart Card
  • Access Token
  • Biometrics

Router Hardening and ACL

  • Routing Process and Router Security
  • Create and Implement Access Control Lists (ACL)
  • Remove Unwanted Services and Router Logging


  • IDS Concepts and Types
  • Signature Detection and Log Analysis


  • Concept, Components and Types
  • Firewall Policy and Rule Sets
  • Proxy Server, Bastion Host, DMZ and Honeypot
  • Forefront TMG 2010 Server and iptables

Wireless Security

  • WAP and AP security
  • Wireless PKI
  • Wireless Security Solutions and Auditing

System Security

  • Desktop Security
  • Email Security
  • Web Security
  • VPN Types and Architecture

OS Security

  • OS Vulnerabilities, updates and patches
  • OS Integrity Checks
  • OS Hardening (Linux and Windows)
  • Trusted OS

Security Management

  • Network Management and SNMP
  • Incident Response
  • BCP and DR

Regulations and Compliance

  • Law and policies
  • IT Act, IPC and Copyright act
  • Privacy
  • Email policy

Web Security

  • Web Server Attacks
  • Web Application Attacks
  • Cloud Computing and Security
  • Identity Access Management

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