EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CNDv2) – LEC301

EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CNDv2)

EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CNDv2) – LEC301

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EC-Council Certified Network Defender (CNDv2) – LEC301


The Certified Network Defender (CND) cyber security training program was developed as a result of extensive market research and surveys to give students a detailed understanding and the hands-on ability to act in real-life situations involving network defense. This course instructs entry and junior level network security administrators on Defense-in-Depth network security preparedness. It covers the Protect, Detect, and Respond approach to network security. Hands-on labs, based on major network security tools and techniques, give network administrators real world experience on current network security technologies and operations.


Who Should Attend

This course is intended for Network Administrators wanting to be trained on protecting, detecting and responding to the threats on the network. Network administrators are usually familiar with network components, traffic, performance and utilization, network topology, location of each system, security policy, etc. A CND will get the fundamental understanding of the true construct of data transfer, network technologies, software technologies so that the they understand how networks operate, understand what software is automating and how to analyze the subject material. p>


  • It is highly recommended that students have obtained CompTIA Network+ and Security+ certifications, or possess equivalent professional experience upon entering the CND>

What You’ll Learn

Validate the skills that will help the Network Administrators foster resiliency and continuity of operations during attacks.p>


  • How to Protect, Detect and Respond to Network Attacks
  • Network Defense Fundamentals
  • The Application of Network Security Controls and Protocols
  • The Application of Perimeter Application, Secure IDS and VPNs
  • The Application of Secure Firewall Configurations
  • The Intricacies of Network Traffic Signature, Analysis and Vulnerability Scanning

Why You Should Attend

Cyber breaches continue to cause financial impact more than ever before and, despite best efforts, many organizations are still being compromised. The Cybersecurity market is expect to reach $208 billion by 2023. The CND cyber security certification gives perspective Cyber practitioners the technical depth required to actively design a secure networks for any organization. This course prepares individuals for a career in network defense for Department of Defense (DoD) or other rewarding Network Administration and Security Analyst jobs that will increase an estimated 18% over the next six years.p>