Certified Network Defender

The Certified Network Defender (CND) certification program aims at training Network Administrators in the art of protecting, detecting and responding to different threats and attacks on the network. Network administrators are typically acquainted with network elements, traffic, performance and utilization, configuration, location of every system, security policy, etc. A CND will get an elemental understanding of software and network technologies and will get a deep understanding of how networks operate. They will also learn the art of analyzing logs and subject material.

In addition, gaining knowledge about IDS, firewall and VPN configuration, network security protocols, defense fundamentals and analysis techniques will help the Network Administrator design safer network security policies and come up with successful incident response strategies.

Course Outline

  • Computer Network and Defense Fundamentals
  • Network Security Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Attacks
  • Network Security Controls, Protocols, and Devices
  • Network Security Policy Design and Implementation
  • Physical Security
  • Host Security
  • Secure Firewall Configuration and Management
  • Secure IDS Configuration and Management
  • Secure VPN Configuration and Management
  • Wireless Network Defense
  • Network Traffic Monitoring and Analysis
  • Network Risk and Vulnerability Management
  • Data Backup and Recovery
  • Network Incident Response and Management

Computer Network Defender Training Program

Cyber attacks leading to great financial and reputational damage are causing organizations to focus on Cyber-defense.

Despite their best efforts, breaches are still occurring in organizations. Hence its become a must for these organizations to have network professionals who specialize in detecting, protecting and responding to threats.

Students joining the Certified Network Defender course, will gain an in-depth understanding and hands-on ability to operate in real-world situations involving network defense. They’re going to gain the technical depth needed to actively design a secure network in your organization. This course offers you the elemental understanding of how data transfer actually works and of network and software system technologies so that you understand what software and services are automating, how networks operate and the way to examine the subject material.

You will not only learn the way to guard, observe and respond to network attacks but will also learn about how to apply network security controls and protocols, secure configuration of VPN’s, IDS and firewall, network defense essentials and perimeter appliances. In addition to these, you will also learn how to read, analyze and scan network traffic for vulnerabilities which will eventually help you in creating safe network security policies and producing effective incident response plans.


Teach Network Administrators safe networking and give them the skill which will help in the continuity of business operations in case of an attack.

About The Exam

  • Number of Questions: 10

  • Test Format: Multiple Choice

  • Test Delivery: ECC EXAM

  • Exam Prefix: 312-38

  • Test Duration: 4 Hours

  • Passing Score – 60% to 85% (Depending on the difficulty of questions which appear in the exam)

  • Eligibility: 18+ Years

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