LEARNING PATH

Security

After completing the Linux Security path you’ll be able to secure data and applications on Linux systems as well as protect them from attack and intrusion. You’ll start by learning the basics of cloud security, compliance and networking culminate in you sitting your first CompTIA certification exam, Linux+. From there you’ll dive deeper into Python scripting core security skills as you work towards additional CompTIA and CISSP certifications. To crown it off, you’ll learn how to implement industry standard approaches to cybersecurity and PenTesting by preparing for the highest-level CompTIA certifications.These flexible Linux security certification paths let you skip what you know and start at the appropriate lesson, whether you're a total beginner or looking to take your skills to the next level. And like all ACG learning, these paths have a major focus on practical learning using hands-on labs.

Not sure where to start? We’ll guide you through the exact skills you need to gain to progress from novice to guru across a variety of cloud specialties.

These paths are flexible, so you can hop in where you’re comfortable and start at the appropriate level, whether you’re a total novice or looking to take your skills to the next level. And as with all ACG learning, there’s a major focus on gaining practical experience through Hands-on Labs.

video: #101 – Codename: The Rivolta DDoS attack
video: #102 – Codename: The DNS vulnerability of 2008
video: #103 – Codename: Data breach by weak encryption
video: #104 – Codename: IoT bot attacks
video: #105 – Codename: An accidental data breach

17 Hands-on Labs
  • CompTIA Linux+
  • CompTIA CySA+
  • CompTIA PenTest+
  • CompTIA Security+

Learn by Doing

Our learn-by-doing method gets you hands-on with the cloud, so you can build practical experience that sticks.
85% of our learners say they retain more when they learn by doing.

MockUp-CloudPlayground-MED.png

Cloud Playground

Learn by doing with live Cloud Playground AWS, Azure and GCP sandboxes. Cloud along with courses, test ideas, and prep for exams.

MockUp-PracticeExams.png

Practice Exams

Pass on the first try. Prep for certifications with practice exams that mimic the real thing. And get personalized pointers on how to improve.

MockUp-HandsOnLabs.png

Hands-on Labs

Learn new skills faster and get your hands cloudy with thousands of real, guided labs on all things cloud from novice to guru.

Sign In
Welcome Back!

Psst…this one if you’ve been moved to ACG!

Get Started
Who’s going to be learning?