DevSecOps Foundation (DSOF)℠

Secure your DevOps transformation with DevSecOps Foundation practices!

  • 16 hours training on DevSecOps Foundation practices
  • Get the training to apply data and security sciences to your organization
  • Take the unproctored, web-based exam and gain DevSecOps Foundation (DSOF)℠ certification
  • KnowledgeHut is a Registered Education Partner (REP) of the DevOps Institute (DOI)
  • 16 PDUs and SEUs on course completion
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Overview

The DevOps ideology and its emphasis on collaboration between operations, development, testing and support during software development has helped organizations keep up with markets expectations of rapid product rollouts and continuous service. DevOps transformations are enthusiastically adopted by organizations considering the business benefits, but for it to be successful it is important to integrate security as well in every stage of the software development.

DevSecOps is the part of DevOps that emphasises on embedding security early on in the development thus minimizing risk. The DevSecOps Foundation (DSOF)℠ course and the subsequent certification by the DevOps Institute provides candidates the training to understand and apply data and security sciences and the practical steps on integrating security programs into DevOps practices.

KnowledgeHut’s workshop helps you learn the purpose, benefits, concepts, and vocabulary of DevSecOps, how DevSecOps roles fit with a DevOps culture and organization and how to use data and security science as the primary means of protecting the organization and customer. You will get thorough training for appearing for the exams in the form of case studies, real life scenarios and courseware. Enroll now and gain the DevSecOps Foundation (DSOF)℠ certification to usher in DevSecOps into the DevOps culture and organization.

What you will learn

  • What is DevSecOps: The purpose, benefits, concepts, and vocabulary of DevSecOps

  • Benefits: How DevOps security practices differ from other security approaches

  • DevOps for business: Business-driven security strategies

  • Hands on: Understanding and applying data and security sciences

  • DevSecOps groups: The use and benefits of Red and Blue Teams

  • Workflow security: Integrating security into Continuous Delivery workflows

  • Integration: How DevSecOps roles fit with a DevOps culture and organization

Prerequisites

Although there are no formal prerequisites for the exam, DevOps Institute highly recommends the following to prepare candidates for the exam leading to the DevSecOps Foundation (DSOF)℠ certification:

  • It is recommended that candidates complete at least 16 contact hours (instruction and labs) as part of a formal, approved training course delivered by an accredited Education Partner of DevOps Institute

Who Should Attend

  • Those interested in DevSecOps strategies and automation
  • Anyone involved in Continuous Delivery toolchain architectures
  • Compliance Team
  • Delivery Staff
  • DevOps Engineers
  • IT Managers
  • IT Security Professionals, Practitioners, and Managers
  • Maintenance and support staff
  • Managed Service Providers
  • Project & Product Managers
  • Quality Assurance Teams
  • Release Managers
  • Scrum Masters
  • Site Reliability Engineers
  • Software Engineers
  • Testers

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Curriculum

Course Introduction

  • Course Goals
  • Course Agenda
  • Exercise: Diagramming Your CI/CD Pipeline

Why DevSecOps?

  • Key Terms and Concepts
  • Why DevSecOps is important
  • 3 Ways to Think About DevOps+Security
  • Key Principles of DevSecOps

Culture and Management

  • Key Terms and Concepts
  • Incentive Model
  • Resilience
  • Organizational Culture
  • Generativity
  • Erickson, Westrum, and LaLoux
  • Exercise: Influencing Culture

Strategic Considerations

  • Key Terms and Concepts
  • How Much Security is Enough?
  • Threat Modeling
  • Context is Everything
  • Risk Management in a High-velocity World
  • Exercise: Measuring For Success

General Security Considerations

  • Avoiding the Checkbox Trap
  • Basic Security Hygiene
  • Architectural Considerations
  • Federated Identity
  • Log Management

IAM: Identity & Access Management

  • Key Terms and Concepts
  • IAM Basic Concepts
  • Why IAM is Important
  • Implementation Guidance
  • Automation Opportunities
  • How to Hurt Yourself with IAM
  • Exercise: Overcoming IAM Challenges

Application Security

  • Application Security Testing (AST)
  • Testing Techniques
  • Prioritizing Testing Techniques
  • Issue Management Integration
  • Threat Modeling
  • Leveraging Automation

Operational Security

  • Key Terms and Concepts
  • Basic Security Hygiene Practices
  • Role of Operations Management
  • The Ops Environment
  • Exercise: Adding Security to Your CI/CD Pipeline

Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) and Audit

  • Key Terms and Concepts
  • What is GRC?
  • Why Care About GRC?
  • Rethinking Policies
  • Policy as Code
  • Shifting Audit Left
  • 3 Myths of Segregation of Duties vs. DevOps
  • Exercise: Making Policies, Audit and Compliance Work with DevOps

Logging, Monitoring, and Response

  • Key Terms and Concepts
  • Setting Up Log Management
  • Incident Response and Forensics
  • Threat Intelligence and Information Sharing

Course Review

  • Where We Started
  • What We Covered
  • Key Reminders of What’s Important
  • Exercise: Creating a Personal Action Plan

Exam Preparations

  • Exam Requirements, Question Weighting, and Terminology List
  • Sample Exam Review

Faq

The Course

Organizations adopted DevOps in order to become more Agile and deliver products faster into the market. But with this speed came risks and vulnerabilities which often lead to huge and irreversible losses. Hence, the practice of DevSecOps was introduced that involved integrating security early on in the software development life cycle and practicing continuous improvement by a closer association of security with IT and business objectives. This course by the DevOps Institute (DOI) helps you gain the DevSecOps Foundation (DSOF)℠ certification which is a reflection of your expertise in DevOps security strategies and how they should be integrated into the DevOps transformation to ensure business success. The workshop from KnowledgeHut will help you gain the certification at the first attempt and learn how to integrate security programs into DevOps practices, highlighting how professionals can use data and security science as the primary means of protecting the organization and customer.

This course and certification is beneficial to:

  • Those interested in DevSecOps strategies and automation
  • Anyone involved in Continuous Delivery toolchain architectures
  • Compliance Team
  • Delivery Staff
  • DevOps Engineers
  • IT Managers
  • IT Security Professionals, Practitioners, and Managers
  • Maintenance and support staff
  • Managed Service Providers
  • Project & Product Managers
  • Quality Assurance Teams
  • Release Managers
  • Scrum Masters
  • Site Reliability Engineers
  • Software Engineers
  • Testers

By the end of the course you will learn the purpose, benefits, concepts and vocabulary of DevSecOps including DevOps security strategies and aligning them to business benefits.

Participants need to be DevOps Foundation certified to take this course.

Yes, KnowledgeHut offers this training online.

Your instructors are DevOps certified experts who have years of industry experience.

The DevOps Foundation certification is a prerequisite for DevSecOps Foundation (DSOF)℠ certification to ensure participants are aligned with the baseline DevOps definitions and principles. In order to become DevSecOps Foundation (DSOF)℠ certified, candidates must pass the 60-minute unproctored, web-based open book exam, consisting of 40 multiple-choice questions, with 65%. The DevSecOps Foundation (DSOF)℠ certification is governed and maintained by the DevOps Institute.

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KnowledgeHut offers a 100% money back guarantee if the candidate withdraws from the course right after the first session. To learn more about the 100% refund policy, visit our Refund Policy.

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