An appreciation of auditing and securing Oracle databases

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Carmalite Center

56 Aungier St

D02 R598 Dublin 2

Ireland

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This course is a one-day seminar that gives the delegates an appreciation of what is involved in securing the Oracle database platform and also securing data in an Oracle database. The class starts the day with the basics; what is security and what is data security? - It goes on to discuss why your data leaks and is insecure before examining some sample exploits and techniques used by attackers. What are the basics of Oracle security; good design, data domains, data security, and user security. The course further discusses secure coding as well as audit trail design and how to deal with an incident or forensic analysis. The day is completed by looking at policy creation, tools, and options available as well as defining a strategy

Course Goals

The aim of the class is for students to get an appreciation of where the risks lie in processing and use of data in their organisations Oracle databases. The goal is to lay out all of the major areas of issue and also possible solutions. The students will cover:
 How data is stolen and stored weakly in an Oracle database
 How to plan for data security and to develop and create a data security policy
 How to focus your efforts on securing the right data using the right solutions

Course Pre-Requisites

The class is intended for DBA’s, Developers, security professionals, IT management and anyone involved in deploying, developing and maintaining Oracle databases. No detailed technical knowledge of Oracle databases is necessary in advance.

The student will receive a URL to download a zip file that includes:
The course notes as PDF files
Free PL/SQL tools and scripts
All of the examples used as SQL and PL/SQL scripts

Instructor Bio:

This course is fast paced and very interesting and is delivered by one of the most well-known experts in database security. Pete Finnigan created the SANS Oracle security step-by-step guide and the CIS Oracle benchmark used by NIST, USA DoD and more is a reference to secure Oracle databases. Pete worked out the mechanisms that Oracle used to protect PL/SQL and showed how they can be easily defeated at the Black Hat conference in Las Vegas in 2006. Pete has published multiple books on databases security and speaks and publishes papers regularly. His company also produces the tool PFCLScan used to protect Oracle databases.

The course will attract 8 verified CPE's

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Carmalite Center

56 Aungier St

D02 R598 Dublin 2

Ireland

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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