Mile2 Cybersecurity Certifications

Mile2 Cyber Security Certification


What is A Cloud Security Officer?



Online Training and Certification Available

What does a Cloud Security Officer Do?

Cloud Security refers to a set of policies, technologies, and controls that are utilized to protect cloud-based virtual data and services.


More and more companies are moving to cloud-based virtual networks and cloud-based storage solutions that provide a lot of flexibility, but have their own security challenges.


Cloud Security Officers understand that a virtual environment must be protected from threats with an efficient security controls to deter, prevent, detect, and correct intrusions and vulnerabilities.  They plan, implement, and report on their cloud security controls focusing on ‘hardening’ the environment via identity management, physical security, personnel security, privacy, penetration testing, access control, data integrity, and encryption.

How Much Does a Certified Cloud Security officer Earn?

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Up to $130,000/yr

Mile2 has designed the C)CSO Exam to measure your understanding of the Work Role ID: OV-MGT-001 with an emphasis on Cloud Security Controls

What Topics are Covered in the Certified Cloud Security Officer Exam?

What is the Exam Like?

free 2nd chance exam Mile2 Cyber Security Certification

*  The C)CSO Exam will take approximately 2 hours.  

*  Multiple choice

*  Taken online via your account.

*  100 exam questions

*   A passing score of 70% is required to earn the C)CSO certification   

*  The certification is valid for 3 years.  

*  Certification Renewal Policies can be found at       

*  Our free “Second Chance Exam” will automatically load if you do not pass the certification exam on your first attempt.

*  Please use the unlimited practice exams and exam prep guide to prepare yourself for the certification exam.


If you do not achieve the passing score after two attempts, you will need to purchase a new exam attempt and there may be a waiting period before you can retake the Certified Cloud Security Officer exam again.

Am I Ready for the C)CSO Exam?

The C)CSO Exam earns a 400 Level certification. Therefore, a strong background in computing languages, IT and cybersecurity is recommended if you will be attempting the exam without any training. 

Click on the Icon below to see a set of 6 sample questions from the C)CSO Practice Exam.


C)CSO Flashcards

I Think I Need Some Training. What Are My Options?

There are two options for training to help prepare you for the Certified Cloud Security Officer Exam.



1.  The Ultimate Self-Study Combo will give you 12 months of access to instructional materials as well as access to the certification exam.


2.  The Live Class is 5 days of live instruction via an online classroom.  Additionally, you will get 12 months of access to the Ebook/s, Instructional Videos and Lab Guide.


All materials and exams are accessed through your account.

What Learning Materials Come
With the Training?

1.  Ebook/s –  These online flip books have been built by industry and subject matter experts to deliver you a dynamic learning experience.  Each chapter includes text as well as infographics for visual learners.  Plus there is plenty of space on each page for notes.

2.  Videos – The videos coincide with the books with a recorded instructor going through each page and adding descriptions, life experiences, and conversational-style delivery for auditory learners.

3. Exam Prep Guide – Much like an ATC or SAT prep guide, the prep guide will briefly cover all topics and areas you should be prepared to be questioned in during the certification exam.

4.  Lab Guide – To aid you in the use of the Hands-On Labs in our Cyber Range

5.  Cyber Range Access – 2 weeks of Cyber Range access

6.  *Practice Exam – Unlimited practice exams simulate the exam environment, but beware!  The questions on the exam are NOT the same as in the exam simulator.  Often, the practice exam questions are a bit easier.  A good score on the practice exam will not guarantee a good score on the certification exam.

7.  *Certification Exam – A multiple choice test

8.  *Second Chance Exam – Should you not achieve the 70% score needed for certification on your first attempt.


* The Practice Exam, Certification Exam, and Second Chance exam are NOT a part of the Live Class.  They must be purchased separately with the Exam Combo.

Cyber Range

Labs are performed in Mile2's exclusive Cyber Range

Click here for information on the Cyber Range

The C)CSO is a Part of These Role-Based Master Certification Learning Paths

Hover over each flashcard to see the correct answer

This provides virtual machines and other absracted hardware and operating systems which may be contolled through a server aqpplication programming interface (API)

A.  Software-as-a-Service

B. Platform-as-a-Service

C.  Infrastructure-as-a-Service


Correct Answer:


This cloud infrastructure is operated solely for an organization

A.  Private Cloud

B. Community Cloud

C.  Hybrid Cloud

D. Public Cloud

Correct Answer:

Private Cloud

Interoperable authentication and encryption controls/components include all but which of the following?

A.  ESXi



D.  OpenPGP

Correct Answer:


This focuses on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and the free movement of that data.

A.  EC Directive 95/46
B. Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act

C. Tort Law

D. Eu General Data Protection Regulation 2012

Correct Answer:

EC Directive 95/46

The creation of a virtual (rather than a physical) version of something such as hardware platforms, operating systems, storage devices or network resources is called _____?

A. hypervisor

B. virtual machine

C. VMkernel

D. virtualization

Correct Answer:


The process by which a Cloud Security Officer acquires, tests, and deploys security updates to an organization's system to reduce its vulnerability to malicious activity is _____________.

A.  Baseline Compliance Monitoring and Remediation

B.  Performance Monitoring

C.  Patch Management

D.  Access Control for Remote Access

Correct Answer:

Patch Management


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