Course Duration : 5 Days

CompTIA Security+

The CompTIA® Security+® course is designed to help you prepare for the SY0-401 exam. Students will implement and monitor security on networks, applications, and operating systems, and respond to security breaches.
  • Identify the fundamental concepts of computer security.
  • Identify security threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Examine network security.
  • Manage application, data and host security.
  • Identify access control and account management security measures.
  • Manage certificates.
  • Identify compliance and operational security measures.
  • Manage risk.
  • Manage security incidents.
  • Develop business continuity and disaster recovery plans.
This course is targeted toward an Information Technology (IT) professional who has networking and administrative skills in Windows-based TCP/IP networks and familiarity with other operating systems, such as OS X, Unix, or Linux, and who wants to further a career in IT by acquiring a foundational knowledge of security topics; prepare for the CompTIA Security+ Certification examination; or use Security+ as the foundation for advanced security certifications or career roles.
  1. Security Fundamentals
  • Information Security Cycle
  • Information Security Controls
  • Authentication Methods
  • Cryptography Fundamentals
  • Security Policy Fundamentals
  1. Identifying Security Threats and Vulnerabilities
  • Social Engineering
  • Malware
  • Physical Threats and Vulnerabilities
  • Software-Based Threats
  • Network-Based Threats
  • Wireless Threats and Vulnerabilities
  • Physical Threats and Vulnerabilities
  1. Managing Data, Application, and Host Security
  • Manage Data Security
  • Manage Application Security
  • Manage Device and Host Security
  • Manage Mobile Security
  1. Implementing Network Security
  • Configure Security Parameters on Network Devices and Technologies
  • Network Design Elements and Components
  • Implement Networking Protocols and Services
  • Apply Secure Network Administration Principles
  • Secure Wireless Traffic
  1. Implementing Access Control, Authentication, and Account Management
  • Access Control and Authentication Services
  • Implement Account Management Security Controls
  1. Managing Certificates
  • Install a Certificate Authority (CA) Hierarchy
  • Enroll Certificates
  • Secure Network Traffic by Using Certificates
  • Renew Certificates
  • Revoke Certificates
  • Back Up and Restore Certificates and Private Keys
  • Restore Certificates and Private Keys
  1. Implementing Compliance and Operational Security
  • Physical Security
  • Legal Compliance
  • Security Awareness and Training
  • Integrate Systems and Data with Third Parties
  1. Risk Management
  • Risk Analysis
  • Implement Vulnerability Assessment Tools and Techniques
  • Scan for Vulnerabilities
  • Mitigation and Deterrent Techniques
  1. Troubleshooting and Managing Security Incidents
  • Respond to Security Incidents
  • Recover from a Security Inciden
  1. Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Business Continuity
  • Plan for Disaster Recovery
  • Execute Disaster Recovery Plans and Procedures