Security+ Certification Training Kit

Security+ Certification Training Kit
Published:January 29, 2003Language:English
Author:Microsoft Corporation with Andy Ruth and Kurt HudsonTechnology:Microsoft Office XP
Length:512 PagesISBN 13:9780735618220

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About The BookFor the skills you need on the job—and on the Security+ exam.

The CompTIA Security+ certification exam measures industry-standard knowledge and competencies for managing information security. And now you can build the skills tested every day, on the job—as well as on the Security+ exam—with this all-in-one training kit. Work at your own pace, using lessons and hands-on exercises co-developed by two Security+ certified professionals. As you develop the real-world expertise needed to help protect corporate information systems and data, you’re also preparing for the Security+ exam—the newest CompTIA credential.

  • Identify and help mitigate security risks—essential concepts

  • Know and apply the basic principles of cryptography, keys, and certificates

  • Monitor and help secure vulnerabilities in TCP/IP and network infrastructure

  • Help protect e-mail, RAS, VPNs, wireless services, and other online communications

  • Configure user and group privileges, access control, and authentication

  • Implement security baselines, system updates, and intrusion detection

  • Create an operational security plan—from physical security to business continuity

  • Build an organizational security program—documentation, risk assessment, user education

  • Comprehensive self-paced study guide that maps to Security+ exam goals and objectives

  • Learn-by-doing exercises for skills you can apply to the job

  • Lesson summaries and review questions, including a complete Q&A summary

  • Testing tool that generates realistic practice exams with automated scoring and explanations for both correct and incorrect answers

  • Key chapters from the Microsoft Windows® Security Resource Kit—for real-world knowledge that goes beyond the exam

  • Supplemental security articles on CD from the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the Internet Engineering Task Force, and the Common Criteria organization

  • Fully searchable eBook version of the study guide
  • About Microsoft Corporation with Andy Ruth and Kurt HudsonFounded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq ‘MSFT’) is the worldwide leader in software for personal and business computing. The company offers a wide range of products and services designed to empower people through great software—any time, any place, and on any device.
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