Security+ Certification Boot Camp

COURSE OUTLINE:

Description

CompTIA's Security+ is the premier vendor-neutral security certification and is included in the approved list of certifications to meet DoD Directive 8570.1 requirements. Our Security+ courseware has received the CompTIA Approved Quality Content (CAQC) symbol assuring you that all test objectives are covered in the training material.

This course provides exam preparation and includes pre-class online access to:

  • Security+ reading plan
  • Security+ review guide
  • Security+ certification practice exams

During class, you'll have access to:

  • Security+ student manual
  • Additional Security+ practice exam questions
  • Comprehension exercises, study digest, and quick reference card

The Security+ exam administered on the last day is optional based on preparedness. You have the option to receive an exam voucher and take the exam at a later date.

Audience

Candidates for the Security+ certification (SY0-401)

Prerequisites

CompTIA A+ certification and CompTIA Network+ certification or equivalent experience

1. Security Threats and Controls

  • Security Controls
  • Threats and Attacks
  • Network Attacks
  • Assessment Tools and Techniques

2. Cryptography and Access Control

  • Ciphers, Hashes, and Steganography
  • Public Key Infrastructure
  • Password Authentication
  • Authorization and Account Management

3. Network Security

  • Secure Network Design
  • Security Appliances and Applications
  • Wireless Network Security
  • VPN and Remote Access Security
  • Network Application Security

4. Host, Data, and Application Security

  • Host Security
  • Data Security
  • Web Services Security
  • Web Application Security
  • Virtualization and Cloud Security

5. Operational Security

  • Site Security
  • Mobile and Embedded Device Security
  • Risk Management
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Incident Response and Forensics
  • Security Policies and Training