Security+ Certification

Objectives

A mid-level understanding of security issues

Familiarity with encryption, secure remote connections and protocols

Successful preparation to pass the CompTIA Security+ Certification Exam

Text: CompTIA Security+ All-In-One, exam SY0-501, Conklin & White, McGraw Hill (an ebook for the current semester)

Get the Security+ Exam Objectives at http://certification.comptia.org/Training/testingcenters/examobjectives.aspx

Day 1

Introductions, skill assessment

Chapter 1: Malware and Indicators of Compromise

Chapter 2: Attacks

Chapter 3: Threat Actors

Day 2

 

Chapter 4: Vulnerability Scanning and Penetration Testing

Chapter 5: Vulnerabilities and Impacts

Chapter 6: Network Components

Chapter 7: Security Tools and Technologies

Day 3

Chapter 8: Troubleshooting Common Security Issues

Chapter 9: Mobile Devices

Chapter 10: Implementing Secure Protocols

Chapter 11: Architecture Frameworks and Secure Network Architectures

Day 4

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Chapter 15:

Day 5

Chapter 16:

Chapter 17

Chapter 18:

Chapter 19:

Day 6

Chapter 20:

Chapter 21:

Chapter 22:

Chapter 23:

Day 7

Chapter 24:

Chapter 25:

Chapter 14:

Chapter 26:

Day 8

Chapter 27:

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Chapter 29: