Course Description

CompTIA Security+ Certification focuses on foundation-level security concepts and practices, incorporating a comprehensive range of security knowledge areas. Discussion will focus on effective techniques of securing your network. This course will also prepare you for the CompTIA Security+ Certification.

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At least six months of networking experience and knowledge of TCP/IP.

Attend and You Will Learn / Expected Outcome

Attend And You Will Learn

Mitigating Threats

  • Core system maintenance
  • Virus and spyware management
  • Browser security
  • Social engineering threats


  • Symmetric cryptography
  • Public key cryptography

Authentication Systems

  • Authentication
  • Hashing
  • Authentication systems

Messaging Security

  • E-mail security
  • Messaging and peer-to-peer security

User and Role-Based Security

  • Security policies
  • Securing file and print resources

Public Key Infrastructure

  • Key management and life cycle
  • Setting up a certificate server
  • Web server security with PKI

Access Security

  • Biometric systems
  • Physical access security
  • Peripheral and component security
  • Storage device security

Ports and Protocols

  • TCP/IP review
  • Protocol-based attacks

Network Security

  • Common network devices
  • Secure network topologies
  • Browser-related network security
  • Virtualization

Wireless Security

  • Wi-fi network security
  • Non-PC wireless devices

Remote Access Security

  • Remote access
  • Virtual private networks

Auditing, Logging, and Monitoring

  • System logging
  • Server monitoring

Vulnerability Testing

  • Risk and vulnerability assessment
  • IDS and IPS
  • Forensics

Organizational Security

  • Organizational policies
  • Education and training
  • Disposal and destruction

Business Continuity

  • Redundancy planning
  • Backups
  • Environmental controls
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