CompTIA Security+ Certification Study Guide: Exam SY0-201 3E / Edition 3

CompTIA Security+ Certification Study Guide: Exam SY0-201 3E / Edition 3

by Ido Dubrawsky
     
 

ISBN-10: 1597494267

ISBN-13: 9781597494267

Pub. Date: 07/31/2009

Publisher: Elsevier Science

CompTIA Security+ Certification Study Guide: Exam SYO-201, Third Edition, offers a practical guide for those interested in pursuing CompTIA Security+ certification.
The book is organized into six parts. Part 1 deals with general security issues including security threats; hardware and peripheral security risks; the fundamentals of operating system (OS)

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CompTIA Security+ Certification Study Guide: Exam SYO-201, Third Edition, offers a practical guide for those interested in pursuing CompTIA Security+ certification.
The book is organized into six parts. Part 1 deals with general security issues including security threats; hardware and peripheral security risks; the fundamentals of operating system (OS) hardening; implementing system security applications; and concepts of virtualization. Part 2 discusses the fundamentals of network security. Part 3 focuses on network access and network authentication. Part 4 explains the importance of risk assessments and risk mitigation, and how to conduct them. Part 5 reviews general cryptographic concepts and addresses the complex issues involved in planning a certificate-based public key infrastructure (PKI). Part 6 on organizational security discusses redundancy planning; environmental controls; implementing disaster recovery and incident response procedures; and the policies, procedures, and documentation upon which organizational computer security is based. Each chapter begins with Exam Objectives and concludes with Self-Test questions along with their corresponding answers.

• Complete exam-prep package includes full coverage of new Security+ objectives, flash cards, cram sheets, MP3s for exam-day study, PPT presentations, two complete practice exams, and certification e-book library
• Authored by a leading Microsoft security expert
• A good reference for both beginning security professionals and seasoned IT professionals

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781597494267
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
07/31/2009
Pages:
784
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1: Systems Security

Chapter 1: Systems Security Overview

Chapter 2: OS Hardening

Chapter 3: Application Security

Chapter 4: Implementing System Security Applications

Chapter 5: Virtualization Technologies

Part 2: Communication and Network Infrastructure Security

Chapter 6: Network Security

Chapter 7: Wireless Networks

Part 3:Access Control

Chapter 8: Network Access

Chapter 9: Network Authentication

Part 4: Assessments and Audits

Chapter 10: Risk Assessments and Risk Mitigation

Part 5: Cryptopgraphy

Chapter 11: General Cryptographic Concepts

Chapter 12: Public Key Infrastructure

Part 6: Organizational Security

Chapter 13: Redundancy Planning

Chapter 14: Controls and Procedures

Chapter 15: Legislation and Organizational Policies

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