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LabConnection on DVD for Security+ Guide to Network Security Fundamentals, 4e is packed with powerful computer-based exercises, simulations, in-depth remediation capabilities, and even grading and record tools—making it ideal as a virtual lab and homework assignment tool. LabConnection reflects the latest developments and advances from the field. It fully supports Cengage Learning's best-selling Security+ Guide to Network Security Fundamentals, 4e as well as the most recent CompTIA Security+ certification exam, and offers remediation toward both. This dti Publishing system enables exercises and labs to be embedded within the curriculum and instruction, and can be built into a distance learning course. The standalone DVD version requires internet access only for initial registration on each computer. LabConnection is also available as online and institutional versions with full learning management capabilities.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781111640293
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 10/4/2013
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 4
  • Product dimensions: 5.30 (w) x 7.60 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Mark Ciampa is Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Previously, he served as Associate Professor and Director of Academic Computing for 20 years at Volunteer State Community College in Gallatin, Tennessee. Dr. Ciampa has worked in the IT industry as a computer consultant for the U.S. Postal Service, the Tennessee Municipal Technical Advisory Service, and the University of Tennessee. He is also the author of many Cengage/Course Technology books, including Security+ Guide to Network Security Fundamentals, CWNA Guide to Wireless LANs, 3e, CWSP Guide to Wireless Security, Guide to Wireless Communications, and Networking BASICS. He holds a Ph.D. in digital communication systems from Indiana State University.

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Security. 2. Malware and Social Engineering Attacks. 3. Application and Network Attacks. 4. Vulnerability Assessment and Mitigating Attacks. 5. Host, Application and Data Security. 6. Network Security. 7. Network Security Protocols and Administering a Secure Network. 8. Wireless Network Security. 9. Access Control Fundamentals. 10. Authenticating and Account Management. 11. Basic Cryptography. 12. Digital Certificates, PKI, and Transport Encryption. 13. Business Continuity. 14. Risk Mitigation and Awareness Training.

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