Security+

Security+

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by Neil Smyth
     
 
Few Information Technology skills are in more demand these days than those related to security and few qualifications in this field are more respected than CompTIA.s Security+ certification.

Security+ Essentials is an eBook designed to provide the knowledge necessary to pass the CompTIA Security+ exam. Topics covered include I.T. infrastructure security,

Overview

Few Information Technology skills are in more demand these days than those related to security and few qualifications in this field are more respected than CompTIA.s Security+ certification.

Security+ Essentials is an eBook designed to provide the knowledge necessary to pass the CompTIA Security+ exam. Topics covered include I.T. infrastructure security, access control, cryptography, intrusion detection, firewall configuration, threat types, public key infrastructure and more.

If you are planning to study for the Security+ exam, or simply want to learn more about I.T. Security in general, Security+ Essentials is an ideal source of information.

Topics covered in this book include:

- Mandatory, Discretionary, Role and Rule Based Access Control

- Authentication and Identity Verification

- An Overview of IT Security Threats and Attacks

- Software Exploitation, Malicious Code and Social Engineering

- Identifying Common and Nonessential Services

- An Overview of Communications Security

- The Basics of Email and Web Security

- IT Media Security Basics

- Network Security Topologies

- Intrusion Detection Systems

- Security Baselines and Operating System, Network and Application Hardening

- Cryptography Basics

- An Overview of Public Key Infrastructures (PKI)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940012000231
Publisher:
Payload Media
Publication date:
12/18/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
130 KB

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Security+ 3.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
Billb44 More than 1 year ago
This book is okay as a starting place for this certification, but it has too many errors in it to be a lasting reference. This book also doesn't go into enough detail to be a the only reference guide for this exam.
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