Security+ Certification for Dummies (Books for Dummies Series)

Security+ Certification for Dummies (Books for Dummies Series)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780764525766
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 01/10/2003
Series: For Dummies Series
Edition description: Paperback book and CD-Rom
Pages: 408
Product dimensions: 7.44(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Lawrence Miller is a systems security consultant with over nine years of experience.

Peter Gregory is a logical security strategist at a wireless telecommunications carrier.

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: Exam Basics.

Chapter 1: CompTIA and the Security+ Certification.

Chapter 2: Networking and Security Basics.

Part II: General Security Concepts.

Chapter 3: Access Control.

Chapter 4: Attacks and Malicious Code.

Part III: Communication Security.

Chapter 5: Remote Access.

Chapter 6: E-Mail and Internet Security.

Chapter 7: File Transfer and Directory Services.

Chapter 8: Wireless LANs.

Part IV: Infrastructure Security.

Chapter 9: Devices and Media.

Chapter 10: Security Topologies.

Chapter 11: Security Baselines.

Part V: Cryptography.

Chapter 12: Cryptography Basics.

Chapter 13: Public Key Infrastructure (PKI).

Part VI: Operational/Organizational Security.

Chapter 14: Physical Security.

Chapter 15: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery.

Chapter 16: Security Management.

Chapter 17: Computer Forensics and Incident Response.

Part VII: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 18: Ten Test Day Tips.

Chapter 19: Ten Great Books for the Security Professional.

Chapter 20: Ten Security Web Sites.

Chapter 21: Ten Other Security Certifications.

Part VIII: Appendixes.

Appendix A: Practice Exam.

Appendix B: About the CD-ROM.

Index.

End-User License Agreement.

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