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(Video) Exam Profile - CompTIA Security+ SY0-201
By David L. Prowse
May 30, 2011
CompTIA Security+ is a vendor-neutral certification covering computer systems security, network security, access control and organizational security. Find out what you can expect to see on the exam and how you can better prepare for it.
(Video) Exam Profile: CompTIA Security+
By Darril Gibson
Apr 23, 2012
The CompTIA Security+ certification is designed to prove competency in computer systems security, network security, access control and organizational security. Find out what you can expect to see on the exam and how you can better prepare for it.
Basic Access List Configuration for Cisco Devices
By Sean Wilkins
Apr 4, 2011
This article discusses the basic concepts of how ACLs work and shows how a basic ACL is configured.
CCNP Security vs. CCSP
By Mary Kyle, Ed Tittel
Feb 9, 2011
Ed Tittel explains the differences in Cisco’s security certifications and how to migrateyour CCSP credentials to the new CCNP Security credential.
Certification and Career Self-Assessment: Can and Should You Do It? (2014 Edition)
By Ed Tittel, Mary Kyle
May 13, 2014
In this article, you’ll take a look at how annual self-assessment and planning benefits your professional career along with some things to consider when developing or refining your career and certification plans.
Choosing the Right Security Certifications for You
By Ed Tittel, Mary Kyle
Feb 16, 2011
Ed Tittel compares some of the most popular security certifications.
Cisco AAA Configuration
By Sean Wilkins
Jan 20, 2011
Sean Wilkins reviews Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting (AAA) security functionality and shows some basic configurations which can be used to solve problems on the network.
Comparing and Contrasting Security+ and SSCP
By Ed Tittel, Mary Kyle
Feb 14, 2011
Ed Tittel compares two entry-level security certifications and offers tips for choosing the right one to pursue.
Complementing Your Cisco Security Certifications with Vendor-Neutral Security Certifications
By Mary Kyle, Ed Tittel
Feb 9, 2011
Ed Tittel takes a look at select vendor-neutral information security certifications that make great counterparts to Cisco security certs.
CompTIA Provides Info about Performance-Based Testing
By Ed Tittel
Sep 20, 2012
Ed Tittel takes a look at the addition of performance-based questions on CompTIA’s exams: how they’re written and what to expect.
CompTIA Security+ Cert Guide: OS Hardening and Virtualization
By David L. Prowse
Dec 29, 2011
This chapter covers the CompTIA Security+ SY0-301 objectives 3.6, 4.1, and 4.2, Hardening Operating Systems and Virtualization Technology.
CompTIA Security+ Cert Guide: OS Hardening and Virtualization
By David L. Prowse
Dec 23, 2010
David Prowse covers what you need to know to make your operating system strong as steel. He then delves into virtual machines and other virtual implementations with an eye on applying real-world virtualization scenarios.
CompTIA Security+ Exam Cram: Domain 3.0: Threats and Vulnerabilities
By Diane Barrett
Jan 24, 2012
This chapter provides sample questions (with answers and explanations) to help you prepare for the Domain 3 portion of the Security+ exam.
CompTIA Security+ Exam Cram: Risk Management
By Diane Barrett, Kirk Hausman, Martin Weiss
Jan 4, 2012
In covering the official CompTIA Security+, SY0-301 exam objectives, this chapter examines risk, mitigation strategies, and the value of security-awareness training in managing risk.
CompTIA Security+ SY0-201 Practice Questions: Assessment and Audits
By Diane Barrett
Dec 8, 2009
This chapter provides practice questions, along with answers and explanations, for Assessment and Audits section of the Security+ exam.
Crafting a Personal Certification Plan (2014 Edition)
By Ed Tittel, Mary Kyle
May 13, 2014
In this article, you’ll learn how to construct a personal certification plan to reflect both long- and short-term certification goals.
David Prowse on the CompTIA Security+ Renewal Policy
By David L. Prowse
Sep 1, 2010
Pearson IT Certification author David Prowse explains the nature and ramifications of CompTIA's new exam recertification policy. He also provides study tips for the Security+ exam.
Exam Profile: CompTIA Security+ SY0-201
By David L. Prowse
Nov 1, 2010
In this article, David L. Prowse profiles the CompTIA Security+ SY0-201 exam. Find out what you can expect to see on the exam and how you can better prepare for it.
Exam Profile: CompTIA's New Security+ SY0-301 Exam
By Darril Gibson
Apr 18, 2011
This article compares the newer CompTIA Security+ SY0-301 domains with the recently retired SY0-201 domains, lists the objectives for the SY0-301 exam, and provides several links to CompTIA for more information.
Exam Profile: CompTIA's New Security+ SY0-401 Exam
By Diane Barrett
Aug 4, 2014
This article describes the new CompTIA Security+ SY0-401 exam, including the objectives, preparation hints, and study resources.

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