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CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 Complete Video Course and Practice Test

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CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 Complete Video Course and Practice Test

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  • Copyright 2018
  • Edition: 1st
  • Premium Edition Video
  • ISBN-10: 0-13-480754-5
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-480754-6

More than 19 hours of deep-dive training covering every objective in the CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) exam.

CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) Complete Video Course is an engaging self-paced video training solution that provides learners with more than 19 hours of personal training from security expert Sari Greene. Through the use of topic-focused instructional videos, you will gain an in-depth understanding of each objective in the CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) exam as well as a deeper understanding of security foundations and principles.

CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) Complete Video Course contains more than 19 hours of training with content divided into 7 modules with more than 40 content-targeted lessons. This title covers every objective in the newly updated CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 exam and includes screencast teaching, whiteboard explanations, deep dives on security theory and everyday practices, and live demos/labs showing how to complete tasks in real time. Most lessons end with a "Security in Action" segment, which takes the security knowledge you’ve learned to the next level.

The video lessons in this course review each exam objective, so you can use it as a complete study tool for taking the CompTIA Security+ exam.

This course also includes
* End-of-lesson quizzes
* Performance-based exercises to help you learn and retain knowledge
* A practice exam that runs in the Pearson test prep software

Major sections are as follows:
* Threats, Attacks and Vulnerabilities
* Tools and Technologies
* Architecture and Design
* Identity and Access Management
* Risk Management
* Cryptography and PKI
* Acing the Exam

Skill Level

What You Will Learn
* Every objective on the CompTIA Security+ exam
* Tips to prepare for and pass the exam
* Real-world security configuration skills

Who Should Take This Course
Primary audience: Anyone preparing for the CompTIA Security+ examination.
Secondary audience: Anyone interested in learning security fundamentals.

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Sample Content

Table of Contents

Module 1 Threats, Attacks and Vulnerabilities
Lesson 1: Analyze Indicators of Compromise and Determine Malware
Lesson 2: Compare and Contrast Cyber Attacks
Lesson 3: Explain Threat Actors and Attributes
Lesson 4: Explain Penetration Testing
Lesson 5: Explain Vulnerability Scanning
Lesson 6: Explain the Impact of Vulnerabilities

Module 2 Tools and Technologies
Lesson 7: Install and Configure Network Components
Lesson 8: Assessing Security Posture
Lesson 9: Troubleshoot Common Security Issues
Lesson 10: Interpreting Output
Lesson 11: Deploy Mobile Devices Securely
Lesson 12: Implement Secure Protocols

Module 3 Architecture and Design
Lesson 13: Explain Use Cases and Purpose of Frameworks, Configuration Guides, and Best Practices
Lesson 14: Implement Secure Network Architecture
Lesson 15: Implement Secure System Design
Lesson 16: Explain the Importance of Secure Staging and Deployment
Lesson 17: Explain the Security Implications of Embedded Systems
Lesson 18: Summarize Secure Application Development and Deployment Concepts
Lesson 19: Summarize Cloud and Virtualization Concepts
Lesson 20: Explain Risk Reducing Resiliency and Automation Strategies
Lesson 21: Explain the Importance of Physical Security Controls

Module 4 Identity and Access Management
Lesson 22: Compare and Contrast Identity and Access Management Concepts
Lesson 23: Install and Configure Identity and Access Services
Lesson 24: Implement Identity and Access Management Controls
Lesson 25: Differentiate Common Account Management Practices

Module 5 Risk Management
Lesson 26: Explain the Importance of Policies, Plans and Procedures
Lesson 27: Summarize Business Impact Analysis Concepts
Lesson 28: Explain Risk Management Concepts
Lesson 29: Follow Incident Response Procedures
Lesson 30: Summarize the Basic Concepts of Forensics
Lesson 31: Explain Disaster Recovery and Continuity of Operations Concepts
Lesson 32: Compare and Contrast Controls
Lesson 33: Carry Out Data Security and Privacy Practices

Module 6 Cryptography and PKI
Lesson 34: Compare and Contrast Basic Concepts of Cryptography
Lesson 35: Explain Cryptographic Algorithms and Their Basic Characteristics
Lesson 36: Install and Configure Wireless Security Standards
Lesson 37: Implement PKI

Module 7 Acing the Exam
Lesson 38 Understanding the Security+ Exam Structure
Lesson 39 Test Taking Strategies
Lesson 40 The Week Leading Up to Your Exam
Lesson 41 What to Expect at the Testing Center
Lesson 42 Attaining and Maintaining Your Security+ Certification


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