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The Security+ certification is CompTIA's answer to the market's need for a baseline, vendor-neutral security certification. The IT industry recognizes there is a need to better train, staff, and empower those tasked with designing and implementing information security, and Security+ is an effort to meet this demand. Security+ will become the baseline certification for Microsoft's new security certification initiative (to be announced in 2003). This book is not intended to teach new material. Instead it assumes that you have a solid foundation of knowledge but can use a refresher on important concepts as well as a guide to exam topics and objectives. This book focuses exactly on what you need to pass the exam - it features test-taking strategies, time-saving study tips, and a special Cram Sheet that includes tips, acronyms, and memory joggers not available anywhere else. The series is supported online at several Web sites: examcram.com, informit.com, and cramsession.com.
The accompanying CD features PrepLogic™ Practice Tests, Preview Edition. This product includes one complete PrepLogic Practice Test with approximately the same number of questions found on the actual vendor exam. Each question contains full, detailed explanations of the correct and incorrect answers. The engine offers two study modes, Practice Test and Flash Review, full exam customization, and a detailed score report.
1. CompTIA Certification Exams.
CompTIA Certification Programs Launch Your Career. The Exam Situation. Exam Layout and Design. Using CompTIAs Exam Software Effectively. Exam-Taking Techniques. Question-Handling Strategies. Mastering the Inner Game. Weighted Averages of the Skill Sets. Study Guide Checklist. Additional Resources.
Access Control. Authentication. Nonessential Services and Protocols. Practice Questions. Need to Know More?
Understanding and Identifying Common Services and Nonessential Services Posing Possible Security Threats. Attacks. Malicious Code. Social Engineering. Auditing. Practice Questions. Need to Know More?
Remote Access. Securing Email. Instant Messaging. Web Connectivity. Practice Questions. Need to Know More?
Web Vulnerabilities. Protocol Vulnerabilities. File Transfer Protocol (FTP) Vulnerabilities. Wireless Network Vulnerabilities. Practice Questions. Need to Know More?
Understanding the Basic Security Concepts of Communication and Network Devices. Understanding the Basic Security Concepts of Media. Basic Security Concepts, Strengths, and Vulnerabilities of Security Topologies. Need to Know More?
Intrusion Detection. Security Baselines. Practice Questions. Need to Know More?
Algorithms. Concepts of Using Cryptography. Public Key Infrastructure (PKI). Practice Questions. Need to Know More?
Standards and Protocols. Key Management and the Certificate Lifecycle. Practice Questions. Need to Know More?
Physical Security. Disaster Recovery. Security Policies and Procedures. Practice Questions. Need to Know More?
Understanding Privilege Management. Understanding Computer Forensics. Identifying Risks. Implementing User Education. Understanding Security Documentation. Practice Questions. Need to Know More?
Chapter 1. Chapter 2. Chapter 3. Chapter 4. Chapter 5. Chapter 6. Chapter 7. Chapter 8. Chapter 9. Chapter 10. Chapter 11. Other Resources.
Chapter 2. Chapter 3. Chapter 4. Chapter 5. Chapter 6. Chapter 7. Chapter 8. Chapter 9. Chapter 10.
PrepLogic Practice Tests, Preview Edition. Exclusive Electronic Version of Text. Easy Access to Online Pointers and References.
Exam Simulation. Question Quality. Interface Design. Effective Learning Environment. Software Requirements. Installing PrepLogic Practice Tests, Preview Edition. Removing PrepLogic Practice Tests, Preview Edition from Your Computer. Using PrepLogic Practice Tests, Preview Edition. Starting a Practice Test Mode Session. Starting a Flash Review Mode Session. Standard PrepLogic Practice Tests, Preview Edition Options. Time Remaining. Your Examination Score Report. Review Your Exam. Get More Exams. Contacting PrepLogic. Customer Service. Product Suggestions and Comments. License Agreement.
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