Training & Exams

CompTIA Security+.

About This Course

Course Code
COMSEC17

Course Type
Essentials

Vendor
CompTIA

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,371.00

Course Overview
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Overview

The CompTIA Security+ exam will certify the successful candidate has the knowledge and skills required to install and configure systems to secure applications, networks, and devices; perform threat analysis and respond with appropriate mitigation techniques; participate in risk mitigation activities; and operate with an awareness of applicable policies, laws, and regulations. This course will help delegates prepare for exam SY0-501 - released on October ?4, 2017.

Objectives

This course will teach you the fundamental principles of installing and configuring cybersecurity controls and participating in incident response and risk mitigation.

Study of the course can also help to build the prerequisites to study more advanced IT security qualifications, including CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst CSA+, CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner CASP, and ISC’s CISSP Certified Information Systems Security Professional.

On course completion, you will be able to:

Course Outline

Module 1 / Threats, Attacks, and Vulnerabilities

Indicators of Compromise

Labs:

Critical Security Controls

Lab:

Security Posture Assessment Tools

Labs:

Incident Response

Module 2 / Identity and Access Management

Cryptography

Lab:

Public Key Infrastructure

Lab:

Identification and Authentication

Lab:

Identity and Access Services

Account Management

Lab:

Module 3 / Architecture and Design 1

Secure Network Design

Lab:

Firewalls and Load Balancers

Lab:

IDS and SIEM

Lab:

Secure Wireless Access

Physical Security Controls

Module 4 / Architecture and Design 2

Secure Protocols and Services

Labs:

Secure Remote Access

Lab:

Secure Systems Design

Secure Mobile Device Services

Secure Virtualization and Cloud Services

Module 5 / Risk Management

Forensics

Lab:

Disaster Recovery and Resiliency

Risk Management

Secure Application Development

Lab:

Organizational Security

Prerequisites

CompTIA Security+ is aimed at IT professionals with job roles such as security architect, security engineer, security consultant/specialist, information assurance technician, security administrator, systems administrator, and network administrator.

Ideally, you should have successfully completed the 'CompTIA Network+ Support Skills' course and have around 24 months' experience of networking support or IT administration. It is not necessary that you pass the Network+ exam before completing Security+ certification, but it is recommended.

Specifically, it is recommended that you have the following skills and knowledge before starting this course:

About This Course

Course Code
COMSEC17

Course Type
Essentials

Vendor
CompTIA

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,371.00

Course Overview
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