• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
  • Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

CompTIA(c) Security+ Certification covers the essentials in understanding best practices in Network Security and Risk Management. This course will prepare the participant to take and pass the Security + exam.

Learning Objectives

CompTIA(c) Security+ Certification covers the essentials in understanding best practices in Network Security and Risk Management. This course will prepare the participant to take and pass the Security + exam.

Domain 1: Network Security

  • Security Configuration
  • Administration Principles
  • Network Design Elements and Components
  • Protocols
  • Troubleshooting

Domain 2: Compliance and Operational Security

  • Concepts of Risk
  • Third Party Implications
  • Risk Mitigation Strategies
  • Forensics
  • Incident Response
  • Security Awareness and Training
  • Physical Security and Environmental Controls
  • Risk Management

Domain 3: Threats and Vulnerabilities

  • Malware
  • Types of Attacks
  • Social Engineering
  • Mitigation Techniques
  • Discovery Techniques
  • Penetration Testing

Domain 4: Application, Data and Host Security

  • Application Security Controls
  • Mobile Security
  • Host and Data Security
  • Mitigation
  • Scanning

Domain 5: Access Control and Identity Management

  • Authentication
  • Authorization
  • Access Control
  • Account Management

Domain 6: Cryptography

  • Cryptography Concepts and Methods
  • PKI and Certificate Management

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Risk Management
  • Systems Administration
  • Vulnerability Assessment and Management