• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

One of the building blocks of successful IT security practices is a fundamental understanding of operating system security. Explore the concept of user authentication, including multifactor and RADIUS authentication.

Learning Objectives

Security Fundamentals: Authentication

  • recognize characteristics of authentication
  • distinguish between different authentication methods
  • distinguish between physical and virtual smart cards
  • recognize characteristics of RADIUS authentication
  • identify characteristics of PKI
  • use Run As to perform administrative tasks
  • identify best practices when establishing password reset procedures

Framework Connections

Specialty Areas

  • Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Systems Analysis