The Security+ exam covers the most important foundational principles for securing a network and managing risk. Access control, identity management and cryptography are important topics on the exam, as well as selection of appropriate mitigation and deterrent techniques to address network attacks and vulnerabilities. Security concerns associated with cloud computing, BYOD and SCADA are addressed in the SY0-401 exam.
Lesson 1 Security Principles
Lesson 2 Security Threats and Vulnerabilities
Lesson 3 Network Security
Lesson 4 Managing Application, Data, And Host Security
Lesson 5 Access Control, Authentication, and Account Management
Lesson 6 Managing Certificates
Lesson 7 Compliance and Operational Security
Lesson 8 Risk Management
Lesson 9 Managing Security Incidents
Lesson 10 Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.