Benefit from an in-depth discussion of the current risks and threats to an organization's data as well as the strategies for safeguarding critical electronic assets. This course provides a foundation for those responsible for protecting network services, devices, traffic, and data. Gain the information necessary to sit for the CompTIA Security+ certification exam.
- Discuss the concepts used for providing secure communications channels, secure internetworking devices and network mediums,
- Discuss intrusion detection systems, firewalls, and physical security concepts,
- Discuss security policies, disaster recovery, and computer forensics,
- List the daily tasks involved with managing and troubleshooting security technologies.
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.
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