Security+™: A CompTIA Certification (2008) is the primary course you will need to take if your job responsibilities include securing network services, network devices, and network traffic. It is also the main course you will take to prepare for the CompTIA Security+ examination (exam number SY0-101).
In this course, you'll build on your knowledge and professional experience with computer hardware, operating systems, and networks as you acquire the specific skills required to implement basic security services on any type of computer network.
Identify fundamental concepts of computer security
Identify security threats.
Harden internal systems and services.
Harden internetwork devices and services.
Secure network communications.
Manage public key infrastructure (PKI).
Enforce organizational security policies.
Monitor the security infrastructure.
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.