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CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 Cert Guide, 4th Edition

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CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 Cert Guide, 4th Edition

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  • Your Price: $39.99
  • List Price: $49.99
  • Estimated Release: Oct 26, 2017

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Features

  • Case studies and hands-on video exercises in each chapter
  • Three full practice tests based on the real Security + exam
  • New! Video explanations of all answers in practice tests
  • Memory tables, study strategies, tips, cautions, key terms, troubleshooting scenarios, last-minute review tearsheet, and more

Description

  • Copyright 2018
  • Dimensions: 7-3/8" x 9-1/8"
  • Pages: 848
  • Edition: 4th
  • Book
  • ISBN-10: 0-7897-5899-7
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-7897-5899-6

This is the most comprehensive core study tool for CompTIA's latest Security+ exam. Perfect for every candidate preparing for this challenging exam, its comprehensive coverage offers all the information and insight readers need to succeed. From start to finish, the book has been organized and edited to improve retention and help network and security professionals focus on areas where they need the most assistance. Its features include:

  • End-of-chapter case studies and hands-on video exercises help students practice what they've learned
  • Three full practice tests based on the real Security + exam - with new video explanations of all answers
  • Quizzes, memory tables, study strategies, tips, notes, cautions, key terms, troubleshooting scenarios, and much more

Security training expert David L. Prowse covers every Security+ exam objective, including: communication security, infrastructure security, operational security, general security concepts, and more. 

Sample Content

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to Security
Chapter 2 Computer Systems Security
Chapter 3 OS Hardening and Virtualization
Chapter 4 Application Security
Chapter 5 Network Design Elements
Chapter 6 Networking Protocols and Threats
Chapter 7 Network Perimeter Security
Chapter 8 Securing Network Media and Devices
Chapter 9 Physical Security and Authentication Models
Chapter 10 Access Control Methods and Models
Chapter 11 Vulnerability and Risk Assessment
Chapter 12 Monitoring and Auditing
Chapter 13 Encryption and Hashing Concepts
Chapter 14 PKI and Encryption Protocols
Chapter 15 Redundancy and Disaster Recovery
Chapter 16 Policies, Procedures, and People
Chapter 17 Taking the Real Exam
Practice Exam 1: SY0-501

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