Security+ Study Guide


  • Ido Dubrawsky, Chief Security Advisor, Microsoft's Communication Sector North America, a division of the Mobile and Embedded Devices Group
  • Jeremy Faircloth, (Security+, CCNA, MCSE, MCP+I, A+), Senior Principal IT Technologist, Medtronic, Inc.

Over 700,000 IT Professionals Have Prepared for Exams with Syngress Authored Study GuidesThe Security+ Study Guide & Practice Exam is a one-of-a-kind integration of text and and Web-based exam simulation and remediation. This system gives you 100% coverage of official CompTIA Security+ exam objectives plus test preparation software for the edge you need to achieve certification on your first try! This system is comprehensive, affordable, and effective!* Completely Guaranteed Coverage of All Exam ObjectivesAll five Security+ domains are covered in full: General Security Concepts, Communication Security, Infrastructure Security, Basics of Cryptography, and Operational / Organizational Security * Fully Integrated LearningThis package includes a Study Guide, one complete practice exam, and Web-based exam simulation and remediation.* Each chapter starts by explaining the exam objectives covered in the chapterYou will always know what is expected of you within each of the exam’s domains.* Exam-Specific Chapter ElementsNotes, Tips, Alerts, Exercises, Exam’s Eyeview, and Self Test with fully explained answers. * Test What You LearnedHundreds of self-test review questions test your knowledge of specific exam objectives. A Self Test Appendix features answers to all questions with complete explanations of correct and incorrect answers.* Training DVD-ROMA complete Adobe PDF format version of the print Study Guide, along with complete practice exam with detailed answer explanations. Fast Tracks for quick topic review are provided in both HTML and PowerPoint format.
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Book information

  • Published: May 2007
  • Imprint: SYNGRESS
  • ISBN: 978-1-59749-153-2

Table of Contents

Domain 1.0 General Security ConceptsChapter 1: General Security Concepts: AAAChapter 2: General Security Concepts: AttacksDomain 2.0 Communication SecurityChapter 3: Communication Security: Remote Access and E-mailChapter 4: Communication Security: WirelessChapter 5: Communication Security: Web ServicesDomain 3.0 Infrastructure SecurityChapter 6: Infrastructure Security: Devices and MediaChapter 7: Infrastructure Security: Topologies and IDSChapter 8: Infrastructure Security: System HardeningDomain 4.0 Basics of CryptographyChapter 9: Basics of CryptologyChapter 10: Public Key InfrastructureDomain 5.0 Operational and Organizational SecurityChapter 11: Operational and Organization Security: Incident ResponseChapter 12: Operational and Organization Security: Policies and Disaster RecoveryAppendix A: Self Test Appendix