Mike Meyers' CompTIA Security+ Certification Guide (Exam SY0-401)

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Package
  • Copyright: 8/10/2015
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

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An all-new CompTIA Security+ exam guide from top CompTIA training and exam prep expert Mike Meyers

In Mike Meyers’ CompTIA Security+ Certification Guide (Exam SY0-401), the bestselling author and leading authority on CompTIA A+ certification brings his highly effective methodology to IT security for the first time. Like the exam, this book goes beyond knowledge application and is designed to ensure that security personnel anticipate security risks and guard against them. Meyers’ “in the trenches” voice and the clarity of his explanations make his books the bestselling self-study resources available for professional certification.

  • Digital content includes: 20+ lab simulations, 1+ hour of video training from Meyers, and hundreds of practice exam questions
  • McGraw-Hill Professional is a Platinum-Level CompTIA Authorized Partner
  • CAQC Authorized (CompTIA Approved Quality Curriculum)
  • Includes Mike's toolbox of favorite network security related freeware/shareware

Table of Contents

1. Defining Security
2. How a Network Works
3. How to Attack a Network
4. Common Types of Network Attacks
5. Malware
6. Social Engineering
7. Application Attacks
8. Wireless Attacks
9. Securing Your Wireless
10. Physical Network Protection
11. Access List
12. Authentication and Access Control
13. Cryptography
14. The wonderful Word of certificates
15. Security Training
16. Vulnerability Testing
17. Risk Mitigation
18. Incident Response
19. Business Continuity
20. Disaster Recovery

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