Course Description

The CompTIA Security+ certification is an international, vendor-neutral credential densuring foundation-level skills and knowledge in identifying risk, participating in risk mitigation activities, and providing infrastructure, information, operational, and application security. The CompTIA Security+ certification proves the recipient's ability to understand and explain the security functions of common network devices and technologies.

CompTIA Security+ certification exam objectives are as follows:

  • Risk Management (14%)
  • Cryptography and PKI (12%)
  • Technologies and Tools (22%)
  • Architecture and Design (15%)
  • Identity and Access Management (16%)
  • Threats, Attacks and Vulnerabilities (21%)

Here are some of the key skills measured in the CompTIA Security+ certification exam:

  • Explaining the impacts and proper use of environmental controls.
  • Identifying security threats and performing risk mitigation activities.
  • Understanding applicable policies, laws and regulations of IT security.
  • Exemplifying the concepts of data confidentiality, integrity and availability.
  • Understanding and applying cryptography and public key infrastructure (PKI).
  • Implementing and configuring a wireless network in a safe and secure manner.
  • Explaining the concepts of user authentication, authorization and access control.
  • Applying and implementing secure network administration principles and procedures.

CompTIA Security+ certification preparation program certifies aptitude and proficiency in the field of access control, system security, network infrastructure and organizational security.

Please note that our online courses are instructor-led virtual courses that require live interaction between instructors and students on assigned days and for assigned activities.

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