The Security+ Course is aimed at IT professionals with two years of minimum experience in IT security and administration. The course entails technical experience in information security domain. This course will help you gain knowledge of IT security measures and concerns including areas such as Application, Host, Data and Network Security, Cryptography, Access Controls, Threats to security, Vulnerabilities and Compliance standards. Network Administrators, System Administrators, Security Professionals, Site Administrators and anyone interested in IT infrastructure integrity and security can opt for this prestigious certification from CompTIA.
Modules Covered :
The blueprint of course content for Security+ includes the following topics as per CompTIA official curriculum:- Systems Security: This includes introduction to various systems security risks and threats. It also covers different ways to ascertain application security and apply security mechanisms.
- Network Infrastructure: This module outlines ways to secure different networks.
- Access Controls: It explains how to implement access control mechanisms as per best practices in the industry.
- Audits and Assessments: It covers risk assessments and mitigation techniques along with monitoring methods for proactive risk prevention.
- Cryptography: Concepts and algorithms for encryption, certificate management etc.
- Organization Security: Covers various Disaster Recovery methods
EC-Council Certified Security Specialist :
It allows students to enhance their skills in three different areas namely information security, network security, and computer forensics. Information security plays a vital role in most of the organizations. Information security is a state of affairs where information, information processing, and communication are protected against the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information and information processing.
Network security plays a vital role in most of the organizations. It is the process of preventing and detecting the unauthorized use of your computer. It protects the networks and their services from the unauthorized modification, destruction, or disclosure. Computer forensics is the process of detecting hacking attacks and properly extracting evidence to report the crime and conduct audits to prevent future attacks.
This course will benefit the students who are interested in learning fundamentals of information security, network security, and computer forensics.