CompTIA Security + (SY0-501)

Series Taught By: Ken Mayer

by New Horizons Nigeria
COURSE DETAILS

Career Path: Security+ provides substantial earnings potential - according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Security Specialists, Administrators and Managers earn over $86,000 per year. Companies that use CompTIA Security+ include Apple, Dell, HP, IBM, Intel, and the U.S. Department of Defense. This certification can lead to jobs as a Security Specialist/Administrator, Security Consultant, Security or Systems Administrator, and Network Administrator.

CompTIA Security+ is the certification globally trusted to validate foundational, vendor- neutral IT security knowledge and skills. As a benchmark for best practices in IT security, this certification covers the essential principles for network security and risk management – making it an important stepping stone of an IT security career. Recommended experience for this certification includes CompTIA Network+ and two years of experience in IT administration with a security focus. No prerequisites required.


  • Lesson 01 - Identifying Security Fundamentals
    • Lesson 02 - Analyzing Risk
    • Lesson 03 - Identifying Security Threats
    • Lesson 04 - Conducting Security Assessments
    • Lesson 05 - Implementing Host and Software Security
    • Lesson 06 - Implementing Network Security
    • Lesson 07 - Managing Identity and Access
    • Lesson 08 - Implementing Cryptography
    • Lesson 09 - Implementing Operational Security
    • Lesson 10 - Addressing Security Issues
    • Lesson 11 - Ensuring Business Continuity

  • Chapter 1:   Chapter One

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