Pearson CompTIA Security+ SY0-501

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Information Technology
39 Hours

Prepare for the CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 certification exam with the Pearson CompTIA Security+ course and lab. The lab simulates real-world, hardware, software, and command-line interface environments and can be mapped to any text-book, course or training. CompTIA Security+ course and lab provide skills and knowledge to identify risk, participate in risk mitigation activities, provide infrastructure, information, operational, and application security. This certification covers the most important principles for securing a network and managing risk.

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Pearson CompTIA Security+ is an entry-level, international, vendor-neutral credential designed for IT security professionals that include the application of security controls to maintain confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

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Entry requirements

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Age must be 18 years or above
  • English Proficiency

Course structure and modules

  • Introduction
  • Introduction to Security
  • Computer Systems Security Part I
  • Computer Systems Security Part II
  • OS Hardening and Virtualization
  • Application Security
  • Network Design Elements
  • Networking Protocols and Threats
  • Network Perimeter Security
  • Securing Network Media and Devices
  • Physical Security and Authentication Models
  • Access Control Methods and Models
  • Vulnerability and Risk Assessment
  • Monitoring and Auditing
  • Encryption and Hashing Concepts
  • PKI and Encryption Protocols
  • Redundancy and Disaster Recovery
  • Social Engineering, User Education, and Facilities Security
  • Policies and Procedures

Career opportunities

  • Security Architect
  • Security Engineer
  • Security Administrator
  • Systems Administrator
  • Network Administrator