CompTIA Security+

Overview

This course is designed to provide students with the fundamentals of computer security, and to help prepare for the CompTIA Security+ exam. It covers material related to general computer security concepts, communications security, infrastructure security, basics of cryptography and operational/organizational security.

Course Description

Students gain knowledge in capturing, analyzing and generating IP traffic, how to exploit protocol weaknesses and examine defensive solutions. Packet filtering, password policies and file integrity checking are also covered.

Certification

CompTIA Security+

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to:
Demonstrate knowledge of security threats 
Create security policies to secure files and print resources 
Demonstrate knowledge of cryptography, access control and authentication 
Prevent against external attack 
Demonstrate knowledge of operational and organization security