CompTIA Security+ Deluxe Study Guide: SY0-201

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John Wiley & Sons, Jan 13, 2011 - Computers - 704 pages
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"CompTIA Security+ Deluxe Study Guide" gives you complete coverage of the Security+ exam objectives with clear and concise information on crucial security topics. Learn from practical examples and insights drawn from real-world experience and review your newly acquired knowledge with cutting-edge exam preparation software, including a test engine and electronic flashcards. Find authoritative coverage of key topics like general security concepts, communication security, infrastructure security, the basics of cryptography and operational and organizational security. The Deluxe edition contains a bonus exam, special Security Administrators' Troubleshooting Guide appendix, and 100 pages of additional hands-on exercises.

For Instructors: Teaching supplements are available for this title.

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Contents

General Security Concepts
1
Identifying Potential Risks
51
Recognizing Common Attacks
58
Infrastructure and Connectivity
107
Employing Removable Storage
156
Monitoring Activity and Intrusion Detection
171
Implementing and Maintaining a Secure Network
219
Securing the Network and Environment
261
Preparing for Cryptographic Attacks
341
Security Policies and Procedures
381
Security Administration
435
Appendix A Security Administrators Troubleshooting Guide
467
Appendix B Workbook Exercises
505
Security+ Acronym List
539
Security+ Acronym List
541
About the Companion CD
545

Cryptography Basics Methods and Standards
311
Understanding Cryptographic Algorithms
321
Using Public Key Infrastructure
331
Glossary
549
Index
595
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Emmett Dulaney is an assistant professor at Anderson University. He has written several certification books on Windows, Security, IT project management, and UNIX, and is coauthor of two of Sybex's leading certification titles: CompTIA A+ Complete Study Guide and CompTIA Security+ Study Guide, Third Edition. He is also a well-known certification columnist for Redmond magazine and CertCities.com.

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