Books: 6

SY0-301

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Exam SY0-301
Ace your preparation for the skills measured by CompTIA Security+ Exam SY0-301. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and reviews that fully cover each exam objective. Then, reinforce what you’ve learned by applying your knowledge to real-world case scenarios and practice exercises. This more » guide is designed to help make the most of your study time. Maximize your performance on the exam by demonstrating your mastery of: * Network Security * Compliance and operational security * Threats and vulnerabilities * Application, data, and host security * Access control and identity management * Cryptography PRACTICE TESTS Assess your skills with practice tests on CD. You can work through hundreds of questions using multiple testing modes to meet your specific learning needs. You get detailed explanations for right and wrong answers—including a customized learning path that describes how and where to focus your studies. « less
2013
Cert Guide
Learn, prepare, and practice for CompTIA Security+ SY0-301exam success with this CompTIA Authorized Cert Guide, Deluxe Editionfrom Pearson IT Certification, a leader in IT Certification learning and a CompTIA Authorized Platinum Partner. The DVD features three complete practice exams, complete video more » solutions to the 25 hands-on labs, plus 25 interactive flash-based learning activities that include drag-n-drop and matching to reinforce the learning. * Master CompTIA’s Security+ SY0-301 exam topics * Assess your knowledge with chapter-ending quizzes * Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks * Practice with realistic exam questions on the DVD * Includes complete video solutions to the 25 hands-on labs * Plus 25 interactive learning activities on key exam topics Limited Time Offer: Buy CompTIA Security+ SY0-301 Authorized Cert Guide, Deluxe Edition and receive a 10% off discount code for the CompTIA Security+ SYO-301 exam.  To receive your 10% off discount code: 1.       Register your product at pearsonITcertification.com/register 2.       Follow the instructions 3.       Go to your Account page and click on “Access Bonus Content” CompTIA Security+ SY0-301 Authorized Cert Guide, Deluxe Edition includes video solutions to the hands-on labs, practice tests, and interactive activities that let the reader learn by doing. Best-selling author and expert instructor David Prowse shares preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retention of exam topics.   The book presents you with an organized test preparation routine through the use of proven series elements and techniques. Exam topic lists make referencing easy. Chapter-ending Exam Preparation Tasks help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly. Review questions help you assess your knowledge, and a final preparation chapter guides you through tools and resources to help you craft your approach to passing the exam.   The companion Deluxe Edition DVD contains the powerful Pearson IT Certification Practice Test engine, with three complete practice exams and hundreds of exam-realistic questions. The assessment engine offers you a wealth of customization options and reporting features, laying out a complete assessment of your knowledge to help you focus your study where it is needed most. The Deluxe Edition DVD also includes complete video solutions to the 25 hands-on labs in the book and 25 interactive learning activities on key exam topics to reinforce the learning by doing. Learning activities such as test password strength, match the type of Malware with its definition, find the security issues in the network map, and disallow a user access to the network on Saturday and Sunday.   Interactive Learning Activities: * 2.1 Filtering Emails * 2.2 Malware Types * 2.3 Securing the BIOS * 3.1 Stopping Services in the Command Prompt * 3.2 Patch Management * 5.1 Port Numbers, Part 1 * 5.2 Port Numbers, Part 2 * 5.3 Port Numbers, Part 3 * 5.4 Network Attacks, Part 1 * 5.5 Network Attacks, Part 2 * 5.6 Network Attacks, Part 3 * 5.7 Network Attacks, Part 4 * 6.1 Network Security * 7.1 Password Strength * 8.1 802.1X Components * 8.2 Authentication Types * 9.1 Access Control Models * 9.2 Configuring Logon Hours * 10.1 Risk Assessment, Part 1 * 10.2 Risk Assessment, Part 2 * 10.3 Vulnerability Management Process * 11.1 Packet Analysis * 12.1 Symmetric and Asymmetric Algorithms * 14.1 RAID Levls * 15.1 Social Engineering Types Hands-On Labs: * 2-1 Using Free Malware Scanning Programs * 2-2 How to Secure the BIOS * 3-1 Discerning & Updating Service Pack Level * 3-2 Creating a Virtual Machine * 3-3 Securing a Virtual Machine * 4-1 Securing the Browser * 4-2 Disabling Applications * 5-1 Port Scanning Basics * 6-1 Packet Filtering and NAT Firewalls * 6-2 Configuring Inbound Filter on a Firewall * 6-3 Enabling MAC Filtering * 7-1 Securing a Wireless Device: 8 Steps * 7-2 Wardriving and the Cure * 8-1 Enabling 802.1X on a Network Adapter * 8-2 Setting Up a VPN * 9-1 Password Policies and User Accounts * 9-2 Configuring User and Group Permissions * 10-1 Mapping and Scanning the Network * 10-2 Password Cracking and Defense * 11-1 Using Protocol Analyzers * 12-1 Disabling LM Hash in Windows Server 2003 * 13-1 A Basic Example of PKI * 13-2 Making an SSH Connection * 14-1 Configuring RAID 1 and 5 * 16-1 How to Approach Exam Questions Well-regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, and challenging review questions and exercises, this CompTIA  authorized study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that will enable you to succeed on the exam the first time.   The CompTIA authorized study guide helps you master all the topics on the Security+ exam, including * Core computer system security * OS hardening and virtualization * Application security * Network design elements and threats * Perimeter security * Network media and devices security * Physical security and authentication models * Access control * Vulnerability and risk assessment * Monitoring and auditing * Cryptography, including PKI * Redundancy and disaster recovery * Policies and procedures Companion Deluxe Edition DVD The Deluxe Edition DVD contains three free, complete practice exams, video solutions to the 25 hands-on labs plus 25 interactive flash-based learning activities that include drag-n-drop and matching to reinforce the learning. Includes Exclusive Offer for 70% Off Premium Edition eBook and Practice Test.   Pearson IT Certification Practice Test minimum system requirements: Windows XP (SP3), Windows Vista (SP2), or Windows 7; Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 Client; Pentium class 1GHz processor (or equivalent); 512 MB RAM; 650 MB hard disk space plus 50 MB for each downloaded practice exam. « less
2012
Get Certified Get Ahead: SY0-301 Study Guide
CompTIA Security+: Get Certified Get Ahead: SY0-301 Study Guide is an update to the top-selling SY0-201 guide, which helped thousands of readers pass the exam the first time they took it. The SY0-301 version covers every aspect of the SY0-301 exam, and includes the same elements readers raved about in more » the previous version. Each of the eleven chapters presents topics in an easy to understand manner and includes real-world examples of security principles in action. The author uses many of the same analogies and explanations he's honed in the classroom that have helped hundreds of students master the Security+ content. You'll understand the important and relevant security topics for the Security+ exam, without being overloaded with unnecessary details. Additionally, each chapter includes a comprehensive review section to help you focus on what's important. Over 450 realistic practice test questions with in-depth explanations will help you test your comprehension and readiness for the exam. The book includes a 100 question pre-test, a 100 question post-test, and practice test questions at the end of every chapter. Each practice test question includes a detailed explanation to help you understand the content and the reasoning behind the question. You'll be ready to take and pass the exam the first time you take it. If you plan to pursue any of the advanced security certifications, this guide will also help you lay a solid foundation of security knowledge. Learn this material, and you'll be a step ahead for other exams. This SY0-301 study guide is for any IT or security professional interested in advancing in their field, and a must read for anyone striving to master the basics of IT systems security. « less
2011
SY0-301 Exam Cramm
Prepare for CompTIA Security+ SY0-301 exam success with this CompTIA Authorized Exam Cram from Pearson IT Certification, a leader in IT Certification learning and a CompTIA Authorized Platinum Partner.   CompTIA® Security+ Exam Cram, Third Edition, is the perfect study guide to help you pass CompTIA’s more » newly updated version of the Security+ exam. It provides coverage and practice questions for every exam topic. The book contains a set of 200 questions in two full practice exams.  Limited Time Offer: Buy CompTIA Security+ SY0-301 Authorized Exam Cram and receive a 10% off discount code for the CompTIA Security+ SYO-301 exam.  To receive your 10% off discount code: 1. Register your product at pearsonITcertification.com/register 2. Follow the instructions 3. Go to your Account page and click on “Access Bonus Content” The CD-ROM contains the powerful Pearson IT Certification Practice Test engine that provides real-time practice and feedback with all the questions so you can simulate the exam. Covers the critical information you need to know to score higher on your Security+ exam! * Master and implement general security best practices * Systematically identify threats and risks to your systems * Harden systems by eliminating nonessential services * Secure your communications, networks, and infrastructure * Systematically identify and protect against online vulnerabilities * Implement effective access control and authentication * Create security baselines and audit your security infrastructure * Understand cryptographic principles, and effectively deploy cryptographic solutions * Organize security from both a technical and organizational standpoint * Manage every facet of security, including education and documentation * Understand the laws related to IT security, and the basics of forensic investigations Kirk Hausman (CISSP, CISA, CRISC, Security+) has worked as an ISO, consultant, trainer, and IT director. He is Assistant Commandant for IT at TAMU and teaches InfoSec topics as an Adjunct Professor at UMUC and UAT.   Martin Weiss (CISSP, CISA, Security+, MCSE) leads a team of information security experts at Symantec supporting solutions to provide confidence in a connected world.   Diane Barrett (CISSP, MCSE, A+, Security+) is the director of training for Paraben Corporation and an adjunct professor for American Military University.   Companion CD The CD-ROM contains two, complete practice exam. Includes Exclusive Offer for 70% Off Premium Edition eBook and Practice Test   Pearson_IT_Certification_Practice_Test_minimum_system_requirements: Windows XP (SP3), Windows Vista (SP2), or Windows 7; Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 Client; Pentium class 1GHz processor (or equivalent); 512 MB RAM; 650 MB disk space plus 50 MB for each downloaded practice exam « less
2011
Exam SY0-301
Official CompTIA Content! Prepare for CompTIA Security+ Exam SY0-301 with McGraw-Hill—a Gold-Level CompTIA Authorized Partner offering Official CompTIA Approved Quality Content to give you the competitive edge on exam day. Get complete coverage of all the objectives included on CompTIA Security+ exam more » inside this completely updated, comprehensive volume. Written by leading network security experts, this definitive guide covers exam SY0-301 in full detail. You'll find learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter, exam tips, practice exam questions, and in-depth explanations. Designed to help you pass the exam with ease, this practical resource also serves as an essential on-the-job reference. Covers all exam topics, including: * General security concepts * Operational organizational security * Legal issues, privacy, and ethics * Cryptography * Public key infrastructure * Standards and protocols * Physical security * Infrastructure security * Remote access and authentication * Intrusion detection systems * Security baselines * Types of attacks and malicious software * E-mail and instant messaging * Web components * Disaster recovery and business continuity * Risk, change, and privilege management * Computer forensics Electronic content includes two full practice exams « less
2011
Authorized Courseware Exam SY0-301
The preparation you need for the new CompTIA Security+ exam SY0-301 This top-selling study guide helps candidates prepare for exam SY0-301 and certification as a CompTIA Security+ administrator. Inside the new, CompTIA Authorized edition, you'll find complete coverage of all Security+ exam objectives, more » loads of real-world examples, and a CD packed with cutting-edge exam prep tools. The book covers key exam topics such as general security concepts, infrastructure security, the basics of cryptography, and much more. Provides 100% coverage of all exam objectives for the new CompTIA Security+ exam SY0-301 including: Network security Compliance and operational security Threats and vulnerabilities Application, data and host security Access control and identity management Cryptography Covers key topics such as general security concepts, communication and infrastructure security, the basics of cryptography, operational security, and more Offers practical examples and insights drawn from the real world Includes a CD with two practice exams, all chapter review questions, electronic flashcards, and more Obtain your Security+ certification and jump-start your career. It's possible with the kind of thorough preparation you'll receive from CompTIA Security+ Study Guide, 5th Edition . « less
2011