CompTIA Security+ Certification Training – SY0-601 Exam

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CompTIA Security+ is the first security certification a candidate should earn. It establishes the core knowledge required of any cybersecurity role and provides a springboard to intermediate-level cybersecurity jobs. Security+ incorporates best practices in hands-on troubleshooting, ensuring candidates have practical security problem-solving skills required to:

  • Assess the security posture of an enterprise environment and recommend and implement appropriate security solutions
  • Monitor and secure hybrid environments, including cloud, mobile, and IoT
  • Operate with an awareness of applicable laws and policies, including principles of governance, risk, and compliance
  • Identify, analyze, and respond to security events and incidents

Training Highlights

  • Online Live Interactive classes
  • Instant doubt clearing
  • 24×7 Support
  • Hands-On Project Based Learning
  • Quizzes & Assignments
  • One-On-One Learning Assistance
  • Training Completion Certification

CompTIA Security+ Course Curriculum

Threats, Attacks, and Vulnerabilities

Topics:

  • Security Policy
  • Threat Actors
  • Social Engineering
  • Phishing & Types of Malware
  • Trojans and Spyware
  • Security Control Types
  • Defense in Depth
  • Frameworks and Compliance
  • Vulnerability Scanning and Pen Tests
  • Security Assessment Techniques
  • Pen Testing Concepts
  • Vulnerability Scanning Concepts
  • Exploitation Frameworks

Security Posture & Incident Response

Topics:

  • Topology & Service Discovery
  • Packet Capture Tools
  • Remote Access Trojans
  • Honeypots and Honeynets
  • Incident Response Procedures
  • Preparation Phase
  • Identification Phase
  • Containment Phase
  • Eradication and Recovery Phases

Cryptography & PKI

Topics:

  • Cryptographic Terminology and Ciphers
  • Cryptographic Products
  • Hashing Algorithms
  • Symmetric Algorithms
  • Asymmetric Algorithms
  • Diffie-Hellman and Elliptic Curve
  • Transport Encryption
  • Cryptographic Attacks
  • PKI Standards
  • Digital Certificates
  • Certificate Authorities
  • Types of Certificate
  • Implementing PKI
  • Storing and Distributing Keys
  • Key Status and Revocation
  • PKI Trust Models
  • PGP / GPG

Identity and Access Management

Topics:

  • Access Control Systems
  • Identification & Authentication
  • LAN Manager / NTLM
  • Kerberos
  • PAP, CHAP, and MS-CHAP
  • Password Attacks
  • Token-based & Biometric Authentication
  • Common Access Card
  • Authorization
  • Directory Services
  • RADIUS and TACACS+
  • Federation and Trusts
  • Federated Identity Protocols
  • Formal Access Control Models
  • Account Types
  • Windows Active Directory
  • Creating and Managing Accounts
  • Account Policy Enforcement
  • Credential Management Policies
  • Account Restrictions
  • Accounting and Auditing

Secure Network Architecture and Design

Topics:

  • Network Zones and Segments
  • Subnetting
  • Switching Infrastructure
  • Switching Attacks and Hardening
  • Endpoint Security
  • Network Access Control
  • Routing Infrastructure
  • Network Address Translation
  • Software Defined Networking
  • Basic & Stateful Firewalls
  • Implementing a Firewall or Gateway
  • Web Application Firewalls
  • Proxies and Gateways
  • Denial of Service Attacks
  • Load Balancers

CompTIA Security+ Exam Details

Exam CodeSY0-601
Number of QuestionsMaximum of 90 questions
Type of QuestionsMultiple choice and performance-based
Length of Test90 minutes
Passing Score750 (on a scale of 100-900)
Testing ProviderPearson VUE
Testing Centers

Online Testing
Price
$381 USD (Approx)