CompTIA Security+ Boot Camp

IT security is paramount to organizations as cloud computing and mobile devices have changed the way we do business. With the massive amounts of data transmitted and stored on networks throughout the world, it’s essential to have effective security practices in place. That’s where CompTIA Security+ comes in. Get the Security+ certification to show that you have the skills to secure a network and deter hackers and you’re ready for the job. CompTIA Security+ is approved by the U.S. Department of Defense to meet 8570.01-M and 8140 technical and management directives, and is compliant with government regulations under the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA).

Course objectives:

You will learn how to:

  • Successfully prepare for the CompTIA Security+ Certification Exam 
  • Confidently explain and define an array of security terminologies
  • Navigate the complexity of secure communication protection
  • Explore the concepts of network protection with firewalls and IDS

Security+ is globally recognized 
CompTIA Security+ is a globally recognized credential with certified professionals working in over 147 countries throughout the world. 

Security+ is industry supported 
Security+ is developed and maintained by leading IT experts. Content for the exams stems from a combination of industry-wide survey feedback and contributions from our team of subject matter experts. Learn more about the people behind the CompTIA Security+ Advisory Committee. This intensive five day course not only prepares you to take the exam it also provides you with real world tangible skills that you will be able to use today. Join us for five days of intensive learning combined with immersive hands on labs, lectures and discussions.

Andy Malone

With a prestigious international career spanning 22 years, Andy Malone is not only a world class technology instructor and consultant. But is also a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional and veteran conference speaker at such prestigious events as Microsoft Ignite, IT Pro / Dev Connections, and the Cybercrime Security Forum. In both his training’s and events at which he speaks, his passionate style of delivery, combined with a sense of fun has become his trademark and have won him great acclaim. 

Andy is also a author of two fiction thrillers, The Seventh Day and Shadows Rising, you can visit Andy´s home page on andymalone.org or follow him on Twitter @andymalone.

Audience:

The Bootcamp is designed for Security and IT Professionals who already have some grounding in technology but want to transition their skills into the Security arena. 

Course outline:

Security+ Certification Support Skills: 

MODULE 1 SECURITY THREATS AND CONTROLS

  • Security Controls
  • Threats and Attacks
  • Network Attacks
  • Assessment Tools and Techniques

MODULE 2 CRYPTOGRAPHY AND ACCESS CONTROL

  • Cryptography
  • Public Key Infrastructure
  • Password Authentication
  • Strong Authentication
  • Authorization and Account Management

MODULE 3 NETWORK SECURITY

  • Secure Network Design
  • Security Appliances and Applications
  • Wireless Network Security
  • VPN and Remote Access Security
  • Network Application Security

MODULE 4 HOST, DATA, AND APPLICATION SECURITY

  • Host Security
  • Data Security
  • Web Services Security
  • Web Application Security
  • Virtualization and Cloud Security

MODULE 5 OPERATIONAL SECURITY

  • Site Security
  • Mobile and Embedded Device Security
  • Risk Management
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Incident Response and Forensics
  • Security Policies and Training

Certification:

This course will help prepare you to take the following CompTIA Security+ Exam SY0-501 CompTIA Security+ certification covers network security, compliance and operation security, threats and vulnerabilities as well as application, data and host security. Also included are access control, identity management, and cryptography. 

This courseware bears the seal of CompTIA Approved Quality Content. This seal signifies this content covers 100% of the exam objectives and implements important instructional design principles. CompTIA recommends multiple learning tools to help increase coverage of the learning objectives. The contents of this training material were created for the CompTIA Security+ Certification SY08401 exam covering the latest addition of the Security+ certification exam objectives. 

The course fee does NOT include the exam fee. You may book your exam slot at our test centres in Oslo, Bergen or Trondheim.