Pass the First Time. The CompTIA Security+ Get Certified Get Ahead SY0-501 Study Guide is an update to the top-selling SY0-201, SY0-301, and SY0-401 study guides, which have helped thousands of readers pass the exam the first time they took it. It covers all of the SY0-501 objectives and includes the same elements readers raved about in the previous two versions. 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 300 realistic practice test questions with in-depth explanations will help you test your comprehension and readiness for the exam. The book includes a 75 question pre-test, a 75 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 also have access to free online resources including labs and additional practice test questions. Using all of these resources, 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 SY0-501 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. The author supplements the book with blog posts here: http: //blogs.getcertifiedgetahead.com/. This page provides a full listing of mobile device apps from the author: http: //learnzapp.com/partners/darrilgibson/.
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.
CompTIA Security+ SY0-401 Practice Test Questions (Get Certified Get Ahead) includes 307 realistic practice test questions with in-depth explanations. If you want to test your readiness for the Security+ (SY0-401) exam and reinforce the important material, this book is for you. It is organized in six chapters aligned with the six Security+ domains. Each chapter includes at least three sections: Practice test questions without answers. Created for readers that want to go through all the questions without seeing the correct answers or explanations. Practice test questions including answers. Each question includes an in-depth explanation so you'll know why the correct answers are correct, and why the incorrect answers are incorrect. Some chapters include a fourth section. For example, Chapter 1 includes two tables related to the Network Security domain. One table lists all the relevant ports and protocols you need to use for the Security+ exam and a second table lists the layers of the OSI model along with relevant protocols and devices. The introduction includes details on the exam to give you an idea of what to expect including a section on performance-based questions and a strategy of how to answer these questions. Additionally, the acronym list at the end of the book provides relevant details on the acronyms referenced in the Security+ exam.
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. You'll be ready to take and pass the exam the first time you take it.
Author: David L. Prowse
Publisher: Pearson IT Certification
Release Date: 2017-10-18
This is the eBook version of the print title. Note that the eBook may not provide access to the practice test software that accompanies the print book. Access to the companion files are available through product registration at Pearson IT Certification, or see the instructions in the back pages of your eBook. Learn, prepare, and practice for CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 exam success with this CompTIA approved Cert Guide from Pearson IT Certification, a leader in IT certification learning and a CompTIA Authorized Platinum Partner. · Master CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 exam topics · Assess your knowledge with chapter-ending quizzes · Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks · Practice with realistic exam questions CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 Cert Guide is a best-of-breed exam study guide. Best-selling author and expert instructor David L. 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 chapter review activities 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 final study plan. Well regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, and challenging review questions and exercises, this CompTIA approved study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that will enable you to succeed on the exam the first time. The CompTIA approved 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 · Networking ports, protocols, and threats · Network perimeter security · Physical security and authentication models · Access control · Vulnerability and risk assessment · Monitoring and auditing · Cryptography, including PKI · Redundancy and disaster recovery · Social Engineering · Policies and procedures
CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Practice Test Questions (Get Certified Get Ahead) includes over 300 realistic practice test questions and a comprehensive list of relevant acronyms. Combined, these study materials will help you take and pass the Network+ exam the first time you take it. If you want to test your readiness for the Network+ exam and reinforce the important material, this book is for you. All practice test questions include in-depth explanations to help you understand why the correct answers are correct, and why the incorrect answers are incorrect. Master the material and no matter how CompTIA words the questions, you'll be able to answer them correctly. The book is organized in five chapters matched to the five Network+ domains. Each chapter includes two sections:1. Practice mode section. Includes practice test questions without answers. This section presents the questions, but does not give you the answers. You can use this to test yourself to see if you know why the correct answers are correct, and why the incorrect answers are incorrect. 2. Review mode section. Includes practice test questions with answers. This section includes the same questions in the practice mode section, but it combines the questions, answers, and explanations so you can use it as a last minute review for any of the domains. The introduction includes details on the exam to give you an idea of what to expect. Additionally, all of the relevant acronyms are spelled out and defined in the appendix.
This fully updated, exam-focused study aid covers everything you need to know and shows you how to prepare for the CompTIA Security+ exam With hundreds of practice exam questions, including difficult performance-based questions, CompTIA Security+® Certification Study Guide, Third Edition covers what you need to know—and shows you how to prepare—for this challenging exam. •100% complete coverage of all official objectives for exam SY0-501 •Exam Watch notes call attention to information about, and potential pitfalls in, the exam •Inside the Exam sections in every chapter highlight key exam topics covered •Two-Minute Drills for quick review at the end of every chapter •Simulated exam questions—including performance-based questions—match the format, topics, and difficulty of the real exam Covers all exam topics, including: Networking Basics and Terminology • Security Terminology • Security Policies and Standards • Types of Attacks • System Security Threats • Mitigating Security Threats • Implementing System Security • Securing the Network Infrastructure • Wireless Networking and Security • Authentication • Access Control • Cryptography • Managing a Public Key Infrastructure • Physical Security • Risk Analysis • Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity • Computer Forensics • Security Assessments and Audits • Monitoring and Auditing Electronic Content Includes: •50+ lab exercises and solutions •Complete practice exams •3+ hours of video training from the author •Secured book PDF
Ace your preparation for the CompTIA A+ Exams 220-801 and 220-802 with this 2-in-1 Training Kit from Microsoft Press®. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and practical exercises, and then assess your computing technology skills with the online practice test—featuring multiple, customizable testing options to meet your specific needs.
Author: Bill Ferguson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2006-02-20
Here's the book you need to prepare for Microsoft's new MCDST exams—70-271: Supporting Users and Troubleshooting a Microsoft XP Operating System; and 70-272: Supporting Users and Troubleshooting Desktop Applications on a Microsoft Windows XP Operating System. This two-in-one Study Guide was developed to meet the exacting requirements of today's certification candidates. In addition to the consistent and accessible instructional approach that earned Sybex the "Best Study Guide" designation in the 2003 CertCities Readers Choice Awards, this book provides: In-depth coverage of all exam topics Practical information on supporting users and troubleshooting applications Hundreds of challenging review questions Leading-edge exam preparation software, including a test engine and electronic flashcards Authoritative coverage of all exam objectives, including: Exam 70-271: Installing a Windows Desktop Operating System Managing and Troubleshooting Access to Resources Configuring and Troubleshooting Hardware Devices and Drivers Configuring and Troubleshooting the Desktop and User Environments Troubleshooting Network Protocols and Services Exam 70-272: Configuring and Troubleshooting Applications Resolving Issues Related to Usability Resolving Issues Related to Application Customization Configuring and Troubleshooting Connectivity for Applications Configuring Application Security Note:CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
This fully updated study guide offers complete coverage of every topic on the latest version of the SSCP exam This thoroughly revised guide offers complete coverage of all the material on the Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) exam. Written by a leading IT security certification and training expert, this authoritative resource addresses all seven SSCP domains as developed by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC)2®, including updated exam objectives effective November 1, 2018. You’ll find lists of topics covered at the beginning of each chapter, exam tips, practice exam questions, and in-depth explanations. Designed to help you pass the exam with ease, SSCP Systems Security Certified Practitioner All-in-One Exam Guide, Third Edition also serves as an essential on-the-job reference. Covers all exam domains, including: •Access controls•Networking and communications•Attacks•Malicious code and activity•Risk, response, and recovery•Monitoring and analysis•Controls and countermeasures•Auditing•Security operations•Security administration and planning•Legal issues•Cryptography Digital content includes: •Two practice exams
CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 Exam Cram , Fifth Edition, is the perfect study guide to help you pass CompTIA’s newly updated version of the Security+ exam. It provides coverage and practice questions for every exam topic. The book contains a set of 150 questions. The powerful Pearson Test Prep practice test software 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! · Analyze indicators of compromise and determine types of attacks, threats, and risks to systems · Minimize the impact associated with types of attacks and vulnerabilities · Secure devices, communications, and network infrastructure · Effectively manage risks associated with a global business environment · Differentiate between control methods used to secure the physical domain · Identify solutions for the implementation of secure network architecture · Compare techniques for secure application development and deployment · Determine relevant identity and access management procedures · Implement security policies, plans, and procedures related to organizational security · Apply principles of cryptography and effectively deploy related solutions
Author: S. Russell Christy
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2018-04-06
1,000 Challenging practice questions for Exam SY0-501 CompTIA Security+ Practice Tests provides invaluable practice for candidates preparing for Exam SY0-501. Covering 100% of exam objectives, this book provides 1,000 practice questions to help you test your knowledge and maximize your performance well in advance of exam day. Whether used alone or as a companion to the CompTIA Security+ Study Guide, these questions help reinforce what you know while revealing weak areas while there’s still time to review. Six unique practice tests plus one bonus practice exam cover threats, attacks, and vulnerabilities; technologies and tools; architecture and design; identity and access management; risk management; and cryptography and PKI to give you a comprehensive preparation resource. Receive one year of FREE access to the Sybex online interactive learning environment, to help you prepare with superior study tools that allow you to gauge your readiness and avoid surprises on exam day. The CompTIA Security+ certification is internationally-recognized as validation of security knowledge and skills. The exam tests your ability to install and configure secure applications, networks, and devices; analyze, respond to, and mitigate threats; and operate within applicable policies, laws, and regulations. This book provides the practice you need to pass with flying colors. Master all six CompTIA Security+ objective domains Test your knowledge with 1,000 challenging practice questions Identify areas in need of further review Practice test-taking strategies to go into the exam with confidence The job market for information security professionals is thriving, and will only expand as threats become more sophisticated and more numerous. Employers need proof of a candidate’s qualifications, and the CompTIA Security+ certification shows that you’ve mastered security fundamentals in both concept and practice. If you’re ready to take on the challenge of defending the world’s data, CompTIA Security+ Practice Tests is an essential resource for thorough exam preparation.
Assess your readiness for CompTIA A+ Exams 220-801 and 220-802--and quickly identify where you need to focus and practice. This practical, streamlined guide walks you through each exam objective, providing "need to know" checklists, review questions, tips, and links to further study--all designed to help bolster your preparation. Reinforce your exam prep with a Rapid Review of these objectives: Exam 220-801: PC Hardware Networking Laptops Printers Operational Procedures Exam 220-802: Operating Systems Security Mobile Devices Troubleshooting This book is an ideal complement to the in-depth training of the Microsoft Press Training Kit and other exam-prep resources for CompTIA A+ Exams 220-801 and 220-802.