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Web-Based Labs for Security+ Printed Access Card, 4th Edition

  • Lab Mentors
  • ISBN-10: 1111640165
  • ISBN-13: 9781111640163
  • Mixed Media
  • Previous Editions: 2009, 2009
  • COPYRIGHT: 2012 Published
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About the Product

Web Based Labs for SECURITY+ GUIDE TO NETWORK SECURITY FUNDAMEN┬ČTALS, FOURTH EDITION provides step-by-step labs taken directly from SECURITY+ GUIDE TO NETWORK SECURITY FUNDAMEN┬ČTALS, FOURTH EDITION. Using a real lab environment over the Internet, students can log on anywhere, anytime via a Web browser to gain essential hands-on experience in networking security.


  • Labs are easily accessed through a Web browser, minimizing or eliminating hardware and software maintenance costs.

  • Hands-on interactive exercises, remote mentoring, instructor shadowing, and real time progress reporting.

  • Instant grading of each assigned task allows students to check their progress, try tasks more than once, and forward final results to their instructor.

  • 40 hours of access within a 6 month period allocates generous time for each lab exercise.

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Security.
2. Malware and Social Engineering Attacks
3. Internet, Wireless, and Other Attacks.
4. Vulnerability Assessment and Mitigating Attacks
5. Data, Application, and Physical Security.
6. Securing the Host.
7. Network Security.
8. Network Security Protocols and Administering a Secure Network.
9. Wireless Network Security.
10. Access Control Fundamentals.
11. Authentication and Account Management.
12. Basic Cryptography.
13. Digital Certificates, PKI, and Transport Encryption.
14. Business Continuity.
15. Risk Mitigation and Awareness Training.