CompTIA Security+ Certification


CompTIA Security + Certification

May 15 - 19, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. daily
CHL Computer Lab No. 2, Bldg. 1103, Room 1004

DoD 8570 Credential Requirements: This course is approved as a baseline certification for the IAT Level II and the IAM Level 1 per DoD 8570 requirements.

Overview: This course is targeted toward the information technology (IT) professional who has networking and administrative skills in Windows®-based Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) networks; familiarity with other operating systems, such as Mac OS X®, Unix, or Linux; and who wants to further a career in IT by acquiring foundational knowledge of security topics; prepare for the CompTIA Security+ certification examination; or use Security+ as the foundation for advanced security certifications or career roles. Instruction is via New Horizons On Line Live (Instructor Led Training Online).

Costs:
Course Fee: $1732.50 per person (reflects a 30% discount for Stennis personnel)
Exam Voucher: Free with registration (special offer for this class)
Registration Deadline: May 5, 2017
For registration and payment, contact Kim Miller at kim.miller@usm.edu or 228.688.3170. CHL accepts checks, credit cards, training forms and purchase orders.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Identify the fundamental concepts of computer security.

  • Identify security threats and vulnerabilities.

  • Manage data, application, and host security.

  • Implement network security.

  • Identify and implement access control and account management security measures.

  • Manage certificates.

  • Identify and implement compliance and operational security measures.

  • Manage risk.

  • Troubleshoot and manage security incidents.

  • Plan for business continuity and disaster recovery.

Prerequisite: CompTIA A+ or CompTIA Network+

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