The CompTIA Security+ certification designates knowledgeable professionals in the field of security, one of the fastest-growing fields in IT. This course prepares students for the industry-recognized certification and covers all topics related to the CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 exam, including the most important foundational principles for securing a network and managing risk. Access control, identity management, and cryptography will also be covered in the course, as well as appropriate mitigation and deterrent techniques to address network attacks and vulnerabilities. Security concerns associated with cloud computing, BYOD and SCADA will be covered.
In the practical applications course students will be engaged in practice simulations consistent with the 6 domains as designated by the CompTIA SY0-501 objectives