Chapter 13

Authentication and Access Control

The Following CompTIA Network+ Exam Objectives Are Covered in This Chapter:

  • 5.2 Explain the methods of network access security.
    • ACL:
  • MAC filtering
  • IP filtering
  • Port filtering
  • Tunneling and encryption:
  • SSL VPN
  • VPN
  • L2TP
  • PPTP
  • IPSec
  • ISAKMP
  • TLS
  • TLS1.2
  • Site-to-site and client-to-site
  • Remote access:
  • RAS
  • RDP
  • PPPoE
  • PPP
  • ICA
  • SSH
  • 5.3 Explain methods of user authentication.
    • PKI
    • Kerberos
    • AAA (RADIUS, TACACS+)
    • Network access control (802.1x, posture assessment)
    • CHAP
    • MS-CHAP
    • EAP
    • Two-factor authentication
    • Multifactor authentication
    • Single sign-on

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