Chapter 5

System Security Threats

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CERTIFICATION OBJECTIVES

5.01     Identifying Physical Threats

5.02     Looking at Malicious Software

5.03     Threats Against Hardware

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Being able to identify different areas of threat to a system is an important skill to have as a security professional and one that you are sure to be tested on for the Security+ certification exam. This chapter will identify popular types of threats against different types of devices and systems, and will also discuss the different types of ...

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