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CompTIA Security+ Exam Cram, Second Edition

Book Description

CompTIA® Security+ Exam Cram

Second Edition

Exam SY0-201

Diane Barrett

Kirk Hausman

Martin Weiss

The Smart Way to Study™

Covers the critical information you need to know to score higher on your Security+ exam!

  • Master and implement general security best practices

  • Systematically identify threats and risks to your systems

  • Harden systems by eliminating nonessential services

  • Secure your communications, networks, and infrastructure

  • Systematically identify and protect against online vulnerabilities

  • Implement effective access control and authentication

  • Create security baselines and audit your security infrastructure

  • Understand cryptographic principles, and effectively deploy cryptographic solutions

  • Organize security from both a technical and organizational standpoint

  • Manage every facet of security, including education and documentation

  • Understand the laws related to IT security, and the basics of forensic investigations


    Diane Barrett (MCSE, A+, Security+) is a professor in the Network Security and Computer Forensics programs at the University of Advancing Technology. She belongs to several security user groups, including HTCIA and InfraGard.

    Kirk Hausman (MCSE, Security+) has worked for more than 20 years as a consultant, trainer, IT manager, and network and security administrator. He works for Texas A&M University as assistant commandant for IT.

    Martin Weiss (CISSP, Security+, MCSE) is a manager of information security gurus at RSA, the security division of EMC.

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  • Detailed explanations of correct and incorrect answers

  • Multiple test modes

  • Random questions and order of answers

  • Coverage of each Security+ exam objective

  • informit.com/examcram

    ISBN-13: 978-0-7897-3804-2

    ISBN-10: 0-7897-3804-X