Chapter 9

Understanding the Importance of Security Concepts in an Enterprise Environment

This chapter covers the following topics related to Objective 2.1 (Explain the importance of security concepts in an enterprise environment) of the CompTIA Security+ SY0-601 certification exam:

  • Configuration management

    • Diagrams

    • Baseline configuration

    • Standard naming conventions

    • Internet protocol (IP) schema

  • Data sovereignty

  • Data protection

    • Data loss prevention (DLP)

    • Masking

    • Encryption at rest, in transit/motion, and in processing

    • Tokenization

    • Rights management

  • Geographical considerations

  • Response and recovery controls

  • Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)/Transport Layer Security (TLS) inspection

  • Hashing

  • API considerations

  • Site resiliency

    • Hot site

    • Cold site

    • Warm ...

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