This chapter covers the following CompTIA-specified objectives for the Environment section of the Server+ Certification exam.
5.1 Recognize and report on physical security issues
Limit access to server room and backup tapes
Ensure physical locks exist on doors
Establish anti-theft devices for hardware (lock server racks)
One of the commonly overlooked aspects of server management is the physical security of the server. It is hard to pick up a technical magazine and not read something about the latest virus or latest web site hacked. Information security is rapidly becoming one of the most talked about topics ...