CompTIA Security+ 2008: Public Key Infrastructure and Access Security
This course is included in our On-demand training solution.
Access security, both within a network and on the Internet, is paramount to corporate security. Modern network environments use key encryption technologies in order to provide security and availability to both employees and customers. This course explores the use of certificate servers and certificates to provide a secure environment both within a network and when dealing with web servers and internet validations. It also examines how to secure the physical environment and data access. This course is one of a series in the SkillSoft learning path that covers the objectives for the CompTIA Security+ (2008 Edition) certification exam.
Organizations involved in IT services or training that need to have personnel qualified for onwards delivery of IT support or training; businesses that will need up-to-date Security+ training for their own internal networking support purposes; individuals who are personally interested in establishing credentials for the benefit of their own career prospects.
Although not a prerequisite, it is recommended that CompTIA Security+ candidates have at least two years on-the-job networking experience with an emphasis on security. The CompTIA Network+ certification is also recommended.
Key Management and Life Cycle
Certificate Services Servers
Installing and Managing a Standalone Root CA
User Certificates and Key Recovery
Web Server Security with PKI
Enabling Recovery Agents and Web Server Security with PKI
Physical Access Security
Peripheral and Component Security
Storage Device Security
Securing Peripherals, Files, and Disks