CompTIA Security+

Prerequisite: None

Course Duration:  40 hours
                          5 days training
                          9am - 5pm

Course Schedule: Monday - Friday
                          Every Saturday
                          Every Sunday

Equipment:  ASA firewall
                  Load Balancer
                  VPN Concentraor
                  Fingerprint Scanner
                  Packet Analyzer
                  Vulnerability Scanner

Inclusion (face-to-face training): Morning & Afternoon snack
                                               Lunch Meal
                                               Certificate of completion
                                               Training handout
                                               Review material for exam
                                               Free flowing coffee

Inclusion (Online Training):  Certificate of completion
                                        Training handout (soft copy)
                                        Review material for exam

Day 1

1. Threats, Attacks and Vulnerabilities

• Given a scenario, analyze indicators of compromise and determine the type of malware.
• Compare and contrast types of attacks.
• Explain threat actor types and attributes.
• Explain penetration testing concepts.
• Explain vulnerability scanning concepts.
• Explain the impact associated with types of vulnerabilities. 

Day 2

2. Technologies and Tools

• Install and configure network components, both hardwareand software-based, to support organizational security.
• Given a scenario, use appropriate software tools to assess the security posture of an organization.
• Given a scenario, troubleshoot common security issues.
• Given a scenario, analyze and interpret output from security technologies.
• Given a scenario, deploy mobile devices securely.
• Given a scenario, implement secure protocols.

Day 3

3. Architecture and Design

• Explain use cases and purpose for frameworks, best practices and secure configuration guides.
• Given a scenario, implement secure network architecture concepts.
• Given a scenario, implement secure systems design.
• Explain the importance of secure staging deployment concepts.
• Explain the security implications of embedded systems.
• Summarize secure application development and deployment concepts.
• Summarize cloud and virtualization concepts.
• Explain how resiliency and automation strategies reduce risk.
• Explain the importance of physical security controls.

Day 4

4. Identity and Access Management

• Compare and contrast identity and access management concepts
• Given a scenario, install and configure identity and access services.
• Given a scenario, implement identity and access management controls.
• Given a scenario, differentiate common account management practices.

5. Risk Management

• Explain the importance of policies, plans and procedures related to organizational security.
• Summarize business impact analysis concepts.
• Explain risk management processes and concepts.

Day 5

6. Cryptography and PKI

• Given a scenario, follow incident response procedures.
• Summarize basic concepts of forensics.
• Explain disaster recovery and continuity of operation concepts.
• Compare and contrast various types of controls.
• Given a scenario, carry out data security and privacy practices.
• Compare and contrast basic concepts of cryptography.
• Explain cryptography algorithms and their basic characteristics.
• Given a scenario, install and configure wireless security settings.
• Given a scenario, implement public key infrastructure.