CompTIA Security+ Cert(SY0-501): Host, Application Security
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CompTIA Security+ Cert(SY0-501): Host, Application Security

Everything you need to know about Host, Data, and Application Security to best prepare for your CompTIA Security+ Exam
4.2 (11 ratings)
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Created by John Wiley & Sons
Last updated 7/2019
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 2 articles
  • 2 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • You will master the basic fundamentals of Host, Data, and Security.
  • This course is in compliance with the CompTIA Security+ exam.
  • Get ready to pass the Security+ Exam with Sybex's superior review materials based on the CompTIA approved content.
  • Wiley's "Bite-Sized" lessons specifically designed to assist you in mastering the topic.
  • Prepare for your exam with "Smarter Test Prep".
Requirements
  • This course has no prerequesites however a basic understanding of IT fundamentals will be helpful.
Description

Composed from Sybex's best review materials, this course is all you need to help you master one of the topics covered in CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) exam.

Whether if you are someone who is looking for the 'last minute review' or someone who is looking for an introduction to a topic, this course is perfect for you!

Our bite-sized lessons make it easy for the users to grasp the material quickly.


Exam Objectives covered in this course:

  • 1.3: Explain threat actor types and attributes

  • 1.6: Explain the impact associated with types of vulnerabilities

  • 2.6: Given scenario, implement secure protocols

  • 3.5: Explain the security implications of embedded systems

  • 3.6: Summarize secure applications development and deployment concepts

Topics Included in the course:

  • Threat Actors

  • Open Source Intelligence

  • Vulnerabilities

    And many more!

Who this course is for:
  • IT Students
  • Anyone interested in learning about Host, Data, and Application Security.
  • Students studying for CompTIA Security+ Certification Exam
Course content
Expand all 11 lectures 01:12:12
+ Welcome to the course!
2 lectures 03:30

Welcome to the Host/Application Security test prep portion of CompTIA Security+ Certification Exam.

Preview 01:08

Tips and Advice for taking the CompTIA Security + Certification Exam.

Preview 02:22
+ Introduction to Host, Data, and Applications Security.
1 lecture 01:23

You will be introduced to several security topics in this lecture.

Preview 01:23
+ Threat Actors and Attributes
1 lecture 10:33

After completing this lecture, students will be able to:

  • Identify types of attackers

  • Compare and contrast threat actors

Preview 10:33
Section Quiz
3 questions
+ Use of Open Source Intelligence
1 lecture 03:35

After completing this lecture, students will be able to:

  • Understand the depth of information available through OSINT

  • Examine sources of information and frameworks

OSINT
03:35
Section Quiz
2 questions
+ Types of Vulnerabilities
1 lecture 19:53

After completing this lecture, students will be able to:

  • Describe issues around configuration and users

  • Examine zero-day exploits and other attack vectors

  • Discuss input vulnerabilities

  • Discuss exploitable weaknesses in memory

Managing Vulnerabilities
19:53
Section Quiz
3 questions
+ Embedded Systems Security
1 lecture 07:30

After completing this lecture, students will be able to:

  • Explore types of embedded systems

  • Understand the growing need for security in today's environment

Embedded Systems
07:30
Section Quiz
2 questions
+ Secure Programming
2 lectures 18:44

After completing this lecture, students will be able to:

  • Examine secure programming models

  • Understand approaches to software testing and coding standards

  • Compare patch management for operating systems and applications

Principles for secure coding
18:37
Prototype code:
00:07
Section Quiz
4 questions
+ Other Application Security Issues
2 lectures 07:04

After completing this lecture, students will be able to:

  • Understand security concerns in databases and related issues

  • Discuss tiered database models

Database Security Issues
06:53
Notes!
00:11
Section Quiz
2 questions
+ Final Review!
0 lectures 00:00
Post Assessment
5 questions