- March 18, 2020
- Posted by: SouTech Team
- Category: Blog, Cyber-security and Ethical Hacking Training
With billions of devices now online, new threats pop-up every second
Today’s interconnected world makes everyone more susceptible to cyber-attacks. Whether you’re attracted to the relativity new world of cybersecurity as a professional, or just interested in protecting yourself online and in social media, this introductory course is the answer. It explores cyber trends, threats—along with the broader topic of cybersecurity in a way that will matter to YOU. For instance, you’ll learn how to protect your personal privacy online while gaining additional insight on the challenges companies, and governmental and educational institutions face today.
A good network security system helps business reduce the risk of falling victim of data theft and sabotage. Network security helps protect your workstations from harmful spyware. It also ensures that shared data is kept secure. Huge traffic can cause stability problems and may lead to vulnerabilities in the system.
What Is on the CompTIA Network+ Exam?
CompTIA Network+ helps develop a career in IT infrastructure covering troubleshooting, configuring, and managing networks. Successful candidates will have the following skills:
- Design and implement functional networks
- Configure, manage, and maintain essential network devices
- Use devices such as switches and routers to segment network traffic and create resilient networks
- Identify benefits and drawbacks of existing network configurations
- Implement network security, standards, and protocols
- Troubleshoot network problems
- Support the creation of virtualized networks
CompTIA Network+ (N10-007) has been updated and reorganized to address the current networking technologies. The current version has expanded coverage of several domains by adding the following:
- Critical security concepts to helping networking professionals work with security practitioners
- Key cloud computing best practices, including virtual switches, hypervisors and virtual NICs, as well as typical service models
- Coverage of newer hardware and virtualization techniques, including “white box switching” and Network Feature Virtualization (NFV)
- Concepts, such as network virtualization, disaster recovery and device hardening to give individuals the combination of skills to keep the network resilient
What Are the CompTIA Network+ Exam Domains, and What Do They Cover?
The CompTIA Network+ exam includes the following domains and topics:
- Networking Concepts: Explain the purpose of a variety of networking concepts and implement them appropriately
- Infrastructure: Determine and explain the appropriate cabling, device and storage technologies
- Network Operations: Use best practices to manage the network, determine policies and ensure business continuity
- Network Security: Summarize physical security and common attacks while securing the wired and wireless network
- Network Troubleshooting and Tools: Explain the network troubleshooting methodology and appropriate tools to support connectivity and performance
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