CompTIA Security+ 2011


This course has been replaced by CompTIA Security+ 2014

  • 1

    Enhance your skillset

    Examines control types, authentication, authorisation, and access control strategies, along with the various types of malware, social engineering and spam/phishing attacks that a network can face.

  • 2

    Boost your career

    The certification designates skilled professionals in the field of security – one of the fastest growing fields in the technology world today.

  • 3

    Great earnings

    With an average salary starting at £34,000 per year, this certification can lead to a financially lucrative career path.

Your quick course guide

This course has been discontinued, please see CompTIA Security+ 2014

Certification: CompTIA Security+ 2011

Study time: Full time - 18 to 24 days | Part time - two to three months

Vendor: CompTIA

Provider: Skillsoft

Student support: StudentCare™

Prerequisites: None

Assessment: Exam based - SY0-301

Resources: Internet access and email

Ideal for: Network engineer, support technician, telecoms support engineer, network design, network administrators or IT managers

Included in your modules

SY0-301 Security + 2011

  • Common threats
  • System hardening
  • Application security
  • Network infrastructure attacks and mitigation
  • Network security tools and wireless LAN security
  • Access controls, authentication, and assessment
  • Cryptography and PKI
  • Organisational security

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  • Award winning customer support
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  • CV detox - exclusive to our students
  • We're with you from start to finish
  • Expert career advice
  • Progress reports
  • Exam booking support
  • All UK students receive an NUS student discount card
  • Your success is our success

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