Security professionals are increasingly being made responsible for securing remote and wireless environments. This course examines different remote access strategies and technologies such as PPP, VPNs, PPTP, L2TP, IPsec, RADIUS, and TACACS. This course also examines wireless security mechanisms such as WEP, WPA, CCMP, EAP, PEAP, LEAP, MAC filters, SSID broadcast, and antenna placement and the attacks they are designed to fend off. This course helps prepares the learner to write the CompTIA Security+ Certification SYO-301.
Individuals who have day to day technical information security experience, who are looking to validate that knowledge. It is recommended that individuals have a minimum of 2 years experience in IT administration with a focus on security and a broad knowledge of security concerns and implementations.