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If you are motivated by the increase of major security breaches and want to move your IT focus into this growing domain, this is the ideal skill enhancement tool for you.
The need for highly skilled security professionals is a global need as the amount of cyber threats continue to grow. Professionals looking to gain a comprehensive understanding of different security tools and techniques will greatly benefit from The CompTIA Security+ Virtual Lab from Practice Labs. With a focus on general security concepts, basics of cryptography, communications security, operational and organizational security, you will get a thorough deep dive into these key areas.
Not only will this lab allow you to gain hands-on skills needed as a capable security professional, but it will also prepare you to confidently ace the CompTIA Security+ certification exam.
Obtaining your CompTIA Security+ certification signifies that you possess the ability to secure a network and deter hackers using the latest security technology and strategy. The Security+ is also approved by the U.S Department of Defense to meet information assurance technical and management certification requirements, meaning it is a valuable distinction.
Why Get Security+ Certified
96% of HR managers use IT certifications as screening or hiring criteria during recruitment. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Security Specialists, Administrators, and Managers holding the Security+ certification earn over $86,000 per year.
From a career perspective, security professionals will acquire a well-rounded body of knowledge, both business and technical to have better opportunities in this field. CompTIA Security+ is a globally recognized credential with certified professionals working in over 147 countries throughout the world.
CompTIA SY0-401 Security+ Exam Details
The CompTIA SY0-401 is the only exam required to obtain your Security+ certification. The exam consists of 90 multiple choice and performance based questions which testers have 90 minutes to complete. You must receive a score of 750 or higher out of 900 to pass.
Exercises Included in this Lab:
Trojans and Malware Protection
Attacks against DHCP and DNS
Configuring Certificate Services
HTTP and HTTPS
Web Application Vulnerabilities
Telnet and FTP and SSH
Baseline Security Analyzer
Network Access Protection
Data Leakage Prevention
Computer Forensic Tools
Practice Lab Specifications
Practice Labs are pre-configured hardware layouts with accompanying lab guides for fast, convenient access that make studying for an exam or learning new technologies an engaging experience. Develop your comprehensive IT skills in a safe, working environment without the need to invest in your own hardware and software.
Practical Training on the Latest Industry Technology
Real Equipment, No Simulations
6 Month Unified Access Available on Any Device
No Hardware or Licensing Costs
*Access Virtual Lab After Purchase
Once you've purchased this virtual lab, you can access it by navigating to the homepage and clicking 'My Apps.'
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Processor speed: 2Ghz / multi-core
Broadband / Internet access requirements: 5mb download, 1mb upload
Screen dimensions: 1280px x 1024px
Processor speed: 1.5Ghz
Broadband / Internet access requirements: 2mb download, 256kpbs upload
Microsoft Windows XP with SP2/Vista/7/8/8.1/10
Microsoft Windows Server 2003/2008/2013
Linux Red Hat, Fedora, SUSE, Ubuntu
Apple Mac OS X
Internet connection minimum of 512Kbs
HTTPS Access (Port 443)
HTTP Access (Port 80)
Oracle Java version 1.7+ (If using our Java client)
HTML 5 Client
Microsoft Edge 13 or later
Microsoft Internet Explorer 10 or later
Chrome 29 or later
Firefox 45 or later
Apple Safari 9.1 or later
Internet Explorer 10 or later
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you will need to allow popups from *.practice-labs.com as an exception.
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