The CompTIA Security+ Practice-Lab will provide you with the necessary platform to gain hands on skills in IT security. By completing the lab tasks you will improve your practical skills in identifying threats, attacks and vulnerabilities, access and identity management and risk management.
These same tasks will help you understand the objectives and competencies required by the CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) certification exam.
The CompTIA Security+ is an intermediate level certificate aimed at IT security professionals, with a minimum of 2 years of IT administration (with a focus on security and day-to-day technical information security experience). This Practice Lab focuses on the practical aspects of the CompTIA Security + (SY0-501) exam objectives. It is therefore advised to refer to your own course materials to gain a deeper understanding of any theoretical aspects of the exam objectives.
It is also recommended that you have gained the following certification before attempting the CompTIA Security+ exam:
No prior hands-on experience is required to use or complete this Practice Lab, however we have assumed that you know how to use a computer and that you are familiar with basic networking concepts and technologies.
About Practice Labs
In today’s world of complex computer systems and technologies it’s essential that both those new to IT and seasoned professionals alike gain hands on experience. Our state-of-the-art platform brings training theory to life giving the user greater depth of technology ensuring their ability to demonstrate how to use and understand vendor products and software.
Get the hands on learning you need without spending significant amounts of money on your own equipment. We deliver real equipment with the ease and convenience of your web browser, allowing you to develop real world IT skills.
- Risk free platform to develop practical IT skills in all the latest technologies
- Real world and exam related practical tasks
- Real equipment NOT simulations
- Simply accessed from a web browser, anytime, anywhere – 24/7
Firewall Rule Based Management
Firewalls and Evasion
NAT and OpenSSH
Network Vulnerabilities Part 1
Network Vulnerabilities Part 2
Application Data – Establish Host Security
Configuring IDS and Honeypots
Password Cracking Tools
Social Engineering Reconnaissance
Encryption and Hashing
Understanding PKI Concepts
Backup and Recovery
Implement Patching using WSUS
Managing Local Storage and Virtual Hard Disks
Implementing a Network Policy Server
Protocols and Services – SNMP
Implementing Software RAID
Introduction to Digital Forensics
Implementing AD Federation Services
Install and Configure Network Load Balancing
Scanning and Remediating Vulnerabilities with OpenVAS