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The New Security+: Skills for Today and Beyond

by Team Nuggets
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Published on October 25, 2017

Cyber threats continue to increase, not only in frequency, but also in complexity. Having the foundational knowledge and skills to assess and respond to attacks is crucial. Keith Barker's new CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) course aims to provide you with that knowledge and more.

In this 30-minute webinar, Keith highlighted and expanded on how updated Security+ certification topics such as password security can assist you and your team in learning basic methodologies and skills that are needed to protect systems, networks, and applications.

Here are several of the highlights of Keith's webinar and their timestamps.

  • 1:36 – Password Dos and Donts

  • 6:28 – Issues with Single Sign-On

  • 9:55 – Password Best Practices

  • 15:14 – Pass Phrases

  • 16:53 – Password Managers

  • 18:54 – Multi-factor Authentication

About the Presenter Keith Barker brings nearly 30 years of IT experience to CBT Nuggets, where he has been a trainer since 2012. He holds a variety of IT security certifications including Cisco CCIE Security and (ISC)2 CISSP. Keith recently completed a CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) training course for CBT Nuggets.


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