CompTIA Security+ (SY0-401) Access Control and Identity Management

This course covers domain 05 of the CompTIA Security+ SY0-401 certification exam. This course deals with controlling user access and identity management tools and techniques.
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jul 11, 2015
Duration
1h 21m
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Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jul 11, 2015
Duration
1h 21m
Description

Access control and identity management is crucial to maintaining and secure environment. Various hardware controls like RADIUS, TACACS+ and XTACACS are covered, along with directory services and authentication services like Kerberos, LDAP, SAML, and Secure LDAP. The differences between identification, authentication, and authorization are covered, along with the various tools used to ensure users are connected securely with access to resources they need. Technologies and concepts including tokens, multi-authentication, TOTP, HOTP, CHAP, and PAP are covered, along with authentication factors.

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Chris is a lifelong learner and professional information technologist, trainer and IT Manager. Married with 3 children, Chris is interested in martial arts, working out, spending time with family and friends and being creative whenever possible.

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