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Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Mitigations for CompTIA Security+

by Christopher Rees

This course will teach you the essential concepts necessary to assess, articulate, and mitigate threats and vulnerabilities within your company as well and prepare you for the Security+ exam.

What you'll learn

A successful career in cyber security is built upon a strong foundation of security concepts, tools and techniques. In this course, Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Mitigations for CompTIA Security+, you will learn how to identify and assess threats within your company and strengthen their security posture. Next, you’ll learn the common threat vectors and attack surfaces, along with the various types of vulnerabilities a bad actor is likely to try and exploit. Finally, you’ll learn the methods and best practices to mitigate those threats and vulnerabilities, hardening your network's infrastructure. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the concepts and knowledge necessary for the Security+ exam.

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About the author

Chris is a professional information technologist, author, trainer, manager and a lifelong learner. He is married with 3 beautiful children and interested in working out, spending time with family and friends and being creative whenever possible. He has been an author for over 25 years and has created over 60 IT Certification training courses. Chris really enjoys helping people advance in their careers through training and personal development.

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