VPNs, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth connections provide user convenience while boosting productivity but the use of these technologies is not without risk. In this course you'll learn about configuring these IT solutions and ways to reduce associated risks.
There are various VPN, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth configurations, some of which are more secure than others. In this course, VPNs and Wireless Networks, you'll gain the ability to configure these technologies while minimizing security risks. First, you'll learn about VPN types, configurations, and best practices. Next, you'll discover how to maximize Wi-Fi network usage and performance. Finally, you'll explore Wi-Fi and Bluetooth threats with hands-on experience cracking a WPA2 passphrase using a dictionary attack. When you're finished with this course, you'll have the skills and knowledge of various wireless networks needed to maximize your security.
Daniel Lachance, CompTIA Security+™, CompTIA A+®, CompTIA Network+®, CompTIA Server+, CompTIA Cloud Essentials, MCITP, MCTS, MCSA, is the owner of Lachance IT Consulting Inc. He is the author of the CompTIA Server+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide, CompTIA Cloud Essentials Certification Study Guide, and co-author of CompTIA Security+ Certification Practice Exams.