CompTIA Security+ Certification Prep (SY0-501)


This CompTIA Security+ training course provides the foundational knowledge you need to pass the CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 certification exam, and the skills to ensure compliance and operational security in your organization.

CompTIA Security+ certification is a vendor-neutral certification that is recognized worldwide as a benchmark for information system security best practices. Earning Security+ certification demonstrates your knowledge of industry-wide information assurance topics, like systems security, network infrastructure, access control, assessments and audits, cryptography, and organizational security.

Attend this CompTIA Security+ training in one of three formats – live training or instructor-led.


Oferta do exame de certificação, válida até 6 meses após a conclusão da ação de formação.


  • Network Administrators
  • Cybersecurity Associates
  • IT personnel interested in pursuing a career in cybersecurity


  • Prepare for and pass the CompTIA Security+ exam
  • Confidently explain and define an array of security terminologies
  • Navigate the complexity of secure communication protection
  • Explore the concepts of network protection with firewalls and IDS
  • Investigate privacy and integrity issues


  • Recommended that students have taken CompTIA Network+  course and exam, together with 24 months experience of networking support/IT administration
  • Know the function and basic features of PC components
  • Able to use Windows to create and manage files and use basic administrative features (Explorer, Control Panel and Management Consoles)
  • Know basic network terminology and functions (such as OSI Model, toplogy, Ethernet, TCP/IP, switches and touters)
  • Understand TCP/IP addressing, core protocols and troubleshooting tools.


Introduction to the CompTIA Security+ Exam

  • The six domains of knowledge
  • Expected level of expertise
  • Assessing initial readiness

Securing the Network

      Communication security goals

  • Evaluating network design and components
  • Examining ports, protocols and threats
  • Implementing wireless security

Compliance and Operational Security

Risk-related concepts

  • Inspecting methods of control
  • Conducting risk reduction
  • Formulating risk models
  • Evaluating risk

Mitigation strategies

  • Deterrence, avoidance and transference
  • Incident response
  • Preparing security awareness training

Business continuity measures

  • Assessing environmental controls
  • Planning for disaster recovery
  • Analyzing continuity of business plans
  • Implementing high availability

Access Controls

Infrastructure principles

  • Assessing MAC, DAC and RBAC
  • Comparing logical and physical access controls

Strengthening the infrastructure

  • Utilizing 802.1x and RADIUS
  • Implementing multifactor authentication
  • Kerberos and CHAP

Threats and Vulnerabilities

Identifying vulnerabilities and threats

  • Isolating botnets, viruses and worms
  • Preventing man-in-the-middle attacks
  • Stopping social engineering ploys
  • Zero day attacks
  • Spamming, phishing and vishing

Application attacks

  • Detecting buffer overflows
  • Rejecting injection attacks
  • Preventing cookie misuse
  • Halting Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)

Application, Data and Host Security

Security assessment tools

  • Fuzzers
  • Patch management
  • Securing mobile devices and BYOD

Host security tools and techniques

  • Anti-malware
  • Data Loss Prevention
  • Physical Security

Fundamentals of Cryptography

Assuring privacy with encryption

  • The CIA model and beyond
  • Cryptographic standards and protocols
  • Deploying symmetric encryption
  • Implementing Public Key cryptography

Establishing cryptographic security

  • Creating digital signatures
  • Exploring the role of certificate authorities
  • Managing keys and the CRL
  • Analyzing X.509 certificates

Final Review

Preparing for the examination

  • Getting ready for the exam
  • Handling out-of-date questions
  • Utilizing additional study guides

Assessing readiness

  • Final review and assessment
  • Taking a complete practice exam

11 — 26 Out 2021

Pós-Laboral — 18:30h/22:00h

Nível Intermédio

30 horas — 10 dias

Live Training



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