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Desktop Security


Overview/Description
Target Audience
Prerequisites
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
Course Number
Expertise Level



Overview/Description
In this course, you'll be introduced to some basic security concepts, and then you'll learn all about how to secure your desktop computers. You will also prepare for exam 220-902.

Target Audience
Anyone who wishes to enter the IT professional field and requires entry-level training to get started with a career in technical support

Prerequisites
None

Expected Duration (hours)
1.5

Lesson Objectives

Desktop Security

  • start the course
  • define and describe all of the various security threats that you might face
  • define and describe all of the various security threats that you might face
  • identify the different security strategies that you can employ
  • describe the different types of user accounts and how they secure your computer
  • list the characteristics of NTFS files and how they each apply
  • define the interactions that occur when NTFS files are moved from one location to another
  • recognize how network shares work and their interaction with NTFS drives
  • describe how EFS protects your files
  • distinguish between the different types of drive encryption and identify the features of each
  • configure your workstations to be more secure
  • configure your mobile devices to be more secure
  • identify the best practices for ensuring thorough data destruction and drive disposal
  • identify the best ways to secure your SOHO wireless network
  • configure a file with NTFS file permissions, and share it on the network
  • Course Number:
    cs_aope_a06_it_enus

    Expertise Level
    Beginner