GSEC GIAC Security Essentials Certification All-in-One Exam Guide, Second Edition

  • 12h 35m
  • Ric Messier
  • McGraw-Hill/Osborne
  • 2019

Get complete coverage of all the objectives on Global Information Assurance Certification’s Security Essentials (GSEC) exam inside this comprehensive resource. GSEC GIAC Security Essentials Certification All-in-One Exam Guide, Second Edition provides learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter, exam tips, practice exam questions, and in-depth explanations. Designed to help you pass the exam with ease, this authoritative resource also serves as an essential on-the-job reference.

Covers all exam topics, including:

  • Networking fundamentals
  • Network design
  • Cloud computing
  • Authentication and access control
  • Unix/Linux
  • Windows
  • Encryption
  • Risk management
  • Virtual machines
  • Vulnerability control
  • Malware
  • Incident response
  • Wireless technologies
  • Log Management
  • IoT and embedded devices

About the Author

Ric Messier is an author, consultant, and educator who holds GCIH, GSEC, CEH, and CISSP certifications, and has published several books on information security and digital forensics. With decades of experience in information technology and information security, Ric has held the varied roles of programmer, system administrator, network engineer, security engineering manager, VoIP engineer, consultant, and professor. He is currently a senior information security consultant with FireEye Mandiant.

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • Information Security and the GIAC Security Essentials Certification
  • Networking Fundamentals
  • Network Design
  • Authentication and Access Control
  • Cloud Computing
  • Unix/Linux
  • Windows
  • Encryption
  • Risk Management
  • Virtual Machines
  • Vulnerability Control
  • Malware
  • Incident Response
  • Wireless Technologies
  • Log Management
  • Internet of Things (IoT) and Embedded Devices


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