Mike Meyers' Certification Passport CompTIA Security+ (Exam SY0-501), Fifth Edition

  • 10h 2m
  • Dawn Dunkerley
  • McGraw-Hill/Osborne
  • 2018

This quick review, cram-style study guide offers 100% coverage of every topic on the latest version of the CompTIA Security+ exam


This powerful exam preparation resource presents an accelerated review of the pertinent technology and covers all objectives for the CompTIA Security+ exam (exam SY0-501). Written in the proven Passport format developed by training expert Mike Meyers, the book enables you to focus on specific topics, determine areas of need, and tailor an effective course for study.

Mike Meyers’ CompTIA Security+ Certification Passport, Fifth Edition (Exam SY0-501) features accurate practice exam questions and in-depth answer explanations as well as end-of-chapter bulleted summaries that reinforce salient points. Throughout, “Exam Tips” highlight important topics, “Local Lingo” notes define need-to-know terms, “Travel Advisories” alert you to potential pitfalls, and “Travel Assistance” icons specify resources for further information.

  • Provides complete coverage of every objective on exam SY0-501
  • Electronic content includes 200 practice questions and a secured book PDF
  • Written by a pair of security experts and edited by certification guru Mike Meyers

About the Author

Dawn Dunkerley, PhD, is a researcher whose interests include cyberwarfare, cybersecurity, and the success and measurement of organizational cybersecurity initiatives.

In this Book

  • Check-in
  • Organizational Security and Compliance
  • Security Training and Incident Response
  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
  • Cryptography and Encryption Basics
  • Public Key Infrastructure
  • Access Control
  • Authentication and Identity Management
  • Securing Networks
  • Secure Network Administration
  • Securing Wireless Networks
  • Securing Host Systems
  • Securing Applications and Data
  • Monitoring for Security Threats
  • Vulnerability Assessments