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Social Media Users — the Pitfalls & Passwords That Put Your Organization at Risk

6 Červen, 2018 - 16:47

To safeguard your organization from social media risk do the following: block all social media use from your network altogether — done. If only it were that easy! Social media is ever-present and unavoidable in today’s enterprise. When used concurrently with security awareness best practices, it can be a valuable tool to help grow your […]

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Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Opportunities & Requirements by Certifying Body

4 Červen, 2018 - 17:35

Six Ways You Can Earn CPEs with InfoSec Institute To maintain your information security certification(s), you must earn a set amount of continuing education credits each year. Depending on what certification(s) you hold, these could be called CPEs, CPUs or even ECEs. It’s important to note credit qualifications, requirements and approval processes vary by certifying […]

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InfoSec Institute Unveils Largest Role-Based Security Awareness Training Library

4 Červen, 2018 - 16:00

Hundreds of SecurityIQ training modules and videos personalized to learner roles accelerate awareness program success InfoSec Institute, the leading provider of IT security education and workforce security awareness solutions, today announced its SecurityIQ library of interactive awareness training modules, videos and learner assessments now surpasses other industry-leading repositories. The company will showcase the SecurityIQ AwareEd™ […]

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What is the GCFE?

4 Červen, 2018 - 15:00

The GIAC® Certified Forensic Examiner (GCFE) is a vendor-neutral certification created and administered by the Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC). Digital forensics analysis is of paramount importance in today’s computer-centric world. The GCFE provides a way for professionals to demonstrate that they have the necessary skills, knowledge and ability to conduct typical incident investigations, including […]

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CISSP Official Study Guide 8th Edition – What’s new

3 Červen, 2018 - 15:01

What’s new in the new CISSP Official Study Guide 8th Edition Chapter 4 – Laws, regulations, and Compliance “FISMA” and its role in information security operations at federal agencies; “Privacy Shield” and its role as a framework allowing US companies to certify compliance with EU privacy requirements “GDPR” and its role as the comprehensive EU […]

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Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Job Outlook

1 Červen, 2018 - 15:00

Cybersecurity professionals have many possible many career paths, but one of the more promising positions out there is that of an ethical hacker. An ethical hacker attempts to penetrate computer systems and networks — with the permission of the owner — with the goal of finding security vulnerabilities that can be exploited by malicious hackers. […]

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Exam Pass Guarantee on ALL Training, this June Only!

1 Červen, 2018 - 08:00



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Like Us and Win an InfoSec Institute Boot Camp!

1 Červen, 2018 - 07:10

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Security+: Installing and Configuring Wireless Security Settings

31 Květen, 2018 - 23:04

Introduction With the advent of the internet, the technological advancements of wireless networking have increased by leaps and bounds. Recent years witnessed the rapid growth of wireless systems in both home and corporate networks. To ensure the provision of cost-effective and reliable wireless services, the companies must install, configure, manage, and protect their wireless infrastructure […]

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Security+: Implementing Public Key Infrastructure

31 Květen, 2018 - 22:41

Introduction Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) is a vital management tool for the use of asymmetric cryptography and digital certificates. A PKI involves components (e.g., Certification Authority, Intermediate Certificate, Certification Revocation List, and so on), PKI concepts (e.g., Stapling, Pinning, Trust Models, and so forth), certificate types (e.g., Wildcards, SAN, Code Signing, Email, Root, and more), […]

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Security+: Basic Characteristics of Cryptography Algorithms

31 Květen, 2018 - 22:25

Introduction In today’s digital world, data is the currency of any organization. However, data assets are becoming increasingly vulnerable and attractive targets of malicious actors due to inadequate security mechanisms. To keep data and critical systems secure, enterprises must take full advantage of cryptographic algorithms. along with additional security controls, especially when communicating through a […]

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Security+: Implementing Identity and Access Management (IAM) Controls

31 Květen, 2018 - 22:07

Identity and access management (IAM) are among the most essential information security controls. After all, making sure a user actually is who he/she is claiming to be before providing access based on the minimal privilege principle is a sound way of ensuring data confidentiality, integrity, and even availability. CompTIA’s Security+ dedicates an entire domain to […]

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Security+: Implementing Secure Protocols

31 Květen, 2018 - 21:54

Introduction The Security+ syllabus is updated every three years. Normally, the exam is denoted by a code consisting of a sequence of letters and numbers; for example, SY0-401 is the most recently outdated exam. During the revision, a number of changes are made from the previous to the most recent exam. This article covers the […]

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Security+: Given a Scenario, Troubleshoot Common Security Issues

31 Květen, 2018 - 21:43

Introduction Domain 2.3 of the Security+ Sy0-501 exam is a new addition to this version of the certification that seeks to determine your understanding of basic security-related troubleshooting and fault-finding. The exam requires a certain level of real-world understanding on the part of the test candidate, so we will take a look at how you […]

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Security+: Installing and Configuring Network Components to Support Organizational Security

31 Květen, 2018 - 21:34

Introduction The Security+ syllabus is updated every three years. Normally, the exam is denoted by a code consisting of a sequence of letters and numbers; for example, SY0-401 is the most recently outdated exam. During the revision, a number of changes are made from the previous to the most recent exam. This article covers the […]

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Security+ Domain #6: Cryptography and PKI

31 Květen, 2018 - 21:18

Introduction Cryptography is of paramount importance to every enterprise’s security position because it ensures data confidentiality, integrity, authentication, and non-repudiation. The fundamental concept of cryptography is known as encryption, which is the act of changing the original plaintext into a secret message. According to the 2018 Global Encryption Trends Study, published by Ponemon Institute, “43% […]

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Security+ Domain #4: Identity and Access Management

31 Květen, 2018 - 20:57

Introduction Put simply, Identity and access management (IAM) can be defined as the security discipline that makes sure the right individuals can access the right resources, at the right times, exclusively for the right reasons. In essence, this is one of the most basic security controls every organization should be using, but in truth, it […]

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Security+ Domain #2: Technologies & Tools

31 Květen, 2018 - 20:40

Introduction The CompTIA Security+ Exam SY0-401 exam is being retired in favor of the newly updated version, the SY-501 exam. The certification remains the same at its core, but there are some changes that you will need to know about if you are going to take the exam in 2018. In this article, we will […]

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Security+ Domain #1: Threats, Attacks, and Vulnerabilities

31 Květen, 2018 - 20:26

Introduction The first domain in CompTIA’s Security + exam (SYO-501) covers threats, attacks and vulnerabilities. This domain contributes 21 percent of the exam score. The exam’s objectives are covered through knowledge, application and comprehension, and the exam has both multiple-choice and performance-based questions. The performance-based questions are designed to test the candidate’s ability to troubleshoot […]

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GDPR Trolls

31 Květen, 2018 - 18:34

1. Introduction Patent trolls are not a new phenomenon. They buy patents for the sole purpose of extorting and suing companies. Since patent-related litigation proceedings are complex and time-consuming, the fees for defending a patent claim in court proceedings may exceed one million U.S. dollars. Therefore, many legitimate companies (especially startups) prefer to pay the […]

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