Plus is one of the certifications that pays for itself. One of the
things about the test is that you will use it day in and day out as a System
Today day and age Threats and vulnerabilities happens
day in and day out. You can put all the
firewalls up to block against it then you have to worry about insider
threat. That is the real threats to
systems and architecture.
consistently hear about these major corporations having account data
compromised. Most of the cases these
are cause by someone internal and most likely working with someone outside as
and vulnerabilities need to be taken with the highest level of precaution. That’s where security plus comes in
handy. You will learn about all the different
kinds of threats and vulnerabilitiesd.
You learn about the scenarios and even though they may seem to be unrealistic. It is very realistic when you look at what damage
they could cause.
are the number cause for these breakins or hacks. You need to know the differenty kinds of
viruses there are. Think about when you
go to the doctor you learn about a new virus and you never forget it. The IT world is the same way so know your
viruses as it can save your environment.
Other things you need to know is Ransomware, BOTS which I will talk
asbout in a few minutes.
can cause a lot of damage and if done correctly can grow at a rapid pace. When you discover a BOT in most cases it is
already too late. Know how to
interpret it and know what precautions you should take in your environment.
is another thing that your users may just think it’s a pop up or something in
email but can promote viruses to spread fast just by clicking on one of these
things. It then will attack your
computer faster then you can say Apple or Windows.
is another thing to really paying attention to when you are preparing for the
exam. As lots of the questions on the
exam have these scenarios in them
we have talked about lots of stuff so how can I prepare for this exam the
best. Certmaster is a great resource. Its definitely worth the price it is. Take the practice tests over and over again
tell you know all the ins and outs of the exam. When you think you are ready for the
test. Start memorizing and know how the
questions are given. An old saying is
practice makes perfect.
you pass the exam the certification never expires so stay up to date on your
Education credits. It is vital to
keeping it active. Constantly review
the objectives so you can identify threats as fast as possible. Being able to identify the threats I believe
is the way the exam certification will pay off for you. Its not just something that will pay for
itself it will help you keep your environment free of any of these threats.