CompTIA Network+ N10-007: Security Devices, Wireless Security, & Access Control

CompTIA Network+ N10-007: Security Devices, Wireless Security, & Access Control

Updated Oct 17, 2019

Course Overview

This course covers how to protect organizational assets, like personnel, devices, and infrastructure. You'll also explore physical security devices, wireless security, and authentication and access controls, as you prepare for exam N10-007.

Target Audience

Network administrators, network technicians, network installers, helpdesk technicians, IT cable installers, and any other professionals working with computer networks

Learning Objectives

  • recognize when to implement motion detection and video surveillance
  • identify when to implement asset tracking
  • describe the purpose of tamper detection
  • summarize the purpose of prevention techniques such as badges, biometrics, smart cards, key fobs, and locks
  • recognize when to implement physical security devices
  • describe authentication, authorization, and accounting features such as Kerberos, Single Sign-On, auditing, and logging
  • describe additional authentication types including local authentication, LDAP, and certificates
  • describe multifactor authentication types
  • recognize the various access control features such as 802.1x, NAC, port security, MAC filtering, captive portal, and access control lists
  • implement access control
  • implement WPA and WPA2 in a scenario
  • implement TKIP-RC4 in a scenario
  • implement authentication and authorization features such as EAP, PEAP, EAP-FAST, EAP-TLS, shared or open, preshared key, and MAC filtering
  • implement geofencing in a scenario
  • secure a wireless network