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IT Security For Desktop Support Professionals

Course Number: DCATT310
Days: 5
Price: $2,895.00


Course Description

This course is designed to teach desktop support professionals about security technologies to help improve the security of Windows desktop systems. Participants will learn about cryptography services such as hashing and encryption, Windows security features such as rights, permissions, and security policies. Students will also learn about patching systems, implementing a Windows firewall, user account best practices, and communicating these best practices to the users. The course finishes with BitLocker drive encryption and the tools used to recover Windows from failure.



There are no prerequisites for this course.


Course Topics

Module 1: Cryptography Overview
Module 2: Windows Security Features
Module 3: User Account Security
Module 4: Security Policy Settings
Module 5: Implementing Host-based Firewalls
Module 6: Malware Prevention and Protection
Module 7: Responding to Malware Incidents
Module 8: Patching and Updating Systems
Module 9: Physical Security
Module 10: Data Security (Encryption and Secure Disposal)
Module 11: Educating Users On Best Practices
Module 12: Recovering Windows