System administrators are responsible for the configuration of operating systems to meet an organization’s security control requirements. Learn about the concept of operating system hardening, including managing security settings, patch management and trusted operating systems.
- [Instructor] System administrators are responsible…for the configuration of operating systems…to meet an organization's security control requirements.…This is an extremely important responsibility…because attackers can often exploit security vulnerabilities…to gain access to a vulnerable system…and even potentially leverage that access…to compromise an entire network.…Let's take a look…at three important operating system security issues,…security settings, patch management,…and trusted operating systems.…
There are many different security settings…in any operating system…that you can customize to meet the security needs…of your organization.…You'll want to establish…a security baseline for your organization…that includes the settings important in your environment.…One of these is limiting the access that users have…to administrative resources…because this level of access…can result in security compromises.…Let's take a look at how to limit administrative access…on a Windows system.…Here I am on the desktop of a Windows system.…
Learn about communication and networking best practices, including TCP/IP networking, network security devices, and secure network design and management. Instructor and cybersecurity expert Mike Chapple also includes coverage of converged protocols, network encryption, and wireless networking. You can find Mike's companion study books for this series at the Sybex test prep site and review the complete CISSP Body of Knowledge at https://www.isc2.org/cissp-domains/default.aspx.
- IP addressing
- Switches and routers
- Content distribution networks
- Designing secure networks
- Specialized networking
- Managing secure networks
- Working with virtualized networks like SDNs
- Detecting and preventing network attaches
- Transport encryption
- Wireless networking
- Host security
Skill Level Advanced
CISSP Cert Prep: 2 Asset Securitywith Mike Chapple58m 11s Advanced
1. TCP/IP Networking
2. Network Security Devices
3. Designing Secure Networks
4. Specialized Networking
5. Secure Network Management
6. Virtualized Networks
Port isolation1m 47s
7. Network Attacks
8. Transport Encryption
9. Wireless Networking
10. Host Security
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