Security is one of the IT pro's chief concerns, and it's a big domain of the 220-902 exam. This course outlines the basic procedures for securing any computer, covering topics such as physical security, password protection, malware detection and prevention, and firewalls. CompTIA expert Mike Meyers also helps you understand how to dispose of data correctly and respond to security incidents.
After completing this course and the others in the series, you should feel prepared to ace the exam. Find your testing location and schedule a test at https://certification.comptia.org/certifications/a.
Skill Level Beginner
(energetic jazz music) - Hi everybody, it's Mike Meyers welcoming you to the Lynda course Securing Computers. This is the sixth of six courses designed to help you pass the CompTIA A+ 902 exam.
This is a fun, fun course because we do everything from malware to anti-malware to firewalls, to even things like forensics and even zombies! So get ready to have some fun. And for those of you following along in my book, this is all in chapter 28.