Join Mike Meyers for an in-depth discussion in this video Testing network security, part of CompTIA Network+ (N10-006) Cert Prep: 7 Managing the Network.
- So throughout this series we've been talking about things…from firewalls and physical security,…and installing anti-malware tools…and all these different issues,…and the end result of all this is, what,…a safe network?…Well, that's the big challenge.…How do you know that your network's safe?…The answer is unfortunately, in most cases,…you don't know.…If there's simply so much complexity out there…in terms of networks.…I know that you've got a firewall…installed on your gateway router,…but maybe you set up an access control list…that's letting something through you're not supposed to.…
Or I know that you have an individual system…that's running a good anti-malware program,…but when was the last time it was updated?…So there's a lot of issues that come into play…that we really have to say to ourselves,…is our network vulnerable?…And, well it happens,…so if you've got a lot of money,…you've got professionals who will come out…and beat your network to a pulp…and show you all these horrible, scary vulnerabilities.…But for most of us…
We are now a CompTIA Content Publishing Partner. As such, we are able to offer CompTIA exam vouchers at a 10% discount. For more information on how to obtain this discount, please download these PDF instructions.
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Managing Risk
2. Protecting Your Network
3. Network Monitoring
4. Network Troubleshooting
Next steps1m 47s
- Mark as unwatched
- Mark all as unwatched
Are you sure you want to mark all the videos in this course as unwatched?
This will not affect your course history, your reports, or your certificates of completion for this course.Cancel
Take notes with your new membership!
Type in the entry box, then click Enter to save your note.
1:30Press on any video thumbnail to jump immediately to the timecode shown.
Notes are saved with you account but can also be exported as plain text, MS Word, PDF, Google Doc, or Evernote.