Join Mike Chapple for an in-depth discussion in this video Something you have, part of CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) Cert Prep: 4 Identity and Access Management.
- In the last video, you learned how organizations…achieve multifactor authentication…by combining authentication approaches…from two different categories.…The most common approach is to combine…something you know, such as a password or PIN,…with something you have, such as a physical token.…Let's talk about ways that you can implement…authentication based upon something the user has…in his or her possession.…Traditionally, organizations implemented…something-you-have authentication…using physical tokens like this one.…
They're small hardware devices that the user…typically carries on a keychain.…When the need to authenticate arises,…the user first provides a username and password,…satisfying the something-you-know criteria.…The system then prompts the user to provide…an authentication code.…The user pulls out his or her token and presses the button.…The token then displays a code that the user…enters into the system, proving physical possession…of the token and completing the authentication sequence.…The cost of providing thousands of users…
Instructor Mike Chapple has designed the training around the most recent version of CompTIA Security+, SY0-501, which expands coverage of mobile and cloud technologies. By learning about the topics in this course, you'll be prepared to answer questions from the latest exam—and strengthen your own organization's systems and defenses. To join one of Mike's free study groups, visit certmike.com.
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- Identification methods
- Authentication factors
- Multifactor authentication
- Single sign-on
- Authorization and access controls
- Account management