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Fundamentals of Cybersecurity DANTES Study Guide


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The Fundamentals of Cybersecurity DANTES study guide covers every part of keeping your company and network protected from a cyber attack. You’ll learn all about the different methods that hackers use to get into your private information and the best ways to keep them out. You’ll also focus your study on how to develop processes to prevent or restore your systems should an attack or other outage occur. Take a look at the list below that shows all the different topics that are included in this study guide. The best part, is this test counts for upper division credit AND if you have taken the Management Information Systems DSST test, you will be several steps ahead in studying.

ISBN: 978-1-61433-070-7
DSST Credits: 3

DSST Difficulty: 4

DSST Credit Type: Baccalaureate Program (Upper Division)

Number of Questions on the DANTES / DSST Test: 100

ACE Recommended Passing Score: 400

Included in the Fundamentals of Cybersecurity DANTES Study Guide

  • Applications & Systems Security
  • Best Practices for Bringing New Services and Applications in Production
  • Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability (CIA)
  • Vulnerability, Mitigation, Threat and Other Terminologies
  • COOP – Warm, Cold, Hot
  • Implementing and Maintaining Encryption
  • Application-layer Encryption
  • SSL/TLS Communication Protocol
  • Security Concerns, Solutions and SDLC
  • Phase I Initialization
  • Phase II Development/Acquisition
  • Phase III Implementation
  • Phase IV Maintenance
  • Authentication and Authorization
  • Implementing Authentication Technologies
  • Digitally Signing Data and Asymmetric Keys
  • Authorization
  • Certificates of Authority and Standards
  • MAC vs DAC
  • Compliance & Governance
  • Security Architecture
  • Identifying Risks and Threats
  • The Different Steps of Digital Forensics
  • Outsources Process Governance
  • Freedom of Information Act
  • Ethics and Information Security
  • Privacy and the Associated Legislation
  • Sarbanes-Oxley
  • USA Patriot Act
  • Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA)
  • Operational Security

  • Security and Monitoring the Environment
  • Audit Logs
  • Securing and Monitoring Cloud and Virtualization
  • Security in a Cloud
  • Virtual Private Networks
  • Virtual Machines
  • Network Security
  • Network Security Protocols
  • Ports
  • Network Scanning
  • Network Management Analysis
  • Cryptography
  • Firewall/IDS/IPS
  • IDS vs IPS
  • Physical & Environmental Security
  • Physical Security
  • Biometrics
  • FAR/FRR/FER/Crossover Error Rates
  • Media Management
  • Environmental Controls
  • Fail Safe vs Fail Secure
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Testing the Network
  • Hacker Attacks
  • DoS and DDoS
  • IAVA/Patching
  • Sample Test Questions
  • Test Taking Strategies
  • What Your Score Means
  • Test Preparation

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