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Security+ Prep Guide

Security+ Prep Guide

Ronald L. Krutz, Russell Dean Vines

ISBN: 978-0-764-52599-5

Feb 2003

480 pages

Select type: Paperback

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* A complete study guide for the new Security+ certification exam, providing objective coverage, definitions, and sample test questions
* Security+ certification has been endorsed by Microsoft, IBM, Verisign, the Secret Service, and the FBI, and is expected to become a prerequisite for many vendor-specific certifications
* Written by the authors of the bestselling The CISSP Prep Guide (0-471-41356-9) and organized in the same user-focused format
* CD-ROM includes the Boson test engine, packed with review questions to prepare for the Security+ certification exam

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Chapter 1: General Security Concepts.

Chapter 2: Communication Security.

Chapter 3: Infrastructure Security.

Chapter 4: Basics of Cryptography.

Chapter 5: Operational/Organizational Security.

Appendix A: Answers to Sample Questions.

Appendix B: Glossary of Terms and Acronyms.

Appendix C: Common Internet Vulnerabilities.

Appendix D: NMap Log.

Appendix E: What’s on the CD-ROM?


“…designed to offer a comprehensive reference and ‘one stop source’ for those studying the security + certification examination…” (Computer Law and Security Report, November 03)
ChapterPageDetailsDatePrint Run
CD ID#198CD Question ID#198
Question: What is the block length of the Rijndael Cipher?

Answer 1: 64 bits
Answer 2: 128 bits
Answer 3: Variable
Answer 4: 256 bits

Explanation: The answers with fixed numbers are incorrect.

Errata: The answer to this question states that the block length of the Rijndael Cipher is variable. The correct answer should be that the block length is 128 bits and the key size is variable