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31 Days Before Your CompTIA Network Certification Exam: A Day-By-Day Review Guide for the N10-006 Certification Exam by Allan Johnson

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Day 15. Hardening Devices

CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Exam Topics

Image 3.3 Given a scenario, implement network hardening techniques

Key Topics

Today, we review the methods an administrator uses to harden devices in the network. All devices should use the latest anti-malware protection. Switches and routers should be hardened using a variety of techniques. User authentication should be appropriate for the security requirements of the network. Wireless LANs (WLANs) should use the latest authentication and encryption standards.

Anti-malware Software

Anti-malware software is specifically designed to defend against malware. Anti-malware products usually ...

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