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CompTIA Cloud+ Study Guide by Todd Montgomery

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Chapter 8 Understanding and Maintaining Cloud Security

THE FOLLOWING COMPTIA CLOUD+ EXAM OBJECTIVES ARE COVERED IN THIS CHAPTER:

  • 5.1 Understanding network security concepts, tools, and best practices
    • ACLs
    • VPNs
    • IDS/IPS
    • Hardware/software-based firewalls
    • DMZ
    • Review/audit logs
    • Attacks
  • 5.2 Understanding Storage security concepts, methods, and best practices
    • Obfuscation
    • Access Control Lists
    • Zoning
    • LUN masking
    • User and host authentication
    • Review/audit logs
  • 5.3 Cloud encryption technologies and methods
    • PKI
    • IPSEC
    • SSL/TLS
    • Ciphers
    • Encryption for data in transit and encryption for data at rest
  • 5.4 Understanding User Access control
    • Role-based administration
    • Mandatory access controls
    • Discretionary access controls
    • Multifactor authentication
    • Single sign-on
    • Federation
  • 5.5 Hardening the guest OS and compute resources
    • Disabling unneeded ports and services
    • User credentials
    • Host-based/software firewalls
    • Antivirus software
    • Patching
    • Deactivating default accounts

Understanding Network Security Concepts, ...

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