Before candidates can begin to prepare for any kind of certification, they need a basic understanding of the various hardware and software components used in a computer network. Aimed at aspiring IT professionals, this invaluable book strips down a network to its bare basics, and discusses this complex topic in a clear and concise manner so that IT beginners can confidently gain an understanding of fundamental IT concepts. In addition, a base knowledge has been established so that more advanced topics and technologies can be learned over time.Includes a discussion of the key computer components, such as the processor and memory Covers the basics of data storage as well as the input/output process Zeroes in on basic hardware configuration including how to install hardware and software drivers Introduces various computer operating systems, including the Windows OS family, Linux, and Mac. Looks at basic networking concepts and design
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Detecting and Combating Malicious Emaildescribes the different types of malicious email, shows how to differentiate malicious email from benign email, and suggest protective strategies for both personal and enterprise email environments.Discusses how and why malicious e-mail is usedExplains how to find hidden viruses in e-mailsProvides hands-on concrete steps to detect and stop malicious e-mail before it is too lateCovers what you need to do if a malicious e-mail slips through
Prepare for the CompTIA Storage+ exam with McGraw-Hill Education—a Platinum-Level CompTIA Authorized Partner—and get the competitive edge on exam day! This convenient self-study tool fully covers the vendor-neutral CompTIA Storage+ Powered by SNIA exam. You’ll learn the skills required to configure basic networks to include archive, backup, and restoration technologies. Each chapter includes a list of topics covered, helpful exam tips, and practice exam questions with in-depth answer explanations.
CompTIA Storage+ Quick Review Guide covers all exam topics, including:Storage essentials Storage infrastructure Storage networking Storage hardware Virtualization Storage management Business continuity Security Design Environment Data migration Compliance Deduplication and compression Troubleshooting
The EnCE exam tests that computer forensic analysts and examiners have thoroughly mastered computer investigation methodologies, as well as the use of Guidance Software's EnCase Forensic 7. The only official Guidance-endorsed study guide on the topic, this book prepares you for the exam with extensive coverage of all exam topics, real-world scenarios, hands-on exercises, up-to-date legal information, and sample evidence files, flashcards, and more.Guides readers through preparation for the newest EnCase Certified Examiner (EnCE) exam Prepares candidates for both Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the exam, as well as for practical use of the certification Covers identifying and searching hardware and files systems, handling evidence on the scene, and acquiring digital evidence using EnCase Forensic 7 Includes hands-on exercises, practice questions, and up-to-date legal information Sample evidence files, Sybex Test Engine, electronic flashcards, and more
If you're preparing for the new EnCE exam, this is the study guide you need.