Tag Archives: Security+

Cyber security can be enhanced with training

When protecting the data that is stored and manipulated within your company’s computer system, no effort is to small. Making sure you have adequate cyber security is essential. One way to increase your cyber security is to make sure your employees … Continue reading

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Americans, A New Credit Card is Coming to Town – EMV Part 1

American consumers need to get ready as a new type of credit card is on its way to their shores. The EMV card (which stands for Europay, Mastercard, and Visa) has been in use in Europe for some time and is due to be phased in to the United States within the next few years. Continue reading

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Where Did You Leave Your Smart Phone?

Did you know that over 5.6 billion people own/use at least one cell phone? In the United States alone, over 91% of the population owns and/or uses a cell phone. Thankfully, many cell phones now have the technology to protect and to find your lost cell phone. Continue reading

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Tips to Protect Your Customer’s Payment Information

Did you know that your unexpired credit card is worth as little as $0.06 and as much as $1000 on the black market? Cyber security experts explain that the “street value” of a stolen credit card number can vary widely depending on the status of the account, credit limit available, expiration date, and whether there is a physical-issued card to be sold as well. Continue reading

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CompTIA CASP Certification Training

The CASP exam has gone live and is now available for those interested in the certification.  I would rate this as a somewhat difficult test.  CompTIA is looking for ten years experience in network administration including at least five years … Continue reading

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Security+ SY0-301 2011 Certification Update

2011 starts a new year for CompTIA and Security+.  CompTIA certifications will no longer be awarded for a lifetime.  Starting in 2011, all CompTIA certification exams will be valid for three years from the date the test candidate passes the … Continue reading

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CompTIA Ready’s an Upgrade to the Cyber Security Foundations Cert: Security+ SY0-301

If you’ve been putting off obtaining your Security+ certification and are not going to attempt the exam before December 31, 2010, you may want to wait until the new version of Security+ SY0-301 is released.  CompTIA is planning the new … Continue reading

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