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Common Security Threats – CompTIA A+ 220-902 – 3.1

Common Security Threats – CompTIA A+ 220-902 – 3.1

Last modified on July 5th, 2018 at 1:22 pm

There are a number of different methods that the bad guys can use to attack your systems. In this video, you’ll learn how to recognize and protect yourself from the most well-known security threats.

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Viruses and Worms – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.1

Viruses and Worms – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.1

Last modified on May 7th, 2015 at 1:35 am

Viruses are well known for corrupting our operating systems and documents. In this video, you’ll learn how viruses work and how worms are able to replicate without human intervention.

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Malware Overview – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.1

Malware Overview – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.1

Last modified on September 26th, 2014 at 3:43 pm

Malware is one of the most prevalent forms of malicious software attacks. In this video, you’ll learn about malware types and some of the problems that occur when malware is installed onto our computers.

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Common Security Threats – CompTIA A+ 220-802: 2.2

Common Security Threats – CompTIA A+ 220-802: 2.2

Last modified on June 21st, 2013 at 12:23 pm

There are many security threats constantly attacking our computers and our data. In this video, you’ll learn about social engineering, shoulder surfing, malware, rootkits, and much more.

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Virus and Worm Attacks – CompTIA Network+ N10-005: 5.4

Virus and Worm Attacks – CompTIA Network+ N10-005: 5.4

One of the most common attacks come from viruses and malware, and some worms have caused extensive damage in a very short period of time. In this video, you’ll learn about virus and worm attacks and some of the techniques for preventing damage from these attacks.

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The worm at the bottom of your OS

The worm at the bottom of your OS

Last modified on October 4th, 2011 at 9:25 am

What makes a computer worm significantly different than other types of malicious software?

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What is a worm?

What is a worm?

Last modified on August 13th, 2012 at 2:31 pm

What is the fundamental characteristic that defines a computer worm?

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CompTIA Network+ N10-004: 6.6 – Common Security Threats

CompTIA Network+ N10-004: 6.6 – Common Security Threats

Last modified on July 24th, 2011 at 5:31 pm

The security of the network is a never-ending struggle against the bad guys. In this video, you’ll learn about the most common security threats and what you can do to protect your network resources. We’ll discuss denial of service attacks, viruses, worms, man in the middle attacks, rogue access points, social engineering, and phishing. We’ll also show you how policies and procedures, user training, and patching can help mitigate these security problems in your network.

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