Practice Lab: CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501)

Practice Lab
Online Practice Labs, easily accessed from anywhere at any time, are the foundation to practical hands-on skills development enabling users to access real live equipment in a safe test environment.
$149


The CompTIA Security+ Practice Lab will provide you with the necessary platform to gain hands on skills in IT security. By completing the lab tasks you will improve your practical skills in identifying threats, attacks and vulnerabilities, access and identity management and risk management.

These same tasks will help you understand the objectives and competencies required by the CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) certification exam.

The CompTIA Security+ is an intermediate level certificate aimed at IT security professionals, with a minimum of 2 years of IT administration (with a focus on security and day-to-day technical information security experience). This Practice Lab focuses on the practical aspects of the CompTIA Security + (SY0-501) exam objectives. It is therefore advised to refer to your own course materials to gain a deeper understanding of any theoretical aspects of the exam objectives.

It is also recommended that you have gained the following certification before attempting the CompTIA Security+ exam:
CompTIA Network+

No prior hands-on experience is required to use or complete this Practice Lab, however we have assumed that you know how to use a computer and that you are familiar with basic networking concepts and technologies.


Learning Objectives
Learning Time: 25 hours

  • Firewall Rule Based Management
  • Firewalls and Evasion
  • NAT and OpenSSH
  • Network Vulnerabilities Part 1
  • Network Vulnerabilities Part 2
  • Application Data - Establish Host Security
  • Configuring IDS and Honeypots
  • Password Cracking Tools
  • Implementing DNSSEC
  • Social Engineering Reconnaissance
  • Encryption and Hashing
  • Understanding PKI Concepts
  • Backup and Recovery
  • Implement Patching using WSUS
  • Managing Local Storage and Virtual Hard Disks
  • Implementing a Network Policy Server
  • Managing Certificates
  • Protocols and Services - SNMP
  • Data Encryption
  • Implementing Software RAID
  • Introduction to Digital Forensics
  • Implementing AD Federation Services
  • Configuring RADIUS
  • Install and Configure Network Load Balancing
  • Scanning and Remediating Vulnerabilities with OpenVAS
PlatformOperating SystemBrowser
Chrome 39 Firefox 34 Internet Explorer 10 and 11 Safari 8
PC W7 x86 X X X
W7 x64 X X X
W8.1 x86 X X X
W8.1 x64 X X X
MAC OSX 10.9 X X X
OSX 10.10 X X X
LINUX Linux x86 X X
Linux x64 X X
Surface Pro Windows 8 X X X
PlatformOperating SystemBrowser
Safari 8 Android Chrome 39 Internet Explorer RT Internet Explorer 11
iPad* IOS 8 X X
iPhone 5 or higher* IOS 8 X X
iPhone 4* IOS 7 X X
Android Tablet* 4.0 or higher X X
Android Phone* 4.0 or higher X X
Lumia 920 or higher* Windows Phone 8.1 X
Surface Windows RT X

*Online use only with these devices


Download System Requeriments

  • Win7, Win8.1, Linux 64 bits, MAC OSX 10.9 and 10.10
  • We no longer support XP