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Be afraid..be VERY afraid......

Discussion in 'Security+' started by Malnomates, Feb 29, 2008.

  1. Malnomates

    Malnomates Megabyte Poster

    Feels like an age since I last spoke with you fine folks, but here I go again with my new venture-Security+. I am planning on studying and sitting the exam over the next few months and after much deliberation and searching I have come up with these two study aids..



    Any comments on those puppies would be gratefully recieved prior to persuading my boss to pay for them..8)

    With the kind permission of CF's admins I would like to start 'my very own S+ blog' in a similar fashion to my N+ shennanigans. The N+ blog became a great reference tool for me and helped endlessly in my N+ studies. I'm hoping to repeat that with Security+.

    Anyways it's great to be back an I'm looking forward to the adventure.
    Certifications: A+ Network+
  2. juice142

    juice142 Megabyte Poster

    Good to see you back Mal! :thumbleft

    I look forward to the new blog. 8)

    Certifications: BSc (Hons), A+, Network+
    WIP: 70-270, MCSA
  3. michael78

    michael78 Terabyte Poster

    When I took the Security+ exams I found that there wasn't many (good) books on the subject but I used the exam cram book which I found good and another book which I can't remember (could of been the Sybex books). As this isn't one of CompTIA's most popular exams material is pretty thin on the ground.
    Certifications: A+ | Network+ | Security+ | MCP | MCDST | MCTS: Hyper-V | MCTS: AD | MCTS: Exchange 2007 | MCTS: Windows 7 | MCSA: 2003 | ITIL Foundation v3 | CCA: Xenapp 5.0 | MCITP: Enterprise Desktop Administrator on Windows 7 | MCITP: Enterprise Desktop Support Technician on Windows 7
    WIP: Online SAN Overview, VCP in December 2011
  4. GiddyG

    GiddyG Terabyte Poster Gold Member

    Welcome back Mr NoMates! :D

    I have got the Sybex book you show in your first link. It is good, but I do wonder if it is sufficient to allow me to pass the exam.

    There is an ExamCram book (or books) as well. I thought I had them, but I have done a clean out of my home office, and I now cannot find them... :(

    Can't wait for your blog... you are doing one, I hope... 8)
  5. hbroomhall

    hbroomhall Petabyte Poster Gold Member

    I'll look forward to that blog as well. When I get my studying back on track Security+ is one of the ones I'll be going for.

    Certifications: ECDL A+ Network+ i-Net+
    WIP: Server+
  6. BosonMichael
    Highly Decorated Member Award

    BosonMichael Yottabyte Poster

    Welcome back!

    Keep in mind that the kit you linked already contains the book you linked... :)
    Certifications: CISSP, MCSE+I, MCSE: Security, MCSE: Messaging, MCDST, MCDBA, MCTS, OCP, CCNP, CCDP, CCNA Security, CCNA Voice, CNE, SCSA, Security+, Linux+, Server+, Network+, A+
    WIP: Just about everything!
  7. Malnomates

    Malnomates Megabyte Poster

    well spotted BM..8)

    I've ordered the kit and the ExamCram set of study book and practice exams. I'll be making a start on the blog as soon as I get chance to sit, read and digest the first chapter or two....
    Certifications: A+ Network+

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