Posts tagged "networking"

Is the CompTIA Network+ Certification Worth It?

Inquiries on Google Search and subsequent reading through different discussion boards, such as Reddit and Spiceworks, present diverse opinions on this question and similar questions related to IT certifications. There’s only one reason why you shouldn’t take Network+. You don’t need the certification. But the remainder of this article explores the logical reasons for pursuing […]

May 31, 2016 | William Ruddy | Views: 25817

How To Build A Virtual Lab to Hack Computers Legally

Photo Credit: virtualbox multiscreen via fsse8info cc For those who want to learn about computer hacking or improve their skills, the proper learning environment is important. As most of us know, hacking into a computer or network without authorization is a serious crime. Practice hacking without putting your future career in jeopardy by setting up a […]

March 30, 2016 | 405ashley1952 | Views: 48696

Types of Wireless Network Attacks

Photo Credit: Christiaan Colen via Flickr CC Our modern networks are increasingly moving towards wireless technologies. As convenient as they are, wireless connections have one major drawback – security. Compared to their wired counterparts, securing wireless technologies poses a bit of an extra challenge. My main focus for this article will be security over WiFi access, but I’ll […]

February 18, 2016 | 405ashley1952 | Views: 39503

How to Basically Configure a Cisco Router RV320

Photo Credit: Purple Slog via Flickr CC Want to learn the basics of setting up a Cisco RV32X series router? Today I’ll be working with a RV320 Gigabit Dual WAN VPN router, but the steps will be the same for any router that falls in the RV32X family. Having working knowledge of dealing with Cisco technology is […]

February 11, 2016 | 405ashley1952 | Views: 25137

Study Resources for Cisco CCNA Security

Photo Credit: Study time at Starbucks, April 2012 via David cc Students preparing for the Cisco CCNA Security certification need all the help possible. This list contains multiple online reading and study materials that apply to CCNA Security.

February 10, 2016 | William Ruddy | Views: 3674