MCSA Security


CORE EXAMS ON NETWORKING SYSTEM (BOTH PAPER REQUIRED)

Exam 70-290 : Managing and Maintaining a Microsoft Windows Server 2003:

  • Managing Users, Computers and Groups.
  • Configure access to shared folders.
  • Managing and maintaining a Server Environment.
  • Manage software update infrastructure.
  • Monitor file and print servers.
  • Manage a Web server using IIS.
  • Manage basic disks and dynamic disks.
  • Install and configure server hardware devices.
  • Managing and Implementing Disaster Recovery.
  • Manage backup procedures and recover from the backup.
  • Recover from server hardware failure.
Exam 70-291: Implementing, Managing and maintaining a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network Infrastructure.

  • Implementing, Managing and Maintaining IP Addressing.
  • Configure TCP/IP addressing on a server computer using DHCP.
  • Implementing, Managing and Maintaining Name Resolution using DNS Server.
  • Implementing, Managing and Maintaining Routing and Remote Access.
  • Configure remote access authentication protocols.
  • Implement secure access between private networks.
  • Manage Routing and Remote Access routing interfaces.
  • Maintaining a Network Infrastructure.
CORE EXAM ON CLIENT OPERATING SYSTEM (ONE EXAM REQUIRED):
Exam 70-270 : Installing, Configuring and Administering Microsoft Windows® XP Professional:

  • Installing Windows XP Professional.
  • Implementing and Conducting Administration of Resources.
  • Manage and troubleshoot access to shared folders.
  • Connect to local and network print devices.
  • Implementing, Managing and Troubleshooting
    Hardware Devices and Drivers.
  • Monitoring and Optimizing System Performance and Reliability.
  • Configuring and troubleshooting the Desktop Environment.
  • Implementing, Managing and Troubleshooting Network Protocols and Services.
  • Configuring, Managing and Troubleshooting Security.
  • Configure, manage and troubleshoot Internet Explorer security settings.

Exam 70-620 : TS, WINDOWS VISTA, CONFIGURING:

  • Installing and upgrading Windows Vista.
  • Configuring and troubleshooting Post-installation system settings.
  • Configuring Windows security features.
  • Configuring network connectivity.g.
  • Configuring applications included with Windows Vista.
  • Maintaining and optimizing systems that run Windows Vista.
  • Configuring and troubleshooting mobile computing.
SECURITY EXAMS (TWO PAPERS):
Exam 70-299: Implementing and Administering Security in a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network:


  • Planning and Configuring an Authentication and Authorization Strategy.
  • Installing, Configuring, and Managing Certification Authorities.
  • Configuring, Deploying, and Managing Certificates.
  • Planning, Implementing, and Troubleshooting Smart Card Certificates.
  • Planning, Implementing, and Troubleshooting Encrypting File System.
  • Planning, Configuring, and deploying a Secure Member Server Baseline.
  • Planning, Configuring, Implementing, and deploying a Secure Client Computer Baseline.
  • Planning and Implementing Software Updates.
  • Planning, Deploying, and Troubleshooting Data Transmission Security.
  • Planning and Implementing Security for Wireless Networks.
  • Planning and Implementing Perimeter Security with Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2004.
  • Securing Remote Access.
Exam 70-350: Implementing Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2004:

  • Overview of Microsoft ISA Server 2004.
  • Installing and Maintaining ISA Server 2004.
  • Enabling Access to Internet Resources.
  • Configuring ISA Server 2004 as a Firewall.
  • Configuring Access to Internal Resources.
  • Integrating ISA Server 2004 and Microsoft Exchange Server.
  • Advanced Application and Web Filtering.
  • Configuring Virtual Private Network Access for Remote Clients and Networks.
  • Implementing Caching to Improve Browsing Performance.
  • Monitoring ISA Server 2004.
  • Implementing ISA Server 2004 Enterprise Edition.
  • Implementing ISA Server 2004 Enterprise Edition: Back-to-Back Firewall Scenario.
  • Implementing ISA Server 2004 Enterprise Edition: Site-to-Site VPN Scenario.