Here’s the Answer to the Question posted on Facebook
Q. Which of the following definitions best describes system hardening?
A. Making a system more secure than the default configuration
B. Increasing physical security to make it harder to access the system
C. Increasing the length of the administrator password to make it harder to access the system
D. Reducing the attack surface
Answer available until May 30, 2015.
SSCP Study Resources
Many people pursue the Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) as the next step after Security+. It builds on the Security+ exam and can be a stepping stone on the path to the highly valuable CISSP certification.
The SSCP Systems Security Certified Practitioner All-in-One Exam Guide covers all the objectives for this certification.
The second edition of the SSCP Systems Security Certified Practitioner All-in-One Exam Guide, Second Edition written specifically for the objectives released in 2015.
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Written by a leading IT security certification and training expert, this authoritative guide addresses all seven SSCP domains as developed by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC)2. You’ll find lists of topics covered at the beginning of each chapter, exam tips, practice exam questions, and in-depth explanations.
Designed to help you pass the exam with ease, SSCP Systems Security Certified Practitioner All-in-One Exam Guide also serves as an essential on-the-job reference.
Whether you are looking to advance your current position in the information security field, expand upon your existing IT skills or launch a new career in either of these areas, you should seriously consider the SSCP from (ISC)²®.
The SSCP is open to all candidates with as little as one year experience, making it an ideal starting point for a new career in infosec or to add that layer of security you need in your current IT career.
The SSCP is ideal for those working in or towards positions such as:
SSCP Systems Security Certified Practitioner All-in-One Exam Guide errata page.
See Chapter 9 of the SSCP Systems Security Certified Practitioner Exam Guide: All-In-One [With CDROM]