Section 12.4: BIOS Security  

In this section students will learn the basics of BIOS security. Concepts covered include:

 

·         Security-related features in the BIOS

o   BIOS passwords

o   Chassis intrusion detection

o   Hard disk password

o   Trusted Platform Module (TPM)

 

Students will learn how to:

Lecture Focus Questions:

Video/Demo                                                Time

video12.4.1 BIOS Security                                            9:52
demo12.4.2 Configuring BIOS Security Settings     8:04

 Total                                                               17:56

Lab/Activity

Number of Exam Questions

5 questions

Total Time

About 30 minutes

Section 12.7: Encryption

This section discusses using encryption to secure data by obscuring it from those who do not have the required key to access the data. Details about the following are presented:

 

·         Types of encryption:

o   File encryption

o   Disk encryption

o   Data transmission encryption

 

Students will learn how to:

Lecture Focus Questions:

Video/Demo                                      Time

video12.7.1 Encryption                                     5:08
demo12.7.3 Encrypting Files                           8:45

 Total                                                   13:53

Lab/Activity

Number of Exam Questions

9 questions

Total Time

About 30 minutes