Lisa Bock reviews smart cards, which contain information on an embedded chip about the user and can provide authentication, using contact or contactless methods.
- [Narrator] We know that there are several … ways to authenticate into a system. … One is: what you have, … in the form of a smart card or a token. … A smart card is a credit card sized card … that contains information on an embedded … chip about the user, such as … credit and buying preferences, … loyalty program data, … and even medical information. … Smart cards can store several forms of identification, … such as a fingerprint and a password. … Smart cards are available in several form factors, … such as cards, key fobs, and USB tokens. … Smart cards have several uses, including … access control, for employee access cards … or ID badges. … And membership cards, for nightclubs, … VIP access cards, or preferred door entry cards. … They can be used as banking cards, … such as credit or electronic purse … used to store currency for purchases. … And for health care, this can store … patient's history and medical information. … And the cards can be used as single sign-on, … to log on to computers. …
- Define “passphrase.”
- Recall the purpose of multifactor authentication.
- Identify the tool used in today’s Windows operating systems to secure the file system.
- Explain what happens when a file is moved into a folder with permissions.
- Name the authentication protocol used in Active Directory.
- Recognize the location of the audit logs.
- Summarize the purpose of hardening.
- Explain the purpose of cryptographic techniques.
Skill Level Beginner
IT Security Foundations: Core Conceptswith Lisa Bock1h 35m Beginner
IT Security: Key Policies and Resourceswith Gregory Michaelidis23m 44s Intermediate
1. Understand User Authentication
2. Understand Permissions
3. Dissecting Audit Policies
4. Server Protection
5. Providing email protection
6. Understand Encryption
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