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== Outcomes ==
 
== Outcomes ==
To complete this KU, students should be able to:
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After completing the KU, students will be able to:
 
# Set up user accounts and configure appropriate authentication policies.
 
# Set up user accounts and configure appropriate authentication policies.
 
# Configure audit capabilities.
 
# Configure audit capabilities.

Latest revision as of 22:07, 21 November 2019

The intent of the Operating System Administration Knowledge Unit is to provide students with skill to perform basic operations involved in system administration of operating systems.

Outcomes[edit]

After completing the KU, students will be able to:

  1. Set up user accounts and configure appropriate authentication policies.
  2. Configure audit capabilities.
  3. Perform back-ups and restore the system from a backup.
  4. Install patches and updates.
  5. Review security logs.

Topics[edit]

  1. OS Installation
  2. User accounts management (Access controls, Password Policies, Authentications Methods, Group Policies)
  3. Command Line Interfaces
  4. Configuration Management
  5. Updates and patches
  6. Event Logging and Auditing (for performance and security)
  7. Managing System Services
  8. Virtualization
  9. Backup and Restoring Data
  10. File System Security
  11. Network Configuration (port security)
  12. Host (Workstation/Server) Intrusion Detection
  13. Security Policy Development

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See also[edit]

Related Knowledge Units

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Sample knowledge test[edit]

Sample skills test[edit]

Sample abilities test[edit]

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Reference ID[edit]

OSA