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Remote Access Security

Road warriors keep companies running by being able to sell anywhere. You need a secure platform from which to do this, and in this course we discuss and demonstrate these concepts.

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Course description

If you have staff that are remote or work remotely yourself, you’ll need to see how to protect them from attack. Learn about the different types of virtual private networking and see a demonstration on how to set up a VPN server and connect securely to it from a Windows 10 computer.

Course syllabus

Configuring VPNDuration: 4:59

A discussion of how to set up a Windows VPN server and the different ways it's supported so you can connect securely from your Windows 10 host.

Configuring VPN DemoDuration: 15:47

A demonstration of a Windows server getting configured to host VPN for Windows 10 hosts.

Microsoft Direct AccessDuration: 3:10

Alternative types of VPN are examined, such as Direct Access and Always on VPN.

Meet the author

Robert McMillen

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Robert McMillen started his career as an IT administrator for a manufacturing company after earning his CompTIA A+. He quickly learned how to fix and troubleshoot desktops and laptops, but his real passions were networking and server administration. Shortly after, he earned his first MCSE and Cisco CCNA and has continued with various certifications over the years (now over 50). He earned a Microsoft Certified Trainer certification and seven MCSEs. He started a successful consulting company in 2001 and eventually sold it in 2017 to focus on teaching networking and security in college and being a video and book author. Some interesting jobs he's performed include restoring the Enron emails for the Justice Department, training troops headed to Iraq on network security, and managing a billion dollar merger of Cisco network and Microsoft technologies.

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