70-299 : MCSA/MCSE - Implementing and Administering Security in a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network

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The Implementing and Administering Security in a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network exam is a mandatory part of the MCSA's and MCSE's Security on Microsoft Windows Server 2003 and Microsoft Windows Server 2003 certification.
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MCSA/MCSE - Implementing and Administering Security in a...

Here's what you will get

It is an intermediate level exam primarily intended for IT professionals, database administrators, tech support engineers, and technical consultants who work in the typically complex computing environment of medium to large companies. The exam covers network technologies, installation and configuration, media and topologies, management, and security.

Lessons
Lessons
4+
Exercises
214+
Quizzes
150+
TestPrep
Pre-assessment Questions
15+
Full Length Tests
4+
Post-Assessment Questions
47+
Exam FAQs
What is the exam registration fee? 150
Where do I take the exam? The MCSA/MCSE - Implementing and Administering Security in a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network is administered by Prometric at testingcenters worldwide. Click here to find a testing center near you.
What are the pre-requisites of the exam? While there are no official prerequisites to take the Implementing and Administering Security in a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network exam, both Microsoft and uCertify strongly recommend that the candidate have 6 to 12 months of experience administering client and network operating systems in environments having particular characteristics.
How many questions are asked in the exam? The exam contains 50 questions.
What is the duration of the exam? 120 minutes
What is the passing score? 70%

(on a scale of 0-1000)

What is the exam's retake policy?

In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the Implementing and Administering Security in a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network exam, Microsoft's retake policy is:

  • If a candidate does not achieve a passing score on an exam the first time, the candidate must wait at least a 24-hour period before retaking the exam.
  • If a candidate does not achieve a passing score the second time, the candidate must wait at least a 14-day period before retaking the exam a third time. Click here for more information.
What is the validity of the certification? Implementing and Administering Security in a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network exam will retire on 31st July 2013. Click here for more information.
Where can I find more information about this exam? To know more about the 70-299, click here.
What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?

A Microsoft Implementing and Administering Security in a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network exam has several career opportunities open up to them, including:

  • Systems administrator
  • Network administrator
  • Information systems administrator
  • Network operations analyst
  • Network technician
  • Technical support specialist

Here's what you will learn

  • Plan security templates based on computer roles.... and Internet Information Services (IIS) server.
  • Configure security templates. Configure registry...figure restricted groups. Configure event logs.
  • Deploy security templates. Plan the deployment o...lates by using command-line tools and scripting.
  • Troubleshoot security template problems. Trouble...ubleshoot removal of security template settings.
  • Configure additional security based on computer ...e tool, and Security Configuration and Analysis.
  • Plan the deployment of service packs and hotfixe...nt of multiple hotfixes. Plan rollback strategy.
  • Assess the current status of service packs and h... MBSA command-line tool with scripted solutions.
  • Deploy service packs and hotfixes. Deploy servic...tfixes on existing servers and client computers.
  • Plan IPSec deployment. Decide which IPSec mode t...tionality of existing applications and services.
  • Configure IPSec policies to secure communication...inbound and outbound filters and filter actions.
  • Deploy and manage IPSec policies. Deploy IPSec p...cates on managed and unmanaged client computers.
  • Troubleshoot IPSec. Monitor IPSec policies by us... and certificate revocation list (CRL) checking.
  • Plan and implement security for wireless network... configure wireless support for client computers
  • Deploy, manage, and configure SSL certificates, ...ontroller, and e-mail server to client computer.
  • Configure security for remote access users. Conf...LS, and multifactor authentication that combines
  • Plan and configure authentication. Plan, configu...rs. Plan and configure delegated authentication.
  • Plan group structure. Decide which types of grou...curity group scope. Plan nested group structure.
  • Plan and configure authorization. Configure acce...ghts. Plan requirements for digital signatures.
  • Install, manage, and configure Certificate Servi..., computers, and CAs. Backup and restore the CA.