Your cybersecurity profession is made possible by Security+!
The global certification CompTIA Security+ verifies the foundational competencies required to carry out fundamental security tasks and pursue a career in IT security.
Why is it unique?
- More companies and defense organizations pick Security+ over any other certification on the market to verify their employees’ foundational security knowledge and to satisfy DoD 8570 compliance requirements.
- The only baseline cybersecurity certification that emphasizes hands-on practical abilities, Security+ demonstrates hands-on skills and ensures that the security professional is better equipped to tackle a broader range of today’s complex problems.
- More job roles use Security+ to augment their skill sets since fundamental cybersecurity knowledge helps secure systems, software, and hardware in more modern job responsibilities.
- Security+ is aligned with the most recent trends and approaches to ensure good performance on the job. It covers the most fundamental technical skills in risk assessment and management, incident response, forensics, enterprise networks, hybrid/cloud operations, and security controls.
Regarding the test
The first security certification a candidate ought to obtain is CompTIA Security+. It establishes the fundamental skills necessary for any cybersecurity position and serves as a launching pad for cybersecurity employment at the intermediate level. Best exam for practical troubleshooting are incorporated into Security+, ensuring that candidates have the abilities to:
- Determine the level of security in an enterprise environment, and then suggest and implement the necessary security measures.
- Cloud, mobile, and IoT hybrid environments should be kept an eye on and secured.
- Operate with knowledge of applicable laws and regulations, including governance, risk, and compliance concepts.
- Recognize, assess, and address security events and incidents
What Competencies Will You Gain?
Threats, Attacks, and Vulnerabilities
IoT and embedded devices, novel DDoS attacks, and social engineering attacks based on current events are some of the latest dangers, attacks, and vulnerabilities on the Internet that must be handled.
Architecture and Design includes coverage of business environments and rising reliance on the cloud as businesses switch to hybrid networks.
Hard & Network Troubleshooting
Expanded to concentrate on managing identity, PKI, wireless, end-to-end security, fundamental cryptography, and access management.
Operating systems for Windows
Activities and Emergency Response including topics like fundamental threat detection, risk mitigation strategies, security controls, and fundamental digital forensics in organizational security assessment and incident response processes.
TroubleshootingG for Software
Governance, Risk, and Compliance Expanded to help organizational compliance and risk management to regulations, such as PCI-DSS, SOX, HIPAA, GDPR, FISMA, NIST, and CCPA.
Maximize the value of your qualification
Information technology presents new opportunities and problems in a dynamic industry. Participating in our Continuing Education program allows you to stay up to date with new and developing technologies and maintain your status as a highly sought-after IT and security expert
Program for CompTIA Continuing Education
From your exam date, your CompTIA Security+ certification is valid for three years. You can extend your certification by three years through the CE program.
This CompTIA Security+ will give you the knowledge and skills you need to install and configure systems to secure applications, networks, and devices, perform threat analysis and respond with the appropriate mitigation techniques, engage in risk mitigation activities, and operate with an awareness of the policies and laws that apply.
The Network+ certification should be obtained before pursuing the Security+ work and certification exam, while there are no precise requirements for obtaining this certification
What Will You Learn?
- Achieving confidence in passing the CompTIA Security+ certification exam
- Executing fundamental security setups
- Recognize the purposes, features, and building blocks of computer security.
- Develop your skills as a security technician for businesses.
Path to a CompTIA Security+ Career
The CompTIA Security+ certification is a stepping stone to security jobs at the intermediate level. The following are the positions that qualified professionals can expect to hold:
- Help desk manager/analyst,
- Security administrator,
- Systems administrator,
- IT project manager,
- IT auditor
- Security Engineer/Analyst
Utilize the CompTIA Continuing Education (CE) program to keep your certification up to date. It’s intended to be both a tool to broaden your skill set and a means of continuing to validate your competence. When you’re prepared to advance in your career, it serves as your secret weapon.