CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) is an IT workforce certification that applies behavioral analytics to networks and devices to prevent, detect and combat cybersecurity threats.
CompTIA CySA+ is the only intermediate high-stakes cybersecurity analyst certification with performance-based questions covering the following topics:
CompTIA CySA+ is the most up-to-date security analyst certification that covers advanced persistent threats in a post-2014 cybersecurity environment.
CompTIA CySA+ is for IT cybersecurity professionals with three-to-four years of hands-on information security or related experience, or equivalent training, looking to start or advance a career in cybersecurity analytics. CompTIA CySA+ prepares candidates for the following job roles:
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CompTIA CySA+ is the only intermediate cybersecurity analyst certification with performance-based questions covering security analytics, intrusion detection and response. Successful candidates will have the following skills:
The CompTIA CySA+ exam covers the following domains and topics:
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CompTIA now offers a number of exam training options for CySA+ to fit your particular learning style and schedule, many of which may be used in combination with each other as you prepare for your exam.
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