CompTIA® Cybersecurity Analyst+ (CySA+)
Learn about the duties of cybersecurity analysts who are responsible for monitoring and detecting security incidents in information systems and networks and for executing a proper response to such incidents. Depending on the size of the organization, this individual may act alone or may be a member of a cybersecurity incident response team (CSIRT). Gain the tools and tactics to manage cybersecurity risks, identify various types of common threats, evaluate an organization’s security, collect and analyze cybersecurity intelligence, and handle incidents as they occur. This is a comprehensive approach to
security aimed toward those on the front lines of defense.
This course is designed for IT Security Analyst, Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst, Vulnerability Analyst, Cybersecurity Specialist, Threat Intelligence Analyst and Security Engineer.
- PAssess information security risk in computing and network environments, Analyze reconnaissance threats to computing & network environments and Analyze attacks on computing and network environments.
- Analyze post-attack techniques on computing and network environments, Implement a vulnerability management program and Collect cybersecurity intelligence.
- Analyze data collected from security and event logs, Perform active analysis on assets & networks and Respond to cybersecurity incidents.
- Investigate cybersecurity incidents and Address security issues with the organization’s technology architecture.
Network+, Security+ or equivalent knowledge
Minimum of 3-4 years of hands-on information security or related experience.
While there is no required prerequisite, CySA+ is intended to follow CompTIA Security+ or equivalent experience and has a technical, hands-on focus