CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+)

The course introduces tools and tactics to manage cybersecurity risks, identify various types of common threats, evaluate the organization’s security, collect and analyze cybersecurity intelligence, and handle incidents as they occur.

$85,000

Currently, entry level CompTIA CySA+ holders earnings per year
Course Overview

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+)

Course Length:
5 Days
Hours: 40

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) applies behavioral analytics to networks and devices to prevent, detect and combat cybersecurity threats. CySA+ is the most up-to-date security analyst certification that covers advanced persistent threats in a post-2014 cybersecurity environment. In this course you will gain the knowledge and skills required to leverage intelligence and threat detection techniques, analyze and interpret data, identify and address vulnerabilities, suggest preventative measures, and effectively respond to and recover from incidents. Our certified instructors will ensure that you understand: 

  • Performing data analysis to identify vulnerabilities, threats and risks to an organization. 
  • Configuring and using threat-detection tools. 
  • Securing and protecting applications and systems within an organization. 
  • Applying environmental reconnaissance techniques using appropriate tools, analyzing results, and implementing recommended response 
  • Using data to recommend remediation of security issues related to identity and access management and recommend implementation strategy while participating in the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC). 
  • Distinguishing threat data to determine incident impact and prepare a toolkit with appropriate forensics tools, communication strategy, and best practices as a response 

CompTIA Exam Code: CS0-002 

CompTIA CySA+ meets the ISO 17024 standard and is approved by U.S. Department of Defense to fulfill Directive 8570.01-M requirements. 

Target Audience

This course is designed primarily for cybersecurity practitioners who perform job functions related to protecting information systems by ensuring their availability, integrity, authentication, confidentiality, and non-repudiation. This course focuses on the knowledge, ability, and skills necessary to provide for the defense of those information systems in a cybersecurity context, including protection, detection, analysis, investigation, and response processes. In addition, the course ensures that all members of an IT team—everyone from help desk staff to the Chief Information Officer—understand their role in these security processes.

Prerequisites

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.

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.

Career Oppurtunities

The CySA+ certification qualifies you for the following positions: 

  • Cybersecurity Analyst 
  • Threat Intelligence Analyst 
  • Vulnerability Analyst 
  • Security Engineer 

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