CompTIA Security+

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Security is among the fastest growing fields in the IT industry and certified security professionals are much in demand. In such a scenario, a reputed certification such as CompTIA Security+ can propel your career to new heights.

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Overview

Our course covers all the objectives of the CompTIA Security+ certification exam including the principles of protecting a system against attack and managing risk. Important topics of the exam such as access control, identity management and cryptography will be covered in detail.

You will receive hands-on training in implementing security strategies that will also help you polish your practical skills in areas of cloud computing, BYOD and SCADA.

What you will learn

  • Technologies and Tools
  • Architecture and Design
  • Risk Management
  • Cryptography and PKI
  • Identity and Access Management

Benefits

There is no shortage of certifications for people who want to pursue a career in cybersecurity; in fact, there are so many that it can be overwhelming for someone trying to figure out where to start. One of the most widely accepted and highly regarded accreditations is the CompTIA Security+ Certification.

From financial benefits to career pathways to instant industry recognition, the CompTIA Security+ Certification is the smart choice for anyone who is serious about getting ahead.

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Jobs that use CompTIA Security+

Systems Administrator

Network Administrator

Security Administrator

Junior IT Auditor/ Penetration Tester

Security Specialist

Security Consultant

Security Engineer

Course Content

Malware and Indicators of Compromise 17:32 Play
Attacks 17:32 Play
Threat Actors 17:32 Play
Vulnerability Scanning and Penetration Testing 17:32 Play
Vulnerabilities and Impacts 17:32 Play
Network Components 17:33 Play
Security Tools and Technologies 17:33 Play
Troubleshoot Common Security Issues 17:33 Play
Deploy Mobile Devices Securely 17:33 Play
Implementing Secure Protocols 17:33 Play
Architecture Frameworks and Secure Network Architectures 17:34 Play
Secure Systems Design and Deployment 17:34 Play
Embedded Systems 17:34 Play
Application Development and Deployment 17:34 Play
Cloud and Virtualization 17:34 Play
Resiliency and Automation strategies 17:34 Play
Physical Security Controls 17:34 Play
Identity, Access and Accounts 17:35 Play
Identity and Access Services 17:35 Play
Identity and Access Management Controls 17:35 Play
Policies, Plans and Procedures 17:36 Play
Risk Management and Business Impact Analysis Concepts 17:36 Play
Incident Response, Disaster Recovery and Continuity of Operation 17:36 Play
Digital forensics 17:36 Play
Compare and contrast various types of controls 17:36 Play
Data Security and Privacy Practices 17:36 Play
Cryptography Concepts 17:37 Play
Cryptography Algorithms 17:37 Play
Wireless Security 17:37 Play
Public Key Infrastructure 17:37 Play

Course Details

The CompTIA Security+ [SY0-501] Certification is a universally recognized highly valuable credential for foundation level IT security skills. This CompTIA training validates your ability to apply knowledge of information security to real networks. It certifies an individual’s ability to identify risks, perform risk management and mitigation activities, and ensure operational security of enterprise networks. CompTIA Security+ [SY0-501] Training at Koenig makes you proficient in core IT security concepts such as Cryptography, risk mitigation and risk management, identity management, security infrastructure, organizational systems, security systems, network access control among others.

Successful completion of Security plus training from Koenig and subsequently getting certified by CompTIA will help you gain skills required by employers all over the world to manage and maintain security of their information systems. You can demonstrate that you can not only apply knowledge about security tools, concepts, and procedures to respond to security threats, but you also have skills to anticipate risks and protect against them proactively. 

Audience:

  • Network Administrators
  • Security Engineers
  • Support Analysts 
  • Security Administrator 
  • Security Consultant 
  • IT Managers

Course Prerequisites

  • Basic Computer Knowledge.

Course Info.

Lenght
40+ Hours
Effort
4 Hours/week
Institution
CompTIA
Language
English
Video Script
English

Training Options

Selfpaced Training

499
  • Lifetime access to high-quality self-paced eLearning content curated by industry experts
  • 3 simulation test papers for self-assessment
  • Lab access to practice live during sessions
  • 24x7 learner assistance and support

Live Virtual Classes

799
  • Online Classroom Flexi-Pass
  • Lifetime access 
  • Practice lab and projects with integrated Azure labs
  • Access to Microsoft official content aligned to examination

One on One Training

1299
  • Customized learning delivery model (self-paced and/or instructor-led)
  • Flexible pricing options
  • Enterprise grade learning management system (LMS)
  • Enterprise dashboards for individuals and teams
  • 24x7 learner assistance and support

Exam & Certification

Exam Codes  SY0-501 SY0-601 
Launch Date  October 4, 2017 November, 2020 
Exam Description The CompTIA Security+ exam will certify the successful candidate has the knowledge and skills required to install and configure systems to secure applications, networks, and devices; perform threat analysis and respond with appropriate mitigation techniques; participate in risk mitigation activities; and operate with an awareness of applicable policies, laws, and regulations. The successful candidate will perform these tasks to support the principles of confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The CompTIA Security+ certification exam will verify the successful candidate has the knowledge and skills required to assess the security posture of an enterprise environment and recommend and implement appropriate security solutions; monitor and secure hybrid environments, including cloud, mobile, and IoT; operate with an awareness of applicable laws and policies, including principles of governance, risk, and compliance; identify, analyze, and respond to security events and incidents 
Number of Questions Maximum of 90 questions
Type of Questions Multiple choice and performance-based
Length of Test 90 minutes
Passing Score 750 (on a scale of 100-900)
Recommended Experience CompTIA Network+ and two years of experience in IT administration with a security focus
Languages English, Japanese, Portuguese and Simplified Chinese English, Japanese
Retirement  July 2021 Usually three years after launch 
Testing Provider  Pearson VUE
Price $349 USD (See all pricing)
CompTIA Security+

FAQs

Cyber threat is the biggest threat of our times that puts organizations and individuals at risk. Companies need to have proper security systems in place to ensure that there is no breach of data that could not only lead to loss of profits and business but also loss of reputation and customer goodwill. Security specialists are therefore in high demand as they can sniff out irregularities and protect systems from fraud and breach. CompTIA Security+ is a globally recognized certification as it covers best practices in IT security and its holders are known for their commitment and expertise in maintaining security in systems. We recognize this and hence bring you a comprehensive course that will help you aim for a first time pass of the exam and embark on a flourishing career.

It is easy to enrol for the training online. There are several options to pay either through your debit/credit card that includes Visa Card, MasterCard; American Express or - via PayPal. Payment receipt will be issued to the candidate automatically by email.