CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) certification is a vendor-neutral, globally recognized credential designed for IT security analysts, vulnerability analysts, or threat intelligence analysts. The CompTIA CySA+ certification validates skills and knowledge to configure and use threat detection tools; perform data analysis; and interpret the results to identify vulnerabilities, threats, and risks to an organization with the end goal of securing and protecting applications and systems within an organization.
The CompTIA CySA+ CS0-001 certification exam objectives are as follows:
Threat Management (27%)
Cyber Incident Response (23%)
Vulnerability Management (26%)
Security Architecture and Tool Sets (24%)
Here are some of the skills measured in the CompTIA CySA+ certification exam:
Securing corporate environments
Recovering and responding to incidents
Choosing and applying cybersecurity tools and technologies
Using security frameworks to guide common security policies
Environmental reconnaissance, response, and countermeasures
Implementing identity/access management and compensating controls
Optimizing security throughout the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Analyzing threat data or behavior, performing computer forensics, and responding to incidents
Managing information security vulnerabilities, including detailed coverage of common vulnerabilities
The CompTIA CySA+ certification is an intermediate level certification of the CompTIA certifications that validates critical knowledge and skills that are required to prevent, detect, and combat cybersecurity threats.
uCertify provides a study guide for the CompTIA CySA+ CS0-001 exam. The study guide is mapped to CySA+ exam content and designed to prepare the student to be able to take and pass the exam.
Requirements for CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) Certification
For passing the CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) certification exam, the candidate should have: