The CompTIA Security+ Certification is a vendor neutral credential. The CompTIA Security+ exam is an internationally recognized validation of foundation-level security skills and knowledge, and is used by organizations and security professionals around the globe.
The CompTIA Security+ exam will certify that the successful candidate has the knowledge and skills required to identify risk, to participate in risk mitigation activities, and to provide infrastructure, application, information, and operational security. In addition, the successful candidate will apply security controls to maintain confidentiality, integrity, and availability, identify appropriate technologies and products, troubleshoot security events and incidents, and operate with an awareness of applicable policies, laws, and regulations.
The Security+ certification is aimed at Security Professionals who meet the pre-requisites described below.
A minimum of 2 years experience in IT administration with a focus on security. Day to day technical information security experience. Broad knowledge of security concerns and implementation including the topics in the exam SY0-501 domain list.
You will find content of this online training via the link in "CompTIA Security+" section.
SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEM VERSIONS Windows XP SP3 and later, Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Mac OS® X™ v10.10.5 or higher.
SUPPORTED BROWSERS (MINIMUM VERSIONS) Internet Explorer® (Internet Explorer 8, Internet Explorer 9 or later is recommended), Firefox v45 or later, Chrome v54 or later, Safari v9.1 or later (Safari on Windows platforms is not supported.)
HARDWARE REQUIREMENTS Skillsoft supports the minimum hardware specifications for all supported operating systems. Additionally, we recommend the following: speakers or headphones to listen to audio content, a microphone to speak in Dialogue streaming audio sessions (Live learning only)
(Must Pass All Exams)
CompTIA Security+ exam SY0-501
Requirements: Students must pass a single Security+ exam to attain the CompTIA Security+ credential
Exams requirements are subject to change without notification.
SkillSoft recommends visiting the vendor website to ensure accuracy of above stated requirements