Get CompTIA Security+ Certified
The CompTIA Security+ certification path introduces you to a variety of information security concepts and technical controls. You'll learn about network and application security, compliance, different types of cyber threats and more.
CompTIA Security+ training
This learning path builds on your existing networking skills and prepares you to earn your Security+, one of the most popular entry-level cybersecurity certifications. You’ll learn the foundations of information security as you progress through 18 courses tied to the six Security+ certification exam objectives. Upon completion, you’ll be prepared to earn your Security+ certification and have an established base of cybersecurity knowledge you can use to progress into more advanced security certifications or career roles.
Learning path components
Security+ Custom Practice Exam
Command Line Basics Cyber Range
Threats and Threat Actors
Introduction to Security Assessments
Security Technologies and Tools
Secure Network Design
Hardware and OS Security
Software and Application Security
Virtualization and Cloud Security
Resiliency and Automation
Identification and AAA
Access Control Fundamentals
Risk Management Concepts
Incident Response and Forensics
Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
Introduction to Security Controls
Introduction to Cryptography
What you’ll learn.
The CompTIA Security+ certification exam includes six primary objectives:
- Network security
- Compliance and operational security
- Threats and vulnerabilities
- Application, data and host security
- Access control and identity management
Who is this for?
Two years of experience in a networking role is recommended, or a Network+ or equivalent certification. This certification path is designed for:
- IT support technicians
- Help desk support
- Junior network administrators
- Application support analysts
- Information security specialists
- Anyone looking to earn an entry-level security certification!
Command Line Basics Cyber Range
This cyber range introduces the most common Linux and Windows command-line tools and utilities. From basic navigation commands to port scanning and modifying file permissions, the labs in this cyber range help you practice some of the fundamental system and network administration tasks using Command-Line Interface (CLI).
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