This certification prep course prepares students to sit for the CompTIA Security+ (SY0-401) certification exam as well as teaches concepts and techniques that are valuable to the workplace. Topics covered in the course, and competencies tested on the exam include network security, compliance and operational security, threats and vulnerabilities, application, data and host security, access control and identity management, and cryptography. This certification prep course includes several reinforcing video demonstrations as well as a practice quiz.
This '''Cyber Security Essentials''' course is a self-study resource to prepares student to take the CompTIA Security+ Exam Objectives (SY0-401).
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.