• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

The CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) Certification Prep is a self-study resource to help candidates prepare for the Security+ (SY0-501) certification exam. The topics covered are categorized into the six domain areas of the SY0-501 exam objectives: Threats and Vulnerabilities, Technology and Tools, Architecture and Design, Identity and Access Management, Risk Management, and Cryptography.

Learning Objectives

  • Supplemental preparation for the CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 Certification Exam
  • List common cyber threats and how scanning and assessment tools and techniques identify potential vulnerabilities
  • Explain how various tools and technologies are configured or deployed to support an organization's security posture
  • Detail risk management best practices and mitigation strategies

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