Pearson CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) Course (Pearson-CySA+)

Start preparing for CompTIA CS0-001 certification exam with Cybersecurity Analyst+ (CySA+) course. The course focuses on the objectives covered in the CS0-001 certification exam. CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst: CS0-001 certification exam is designed for IT security analysts, vulnerability analysts, or threat intelligence analysts. The course covers the exam objectives with its lessons, quizzes, test-preps, and many more.

Here's what you will get

The CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) is an international, vendor-neutral cybersecurity certification that applies behavioral analytics to improve the overall state of IT security. CySA+ validates critical knowledge and skills that are required to prevent, detect, and combat cybersecurity threats. The exam validates your expertise to configure and use threat detection tools; perform data analysis; and interpret the results to identify vulnerabilities, and much more.

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What are the prerequisites for this exam? There is no required prerequisite for CompTIA CS0-001 certification exam, but the candidate should hold CompTIA Network+, Security+ or equivalent knowledge. He or she should have a minimum of 3-4 years of hands-on information security or related experience.
What is the exam registration fee? USD 346
Where do I take the exam? Pearson VUE
What is the format of the exam? Multiple-choice and performance-based
How many questions are asked in the exam? The exam contains 85 questions.
What is the duration of the exam? 165 minutes
What is the passing score? 750

(on a scale of 100-900)

What is the exam's retake policy?

Here are the retake policies:

  • If a Candidate has passed an exam (or multiple exams) and achieved a certification, he/she cannot take the exam again, using the same exam code, without prior consent from CompTIA.
  • CompTIA beta examinations may only be taken one (1) time by each candidate.
  • A test found to be in violation of the retake policy will be invalidated and the candidate may be subject to a suspension period. Repeat violators will be permanently banned from participation in the CompTIA Certification Program.
  • Candidates must pay the exam price each time they attempt the exam. CompTIA does not offer any free re-tests or discounts on retakes.
What is the validity of the certification? TBD - Three years after launch.
Where can I find more information about this exam? To know more about the pearson-cysa-plus, click here.
Which certification covers this exam?
What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?
  • Security Analyst
  • Vulnerability Analyst
  • Cybersecurity Specialist
  • Threat Intelligence Analyst
  • Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst

Here's what you will learn

  • Goals and Methods
  • Who Should Read This Book?
  • Strategies for Exam Preparation
  • Procedures/Common Tasks
  • Variables
  • Tools
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Point-in-Time Data Analysis
  • Data Correlation and Analytics
  • Data Output
  • Tools
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Network Segmentation
  • Honeypot
  • Endpoint Security
  • Group Policies
  • ACLs
  • Hardening
  • Network Access Control
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Penetration Testing
  • Reverse Engineering
  • Training and Exercises
  • Risk Evaluation
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Identification of Requirements
  • Establish Scanning Frequency
  • Configure Tools to Perform Scans According to Specification
  • Execute Scanning
  • Generate Reports
  • Remediation
  • Ongoing Scanning and Continuous Monitoring
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Analyzing Output Resulting from a Vulnerability Scan
  • Common Vulnerabilities Found in Targets Within an Organization
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Threat Classification
  • Factors Contributing to Incident Severity and Prioritization
  • Forensics Kit
  • Forensic Investigation Suite
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Stakeholders
  • Purpose of Communication Processes
  • Role-Based Responsibilities
  • Using Common Symptoms to Select the Best Course of Action to Support Incident Response
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Containment Techniques
  • Eradication Techniques
  • Validation
  • Corrective Actions
  • Incident Summary Report
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Frameworks
  • Policies
  • Controls
  • Procedures
  • Verifications and Quality Control
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Security Issues Associated with Context-Based Authentication
  • Security Issues Associated with Identities
  • Security Issues Associated with Identity Repositories
  • Security Issues Associated with Federation and Single Sign-on
  • Exploits
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Security Data Analytics
  • Manual Review
  • Defense in Depth
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Best Practices During Software Development
  • Secure Coding Best Practices
  • Review All Key Topics
  • Preventative Tools
  • Collective Tools
  • Analytical Tools
  • Exploit Tools
  • Forensics Tools
  • Review All Key Topics
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