CompTIA Security+ is a course that will assist you if your job responsibilities include securing network services, network devices, and network traffic. It is also the main course you will take to prepare for the CompTIA Security+ certification examination (exam number SY0-401). In this course, you will build on your knowledge and professional experience with computer hardware, operating systems, and networks as you acquire the specific skills required to implement basic security services on any type of computer network.
CompTIA Security+ is an international, vendor-neutral certification that demonstrates competency in:
Compliance and operational security
Threats and vulnerabilities
Application, data and host security
Access control and identity management
CompTIA Security+ not only ensures that candidates will apply knowledge of security concepts, tools, and procedures to react to security incidents, it ensures that security personnel are anticipating security risks and guarding against them.