CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) certification is a vendor-neutral, globally recognized credential designed for IT security analysts, vulnerability analysts, or threat intelligence analysts. The CompTIA CySA+ certification validates skills and knowledge to configure and use threat detection tools; perform data analysis; and interpret the results to identify vulnerabilities, threats, and risks to an organization with the end goal of securing and protecting applications and systems within an organization.
The CompTIA CySA+ CS0-001 exam domains are:
Domain 1: Threat and Vulnerability Management (22%)
Domain 2: Software and Systems Security (18%)
Domain 3: Security Operations and Monitoring (25%)
Domain 4: Incident Response (22%)
Domain 5: Compliance and Assessment (13%)
Here are some of the skills measured in the CompTIA CySA+ certification exam:
Securing corporate environments
Recovering and responding to incidents
Choosing and applying cybersecurity tools and technologies
Using security frameworks to guide common security policies
Environmental reconnaissance, response, and countermeasures
Implementing identity/access management and compensating controls
The CompTIA CySA+ certification is an intermediate level certification of the CompTIA certifications that validates critical knowledge and skills that are required to prevent, detect, and combat cybersecurity threats.
uCertify provides a study guide for the CompTIA CySA+ CS0-002 exam. The study guide is mapped to CySA+ exam objectives.
Requirements for CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) Certification
Here are the prerequisites for the CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) certification: