CompTIA Exam: CompTIA Security+ 2021

This course includes:

  • 3 practice tests
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile


About CompTIA Security+  Exam

The CompTIA Security+ helps in building core skills required to perform any cybersecurity role and thereby provides a basis to perform intermediate-level cybersecurity profiles. The CompTIA Security+ exam helps develop the knowledge required to evaluate the security posture of an enterprise environment.

For CompTIA Security+  exam It is recommended to qualify CompTIA Network+ exam together with two years of experience in IT administration with focus on security concepts,

Skills Acquired

The CompTIA Security+  exam ensures that the candidate hold security problem-solving skills to perform tasks including –

  • Assess the security posture of an enterprise environment
  • Suggest and implement suitable security solutions
  • Examine and secure hybrid environments
  • Employ applicable laws and policies (including principles of governance, risk, and compliance)
  • Discover, examine, and respond to security events and incidents

Exam Details

  • Exam Name: CompTIA Security+
  • Exam Questions: Multiple choice and performance-based
  • Total Question: 90 Questions
  • Passing score: 750 (on a scale of 100-900)
  • Fees: $370 USD

Course Outline

The CompTIA Security+ Practice Exam exam covers the following topics –

MODULE 1 – Describe Attacks, Threats, and Vulnerabilities

  • Learn about various methods of social engineering techniques.
  • Understand the potential indicators to identify the type of attack.
  • Overview of threat actors, intelligence sources, and Vectors.
  • Understanding security-related concerns and types of vulnerabilities.
  • Understand security assessments techniques
  • Learn about the strategies used in penetration testing

MODULE 2 – Architecture and Design

  • Understand the significance of security concepts
  • Learn about virtualization and cloud computing concepts
  • Understanding secure application development concepts
  • Overview of deployment, and automation concepts
  • Understand the authentication and authorization design concepts
  • Learn the basics of cryptographic.
  • Understand and implement cybersecurity resilience
  • Overview of security implications of physical security controls including embedded and specialized systems

MODULE 3 – Describe implementation process

  • Learn and execute secure protocols
  • Learn to Implement host or application security solutions and network designs
  • Learn installation and configuration of wireless security settings
  • Learn to apply cybersecurity solutions to the cloud
  • Understand and execute authentication and authorization solutions
  • Learn and explore account management controls
  • Learn implementing public key infrastructure (PKI)

MODULE 4 – Describe Operations and Incident Response

  • Learn and use suitable tools for assessing the organizational Security
  • Understand the significance of policies, processes, and procedures for incident response
  • Learn to utilize relevant data sources for support investigations
  • Learn and implement mitigation techniques or controls
  • Understand the concept of digital forensics

MODULE 5 – Describe Governance, Risk, and Compliance

  • Understand and implement various types of controls
  • Understand the need of standards or frameworks
  • Learn the applicable regulations impacting organizational security posture
  • Understand the policies to corporate Security
  • Learn the concepts of risk management processes
  • Understand the concept of Security privacy and sensitive data Security

Who this course is for:

  • All Levels