CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) is an international, vendor-neutral certificate that applies behavioral analytics to improve the overall state of Information Technology (IT) security. It validates the knowledge and skills required 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.
This is an intermediate-level course that follows these CompTIA certification courses: IT Fundamentals -> A+ -> Network+ -> Security+ -> CySA+.
NOTE: The CompTIA CySA+ is the new acronym for CompTIA CSA+.
|Launch Date||February 15, 2017|
|Number of Questions||85|
|Length of Exam||165 minutes|
|Passing Score||750 (on a scale of 100-900)|
|Recommended Experience||Network+, Security+ or equivalent knowledge. Minimum of 3-4 years of hands-on information security or related experience. While there is no required prerequisite, CySA+ is intended to follow CompTIA Security+ or equivalent experience and has a technical, hands-on focus.|
|Retirement||Usually three years after launch|
|Exam Cost||$381 USD (visit CompTIA for up-to-date pricing)|
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