CompTIA Cyber Security Pathway

Course Description

With the continued increase in cyberattacks and the number of new connected devices, the need for skilled cybersecurity professionals is growing at a rapid pace. Cybersecurity specialists must nurture their practical, hands-on skills to know how to proactively address security incidents and issues – not just identify them.
With CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+, CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+), CompTIA PenTest+ and CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+), the CompTIA Cybersecurity Career Pathway helps technical specialists achieve cybersecurity mastery, from beginning to end.

Topics Covered

CompTIA PenTest
  • Plan and scope an assessment
  • Understand legal and compliance requirements
  • Perform vulnerability scanning and penetration testing
  • Analyse data and effectively report and communicate results
  • Configure and use threat detection tools
  • Perform data analysis
  • Interpret results to identify vulnerabilities, threats, and risk
  • Conceptualize, engineer, integrate and implement secure solutions across complex environments
  • Translate business needs into security requirements
  • Analyse risk impact and respond to security incidents