Course Outline

Module 1: Explaining the Importance of Security Controls and Security Intelligence

Module 2: Utilizing Threat Data and Intelligence

Module 3: Analyzing Security Monitoring Data

Module 4: Collecting and Querying Security Monitoring Data

Module 5: Utilizing Digital Forensics and Indicator Analysis Techniques

Module 6: Applying Incident Response Procedures

Module 7: Applying Risk Mitigation and Security Frameworks

Module 8: Performing Vulnerability Management

Module 9: Applying Security Solutions for Infrastructure Management

Module 10: Understanding Data Privacy and Protection

Module 11: Applying Security Solutions for Software Assurance

Module 12: Applying Security Solutions for Cloud and Automation


While there is no required prerequisite, the CompTIA CySA+ certification is intended to follow CompTIA Security+ or equivalent experience. It is recommended for CompTIA CySA+ certification candidates to have the following:

  • 3-4 years of hands-on information security or related experience
  • Network+, Security+, or equivalent knowledge
  35 Hours


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