• Online, Instructor-Led
  • Classroom
Course Description

CompTIA Cyber Security Analyst (CySA+) covers the duties of cybersecurity analysts who are responsible for monitoring and detecting security incidents and for executing a proper response to such incidents. The course introduces tools and tactics to manage cybersecurity risks, identify various types of common threats, evaluate the organization’s security, collect, and analyze cybersecurity intelligence, and handle incidents as they occur. Ultimately, the course promotes a comprehensive approach to security aimed toward those on the front lines of defense

Learning Objectives

Successful completion of this course will enable students to:

  • Assess information security risk in computing and network environments
  • Examine reconnaissance threats to computing and network environments
  • Investigate attacks and analyze post-attack on computing and network environments
  • Implement a vulnerability management program
  • Assess data collected from security and event logs and perform active analysis on assets and networks and respond and investigate cybersecurity incidents

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Cyber Defense Analysis
  • Incident Response
  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Systems Analysis
  • Vulnerability Assessment and Management