CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ Certification (CySA+) Training

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ Certification (CySA+) Training

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Introduction:

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ Certification (CySA+) Training Course hands-on. Learn how to analyze, monitor, and protect critical infrastructures using threat-detection and threat-analysis tools.

Learn how to analyze, monitor, and protect critical infrastructures using threat-detection and threat-analysis tools.

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) is a vendor-neutral cyber security program that applies behavioral analytics to improve the overall state of an organizations IT security. With CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ Certification (CySA+) Training, you will develop the critical knowledge and skills that are required to prevent, detect and combat cybersecurity threats.

Learn about the duties of cybersecurity analysts who are responsible for monitoring and detecting security incidents in information systems and networks and for executing a proper response to such incidents. Depending on the size of the organization, this individual may act alone or may be a member of a cybersecurity incident response team (CSIRT).

Gain the tools and tactics to manage cybersecurity risks, identify various types of common threats, evaluate an organization’s security, collect and analyze cybersecurity intelligence, and handle incidents as they occur. This is a comprehensive approach to security aimed toward those on the front lines of defense.

This CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ Certification (CySA+) Training course supports a certification that is a DoD Approved 8570 Baseline Certification and meets DoD 8140/8570 training requirements.

WHAT’S INCLUDED
  • 5 Days of CompTIA (CySA+) Training from an Authorized CompTIA Instructor
  • CompTIA approved CompTIA (CySA+) Training Courseware (Digital and Print)
  • CompTIA approved (CySA+) Practice Exams
  • CompTIA CySA+ Certification exam voucher
  • Certificate of Completion
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
  • Exam Pass Guarantee
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  • If you are familiar with some aspects of CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ Certification (CySA+), we can omit or shorten their discussion.
  • We can adjust the emphasis placed on the various topics or build the CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ Certification (CySA+) course around the mix of technologies of interest to you (including technologies other than those included in this outline).
  • If your background is nontechnical, we can exclude the more technical topics, include the topics that may be of special interest to you (e.g., as a manager or policy-maker), and present the CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ Certification (CySA+) course in manner understandable to lay audiences.
CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ Certification (CySA+) Training – Audience / Target Group:

The target audience for this CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ Training (CySA+) course is defined here:

  • IT Security Analyst
  • Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst
  • Vulnerability Analyst
  • Cybersecurity Specialist
  • Threat Intelligence Analyst
  • Security Engineer
CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ Certification (CySA+) Training – Prerequisites:

The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ (CySA+) course are:

  • At least two years (recommended) of experience in computer network security technology or a related field.
  • The ability to recognize information security vulnerabilities and threats in the context of risk management.
  • Foundation-level operational skills with some of the common operating systems for computing environments.
  • Foundational knowledge of the concepts and operational framework of common assurance safeguards in computing environments.
  • Safeguards include, but are not limited to, basic authentication and authorization, resource permissions, and anti-malware mechanisms.
  • Foundation-level understanding of some of the common concepts for network environments, such as routing and switching.
  • Foundational knowledge of major TCP/IP networking protocols including, but not limited to, TCP, IP, UDP, DNS, HTTP, ARP, ICMP, and DHCP.
  • Foundational knowledge of the concepts and operational framework of common assurance safeguards in network environments. Safeguards include, but are not limited to, firewalls, intrusion prevention systems, and VPNs.
  • Security+ Certification Prep Course
  • CompTIA A+ Certification Prep
CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ Certification (CySA+) Training – Objectives:

After completing this CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ Certification (CySA+) course, attendees will be able to:

  • Assess information security risk in computing and network environments.
  • Analyze reconnaissance threats to computing and network environments.
  • Analyze attacks on computing and network environments.
  • Analyze post-attack techniques on computing and network environments.
  • Implement a vulnerability management program.
  • Collect cybersecurity intelligence.
  • Analyze data collected from security and event logs.
  • Perform active analysis on assets and networks.
  • Respond to cybersecurity incidents.
  • Investigate cybersecurity incidents.
  • Address security issues with the organization’s technology architecture.
CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ Certification (CySA+) Training – Course Syllabus:

Lesson 1: Assessing Information Security Risk

Topic A: Identify the Importance of Risk Management
Topic B: Assess Risk
Topic C: Mitigate Risk
Topic D: Integrate Documentation into Risk Management

Lesson 2: Analyzing Reconnaissance Threats to Computing and Network Environments

Topic A: Assess the Impact of Reconnaissance Incidents
Topic B: Assess the Impact of Social Engineering

Lesson 3: Analyzing Attacks on Computing and Network Environments

Topic A: Assess the Impact of System Hacking Attacks
Topic B: Assess the Impact of Web-Based Attacks
Topic C: Assess the Impact of Malware
Topic D: Assess the Impact of Hijacking and Impersonation Attacks
Topic E: Assess the Impact of DoS Incidents
Topic F: Assess the Impact of Threats to Mobile Security
Topic G: Assess the Impact of Threats to Cloud Security

Lesson 4: Analyzing Post-Attack Techniques

Topic A: Assess Command and Control Techniques
Topic B: Assess Persistence Techniques
Topic C: Assess Lateral Movement and Pivoting Techniques
Topic D: Assess Data Exfiltration Techniques
Topic E: Assess Anti-Forensics Techniques

Lesson 5: Managing Vulnerabilities in the Organization

Topic A: Implement a Vulnerability Management Plan
Topic B: Assess Common Vulnerabilities
Topic C: Conduct Vulnerability Scans
Topic D: Conduct Penetration Tests on Network Assets

Lesson 6: Collecting Cybersecurity Intelligence

Topic A: Deploy a Security Intelligence Collection and Analysis Platform
Topic B: Collect Data from Network-Based Intelligence Sources
Topic C: Collect Data from Host-Based Intelligence Sources

Lesson 7: Analyzing Log Data

Topic A: Use Common Tools to Analyze Logs
Topic B: Use SIEM Tools for Analysis

Lesson 8: Performing Active Asset and Network Analysis

Topic A: Analyze Incidents with Windows-Based Tools
Topic B: Analyze Incidents with Linux-Based Tools
Topic C: Analyze Malware
Topic D: Analyze Indicators of Compromise

Lesson 9: Responding to Cybersecurity Incidents

Topic A: Deploy an Incident Handling and Response Architecture
Topic B: Mitigate Incidents
Topic C: Prepare for Forensic Investigation as a CSIRT

Lesson 10: Investigating Cybersecurity Incidents

Topic A: Apply a Forensic Investigation Plan
Topic B: Securely Collect and Analyze Electronic Evidence
Topic C: Follow Up on the Results of an Investigation

Lesson 11: Addressing Security Architecture Issues

Topic A: Remediate Identity and Access Management Issues
Topic B: Implement Security During the SDLC
Appendix A: Mapping Course Content to CompTIA® Cybersecurity Analyst+ (Exam CS0-001)
Appendix B: Security Resources

Labs

Lab 1: Accessing Information Security Risk
Lab 2: Analyzing Reconnaissance Threats to Computing
Lab 3: Analyzing Attacks on Computing and Network Environments
Lab 4: Analyzing Post Attack Techniques
Lab 5: Managing Vulnerabilities in the Organization
Lab 6: Collecting Cybersecurity Intelligence
Lab 7: Analyzing Log Data
Lab 8: Performing Active Asset and Network Analysis
Lab 9: Responding to Cybersecurity Incidents
Lab 10: Investigating Cybersecurity Incidents
Lab 11: Addressing Security Architecture

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