This week, the blog was dedicated to CompTIA’s revamped Security+ exam. And for good reason: Keith Barker recently released his new CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) course, which covers the knowledge and skills learners need to ace the exam. In addition to exam specifics, we also covered skills that complement your IT security savvy, took a look at security trends, and more. Here’s the recap:
- A Closer Look at the Revamped Security+ Exam
Before you take the plunge and start studying for CompTIA’s new Security+ certification, it might be beneficial to understand what the exam entails, so you know what to expect during your training journey and on exam day. We broke the exam details down for you!
- 7 Skills to Complement Your IT Security Expertise
By now, you know that being a one-trick pony likely spells the end of your IT career. While IT security is an area that continues to expand and innovate, there are other skills you can add to make yourself an even more competitive IT security pro. Here are seven of our favorites.
- The New Security+: Skills for Today and Beyond
Don’t be fooled by it’s entry-level label, CompTIA’s updated Security+ certification can help IT security pros be better prepared for evolving cyber threats. Join Keith Barker for this webinar, during which he explains why the Security+ certification can benefit you!
- 5 IT Trends to Watch in 2018 and Beyond
Cyber threats continue to evolve, which requires IT security pros to constantly be on the alert and committed to learning new best practices and methods. With that in mind, we take a look at several IT security trends that you’d be wise to keep tabs on in the coming years.
- Life After Security+: Mapping Out Your IT Security Path
What happens once you conquer the new CompTIA Security+ certification? It just might spur your interest in pursuing an IT security career. If that’s the case, there are a lot of directions you can take. We put together some options to help you become an in-demand IT security pro.