The new CompTIA Security+ (SY0-701) represents the latest and greatest in cybersecurity, covering the most in-demand skills related to current threats, automation, zero trust, IoT, risk – and more. Once certified, you’ll understand the core skills needed to succeed on the job – and employers will notice too. The Security+ exam verifies you have the knowledge and skills required to:

  • Assess the security posture of an enterprise environment and recommend and implement appropriate security solutions.

  • Monitor and secure hybrid environments, including cloud, mobile, Internet of Things (IoT), and operational technology.

  • Operate with an awareness of applicable regulations and policies, including principles of governance, risk, and compliance.

  • Identify, analyse, and respond to security events and incidents.

Exam Details
Exam duration 90 minutes
Number of Questions Maximum of 90 questions
Type of Questions Multiple-choice and performance-based
Passing Score 750 (on a scale of 100 to 900)
Testing Provider Pearson VUE

Please note exams are not included in the course fee but are required to obtain the certification.

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Prepare for the exam

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CompTIA Training

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