IT security is paramount to organizations as cloud computing and mobile devices have changed the way we do business. With the massive amounts of data transmitted and stored on networks throughout the world, it’s essential to have effective security practices in place. That’s where CompTIA Security+ comes in.
A CompTIA Security+ certification validates knowledgeable professionals in the field of security, one of the fastest-growing sectors in IT. Security threats are increasing in number and severity, and the gap between the need for security professionals and qualified IT personnel is the largest of any IT specialty.
It is recommended that you have completed CompTIA Network+ (or equivalent) and two years of experience in IT administration with a security focus