Security certification, CompTIA Security+ certification
Why Security+? Approved by U.S. Dept. of Defense to meet IA technical and management certification requirements Chosen by professional staff at Hitachi Information Systems (Japan), Prestariang Systems Sdn. Bhd. (Malaysia) and U.S. government contractors such as CSC, General Dynamics and Northrop Grumman Updated every 3 years and part of the CompTIA Continuing Education program Relevant Job Titles Security Engineer Security Consultant Network Administrator IA Technician or Manager Plan Your Career Path Certification Information The Security+ exam covers the most important foundational principles for securing a network and managing risk. While there is no required prerequisite, Network+ certification is recommended before taking the Security+ exam. CompTIA is an ANSI accredited Certifier - 0731.
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