[Online 10-Day] CompTIA Security+
Course Information
  • 04-Dec-2020
  • Online
  • CompTIA Certified Trainer
  • English
  • RM 4750
  • 9:00am - 1:00pm

CompTIA Security+ is the first security certification a candidate should earn. It establishes the core knowledge required of any cybersecurity role and provides a springboard to intermediate-level cybersecurity jobs.


• Attacks, Threats and Vulnerabilities – Includes updated coverage of the latest threats, attacks, and vulnerabilities, such as IoT device weaknesses, newer DDoS attacks, and social engineering techniques based on current events.
• Architecture and Design-Includes coverage of enterprise environments and reliance on the cloud, which is growing quickly as organizations transition to hybrid networks.
• Implementation–Has been expanded to focus on administering identity, access management, PKI, basic cryptography, wireless, and end-to-end security.
• Operations and Incident Response - Includes organizational security assessment and incident response procedures, such as basic threat detection, risk mitigation techniques, security controls, and basic digital forensics.
• Governance, Risk, and Compliance -Expanded to support organizational risk management and compliance to regulations, such as PCI-DSS, SOX, HIPAA, GDPR, FISMA, NIST, and CCPA.


Security+ incorporates best practices in hands-on troubleshooting, ensuring candidates have practical security problem-solving 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, and IoT
• Operate with an awareness of applicable laws and policies, including principles of governance, risk, and compliance
• Identify, analyze, and respond to security events and incidents

By attending this course, you will CompTIA Security+ certified after successfully complete the associated CompTIA Security+ exam.


A copy of CompTIA Security+ eBook is provided for this training, which includes:
• Content mapped to Security+ exam objectives (SY0-501)
• Hands-on Activities designed to put knowledge into practice
• Videos developed exclusively for CompTIA by ITPro.TV
• Practice questions that check for understanding
• PowerPoint slides
• Access to the CompTIA Learning Center

A minimum of two years’ experience in IT administration with a focus on security. Backgrounds in CompTIA A+ and Network+ would be an advantage.


• Systems Administrator
• Network Administrator
• Security Administrator
• Junior IT Auditor/ Penetration Tester
• Security Specialist
• Security Consultant
• Security Engineer

Presentation, interaction, exercises, Q&As


Date: 4 - 13 December 2020 (Fri - Sun)
Time: 9am - 1pm
Mode: Online/ Interactive
Duration: 10 Half Days

[09] FEE

[HRDF Claimable]

Fee - RM 4,750

*Fee includes Official CompTIA Security+ eBook, Trainer Course Notes, Exam Voucher (SY0-501), Certificate of Completion & 6% Service Tax

(i) 5% for members of SST2u Loyalty Card


[01] Threats, Attacks and Vulnerabilities

• Analyze indicators of compromise and determine types of malware
• Compare and contrast types of attacks
• Explain threat actor types and attributes
• Explain penetration testing and vulnerability scanning concepts
• Explain the impact of various types of vulnerabilities

[02] Technologies and Tools
• Install and configure network components, both hardware and software-based, to support organizational security
• Use appropriate software tools to assess the security posture of an organization
• Trouble-shoot common security issues
• Analyze and interpret output from security technologies
• Deploy mobile devices securely
• Implement secure protocols

[03] Architecture and Design
• Explain use cases and purposes for frameworks, best practices and secure configuration guides
• Implement secure network architecture concepts, secure systems design, and explain the importance of physical security controls
• Explain the importance of secure staging deployment concepts and the security implications of embedded systems
• Summarize secure application development, deployment, cloud and virtualization concepts
• Explain how resiliency and automation strategies reduce risk

[04 Identity and Access Management
• Compare and contrast identity and access management concepts
• Install and configure identity and access services
• Implement identity and access management controls
• Differentiate common account management practices

[05] Risk Management
• Explain the importance of policies, plans and procedures related to organizational security
• Summarize business impact analysis concepts and basic concepts of forensics
• Explain risk management processes and concepts, as well as disaster recovery and
continuity of operations concepts
• Follow incident response procedures
• Carry out data security and privacy practices

[06] Cryptography and PKI
• Compare and contrast basic concepts of cryptography
• Explain cryptography algorithms and their basic characteristics
• Install and configure wireless security settings
• Implement public key infrastructure


(i) Course
• No other certification that assesses baseline cybersecurity skills has performance-based questions on the exam. Security+ emphasizes hands-on practical skills, ensuring the security professional is better prepared to problem solve a wider variety of issues.
• More choose Security+ for DoD8570 compliance than any other certification
• Focuses on the latest trends and techniques in risk management, risk mitigation, threat management and intrusion detection
• The new Security+ certification covers the Junior IT Auditor/ Penetration Tester job role, in addition to the previous job roles for Systems Administrator, Network Administrator, and Security Administrator

(ii) Certification
CompTIA Security+ is the first security certification IT professionals should earn. It establishes the core knowledge required of any cybersecurity role and provides a springboard to intermediate-level cybersecurity jobs. Security+ incorporates best practices in hands-on trouble-shooting to ensure security professionals have practical security problem-solving skills. Cybersecurity professionals with Security+ know how to address security incidents – not just identify them. Security+ is compliant with ISO 17024 standards and approved by the US DoD to meet directive 8140/8570.01-M requirements.

[11] About CompTIA
The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is a non-profit trade association, issuing professional certifications for the information technology (IT) industry. It is considered one of the IT industry's top trade associations. Based in Downers Grove, Illinois, CompTIA issues vendor-neutral professional certifications in over 120 countries. The organization releases over 50 industry studies annually to track industry trends and changes. Over 2.2 million people have earned CompTIA certifications since the association was established. Through education, training, certifications, advocacy, philanthropy, and market research, CompTIA is the hub for advancing the tech industry and its workforce. www.comptia.org


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