Network+, Security+ or equivalent knowledge. Minimum of 3-4 years of hands-on information security or related experience. While there is no required prerequisite, CySA+ is intended to follow CompTIA Security+ or equivalent experience and has a technical, hands-on focus.
CySA+ - CS0-001
The CySA+ exam covers the below domains:
- Threat Management
- Vulnerability Management
- Cyber Incident Response
- Security and Architecture Tool Sets
CompTIA requires that CySA+ certification holders renew their credential every three years. Renewal can be achieved three ways:
- Pass the most current version of the CySA+ certification exam.
- Pass a higher level CompTIA or non-CompTIA certification exam
- Earn continuing education units (CEUs) by participating in qualified activities, such as publishing an article or white paper, obtaining another industry certification, or attending a relevant conference or event.
Visit CompTIA’s website for more detail.