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Security + (SY0-501)


  1. Introduction

  2. An Overview of Security+ Certification Exam

  3. Exam Objective of Security+ SY0-501 Exam

  4. References



CompTIA Security+ is an international, vendor-neutral certification that demonstrates competency in: 

  • Threats, Attacks and Vulnerabilities
  • Technologies and Tools
  • Architecture and Design
  • Identity and Access Management
  • Risk Management
  • Cryptography and PKI

The CompTIA Security+ exam is an internationally recognized validation of foundation-level security skills and knowledge, and is used by organizations and security professionals around the globe.

An Overview of Security+ Certification Exam:

CompTIA Security+ not only ensures that candidates will apply knowledge of security concepts, tools, and procedures to react to security incidents, it ensures that security personnel are anticipating security risks and guarding against them.

Exam Name: CompTIA  Security+ SY0-501

Number of questions: Maximum of 90 questions

Type of questions: Multiple choice and performance-based

Duration: 90 minutes

Passing score: 750 (on a scale of 100-900)

Languages: English, Korean, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese

Recommended Experience: CompTIA Network+ certification and two years of technical networking experience, with an emphasis on security.


Exam Objective of Security+ SY0-401 Exam

Threats, Attacks and Vulnerabilities 21%
Technologies and Tools 22%
Architecture and Design 15%
Identity and Access Management 16%
Risk Management 14%
Cryptography and PKI 12%
Total 100%





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