No other certification that assesses baseline cybersecurity skills has performance-based questions on the exam.
CompTIA emphasizes hands-on practical skills, ensuring the security professional is better prepared to problem solve a wider variety of issues. More choose CompTIA for DoD 8570 compliance than any other certification.
Focuses on the latest trends and techniques in risk management, risk mitigation, threat management and intrusion detection. The CompTIA portal moved to a hybrid version of the open-access model in April 2014 with exclusive content for due-paying members. The move expanded the organization’s reach to engage a broader, more diverse set of members and within a year, CompTIA’s membership grew from 2,050 members to more than 50,000 in 2015. By the close of 2016, the organization boasted more than 100,000 members worldwide