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CompTIA Security+ SY0-701

Free CompTIA Security+ practice test questions, flashcards, and performance-based questions (PBQs)

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CompTIA Security+ Practice Tests

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CompTIA Security+ Practice Questions

All of our CompTIA Security+ SY0-701 questions one by one, at your own pace.

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Configure routers, build workstations, identify cables and more hands-on exercises.

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Exam Details

QuestionsMaximum of 90 questions
Length90 minutes
Passing Score750 (on a scale of 100-900)
Continuing EducationYes
Recommended ExperienceCompTIA Network+ and two years of experience working in a security/ systems administrator job role
LanguagesEnglish (currently), with Japanese, Portuguese and Spanish to follow
ExpiresTo be determined

Exam Objectives

TierObjective
1General Security Concepts
2Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Mitigations
3Security Architecture
4Security Operations
5Security Program Management and Oversight

About CompTIA Security+ SY0-701

The CompTIA Security+ SY0-701 exam is crucial for IT professionals who specialize in network security. This certification confirms your skills in essential security tasks and is a great step towards a career in IT security. The SY0-701 exam is all about the latest methods in managing and reducing risk, handling threats, and spotting intrusions. This is really important in the fast-changing world of cybersecurity. Passing this exam shows you know a lot about IT security, which is perfect for jobs like security administrator, systems administrator, and network administrator, where security knowledge is key.

This exam covers several important areas of cybersecurity. It looks at threats, attacks, and weaknesses, teaching you about different threats and how to stop them. Then there's architecture and design, where you learn about secure network structures and how to put in place strong security measures. The exam also tests you on setting up security systems and network parts. It includes identity and access management too, so you need to know how to control access and handle identity services. Lastly, it covers risk management, where you learn about policies, laws, and rules for keeping things secure and compliant. With this wide range of topics, the Security+ SY0-701 exam makes sure you understand the basics of IT security, which is vital for protecting modern networks.

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