What is the CompTIA Security+ certification?
The CompTIA Security+ certification is an entry-level security credential offered by the non-profit Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA). Security+ validates your skills related to securing networks, systems, software and devices. The broad skills it covers along with the entry-level focus have made Security+ the most popular cybersecurity certification in the world — and one of the most requested among current job openings. Security+ is the third certification in CompTIA’s “core skills” career path, which includes A+, Network+ and Security+. Get your free ebook, “CompTIA Security+ 601: How the world’s most popular cert is changing (and how it affects you)” to learn more.