Category Archives for "Security+"

Are CompTIA Certifications Worth It? The Complete Review

We’ve talked about CompTIA certifications like the Security+ and CySA+ in many articles before, but in the article, I want to address the larger question of whether CompTIA certifications, in general, are worth the time, effort, and money that it takes to earn them. So, are CompTIA certifications worth it?  CompTIA certifications are beneficial for […]

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5 Crucial Reasons to Take the Security+ Before Network+

This article compares the CompTIA Security+ and CompTIA Network+ certifications, and outlines which you should consider taking first. If you need information on the best study resources for the Security+ or the Network+, you can see our guides here. To see our advice on how to pass the Security+, check out our article here. A […]

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Our Recommended Resources for the CompTIA Security+

These are the resources we recommend to prepare for and pass the CompTIA Security+ certification. Be sure to also work through a sufficient number of practice exam questions and build plenty of hands-on experience when preparing for the Security+ exam. Recommended Resource #1: Mike Meyers’ CompTIA Security+ Certification Guide, Second Edition (Exam SY0-501) This book […]

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How to Pass the CompTIA Security+

Obtaining the CompTIA Security+ certification is an excellent way to build your knowledge of information security and show employers that you have an understanding of basic cyber security concepts.  But what about studying and preparing for the exam? What is the best way to prepare for and pass the Security+ exam?  The best way to […]

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Is the CompTIA Security+ Worth It?

This article discusses if the CompTIA Security+ is worth your time and effort. We’ve also covered how to pass the Security+ exam, the best resources to prepare for the Security+ exam, and why you should consider taking the Security+ before the Network+. With any cyber security certification, people will inevitably ask if the certification is […]

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5 Best Cybersecurity Certifications for Beginners

A lot of my students ask me which certifications they should take as they prepare to enter the field of cybersecurity. There are certainly a lot of certification options available, which can make this decision confusing to say the least.  Because this is a such a common question, let’s take a look at the best […]

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