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CompTIA CySA+ Study Guide: Exam CS0-002

By : Mike Chapple, David Seidl
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CompTIA CySA+ Study Guide: Exam CS0-002

By: Mike Chapple, David Seidl

Overview of this book

The Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) certification applies behavioral analytics to improve the overall state of IT security. CompTIA CySA+ meets the ISO 17024 standard and is approved by the U.S. Department of Defense to fulfill Directive 8570.01-M requirements. It is compliant with government regulations under the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA). More than just test prep, this book helps you to learn skills to demonstrate your command of all domains and topics covered by the CySA+ exam. The CompTIA CySA+ Study Guide provides complete coverage of all exam objectives for the new CySA+ certification. The CySA+ certification validates a candidate's skills to configure and use threat detection tools, perform data analysis, and identify vulnerabilities with a goal of securing and protecting systems of organizations. You'll study concepts with real-world examples drawn from experts, and hands-on labs. You'll gain insight on how to create your own cybersecurity toolkit. The end-of-chapter review questions will help you reinforce your knowledge. By the end of the book, you’ll have the skills and confidence you need to think and respond like a seasoned professional.
Table of Contents (23 chapters)
Free Chapter
About the Authors
Assessment Test
Answer to the Assessment Test

Review Questions

  1. 1. Angela’s software development team is working on a large-scale control package that will run a nuclear power plant for multiple decades. They want to select an SDLC that fits their needs, which include careful up-front planning and analysis, without any anticipated change during the coding process. What SDLC model should she choose?

    1. Waterfall
    2. Spiral
    3. Agile Scrum
    4. Rapid Application Development
  2. 2. During a Fagan code inspection, which process can redirect to the planning stage?

    1. Overview
    2. Preparation
    3. Meeting
    4. Rework
  3. 3. Adam is conducting software testing by reviewing the source code of the application. What type of code testing is Adam conducting?

    1. Mutation testing
    2. Static code analysis
    3. Dynamic code analysis
    4. Fuzzing
  4. 4. After a major patch is released for the web application that he is responsible for, Sam proceeds to run his web application security scanner against the web application to verify that it is still secure. What is the term for the process...