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CompTIA CASP+ CAS-003: Applying Research Methods for Trend and Impact Analysis

CompTIA CASP+ CAS-003: Applying Research Methods for Trend and Impact Analysis


Overview/Description
Target Audience
Prerequisites
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
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Expertise Level



Overview/Description
Discover why it is important to research industry trends to determine their impact on the enterprise. In this course, you will explore best practices to research new technologies, security systems, and services. See how to avoid threats and attacks; describe features and benefits of zero-day mitigation controls; research social media and integration methods; list the features and benefits of big data, machine-learning, and artificial intelligence; define the global Information Assurance (IA) industry; and list IA community groups. Finally, you will complete a review exercise that applies research methods to determine industry trends and their impact on the enterprise.

Target Audience
The CASP certification is designed for IT security professionals who have a minimum of ten years of experience in IT administration, including at least five years of hands-on technical security experience. The target audience for this course consists of systems/network/application security professionals that are preparing for the CASP exam. The CASP certification exam is also accredited by ANSI to show compliance with the ISO 17024 standard for individuals who need it. Another audience consists of any IT professional who wants to gain an advanced understanding of how to secure modern enterprises beyond the Security+ or SSCP certifications.

Prerequisites
None

Expected Duration (hours)
0.4

Lesson Objectives

CompTIA CASP+ CAS-003: Applying Research Methods for Trend and Impact Analysis

  • start the course
  • recall best practices for ongoing research
  • research new technologies, security systems, and services in order to stay up to date
  • avoid threats and attacks
  • describe the features and benefits of zero-day mitigation controls
  • recognize the important of researching social media and methods of integration
  • list the features and benefits of big data, machine-learning, and artificial intelligence
  • define the global IA industry and who is involved
  • list typical groups included in the global IA community
  • apply research methods to determine industry trends and their impact on the enterprise
  • Course Number:
    cs_casp_a16_it_enus

    Expertise Level
    Expert