Information Security is constantly in news and considered one of the hot job-roles that are to remain in vogue among IT professionals. The demands are expected to rise even more.
The IT Security Certification options have grown multiple times for fresh graduates and even for industry veterans. Even if you need a more advanced focus, there are information security certifications out there for you.
Let us see the top five security certifications for you to consider this season:
CompTIA Security+ Certification – This is an entry level security certification that is seen as a display of base level security skills from a globally recognized vendor CompTIA. For fresh grads, this could be a good starting point especially those who seek to make careers in information security and do not have any background.
CISSP Certification – Focused on management, this is an advanced level security certification. For professionals those who have 4-5 years of experience in IT security domain or related field, this exam are appropriate for them.
CISA Certification – For those who are interested in audit and compliance, this certification deals with controls and verifications of security systems designed to protect an organization from internal and external threats.
CASP Certification – This is brand new certification from CompTIA. It is different from other security certifications, in a manner that it focuses on advanced hands-on security skills and requires you to apply critical thinking across broad range security disciplines
CEHv8 Certification – Certified Ethical Hacker (C|EH) v8 certification is the brand new certification on Ethical Hacking provided by the International Council of E-Commerce Consultants (EC-Council). The CEH training class immerses the students into a hands-on environment where they will be shown how to conduct ethical hacking. CEHv8 certification validates the application knowledge of security professionals, officers, auditors, site administrators and all those who are concerned with the veracity of the network infrastructure.
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