CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP) meets the growing demand for advanced IT security in the enterprise. Recommended for IT professionals with at least 5 years of experience, CASP certifies critical thinking and judgment across a broad spectrum of security disciplines and requires candidates to implement clear solutions in complex environments.
The current landscape of cybersecurity requires specialized skills to troubleshoot via customized hacks and build solid solutions. Each hack is unique and must be combated with master-level security skills and experience. As a CASP-certified IT professional, you will demonstrate that you can provide the best cybersecurity solutions and protection for organizations worldwide.
With the rise of global information security threats, organizations are eager to hire certified individuals with mastery-level cybersecurity skills. The CASP credential validates these skills.
Because hacking has no boundaries, your CASP certification is welcome across the globe.
CASP professionals are trained to work with a variety of hardware and software making it possible to go anywhere in IT.
CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner meets the ISO 17024 standard and is approved by 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).
CASP is developed and maintained by leading IT experts. Learn more about the people behind the CompTIA CASP exam development and the CompTIA CASP Advisory Committee.
|Launch Date||January 20, 2015||April 2, 2018|
|Exam Description||CASP covers the technical knowledge and skills required to conceptualize, engineer, integrate and implement secure solutions across complex environments to support a resilient enterprise.|
|Number of Questions||Maximum of 90 questions|
|Type of Questions||Multiple choice and performance-based|
|Length of Test||165 Minutes|
|Passing Score||Pass/Fail only. No scaled score.|
|Recommended Experience||A minimum of ten years of experience in IT administration, including at least five years of hands-on technical security experience|
|Retirement||October 2, 2018||Usually three years after launch|