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Compiled by an expert in information technology and cybersecurity with over years of experience, this course is a fun way to learn what you need to know to pass the CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ (CSA+,CySA+) exam or to better prepare yourself to serve on your organization's cyber defense team. The CompTIA CSA+ (Cybersecurity Analyst+) certification is a vendor-neutral certification that validates your knowledge and ability to conduct intermediate-level cyber security skills. The CompTIA CSA+ (CySA+) exam is focused on the technical, hands-on details of the cybersecurity field, including not only cyber threats, secure network architecture, and risk management, but also the ability to perform log analysis, configuration assessments, and more.
What You Will Learn
Take and pass the CompTIA CySA+ (CS0-001) certification exam
Understand threat management concepts
Understand vulnerability management concepts
Understand how to conduct a cyber incident responseUnderstand how to set up a strong security architecture for your networks
Know what different types of cybersecurity tools are on the market and which to use in different scenarios
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NEW QUESTION: 1
An analyst has noticed unusual activities in the SIEM to a .cn domain name. Which of the
following should the analyst use to identify the content of the traffic?
A. DNS harvesting
B. Log review
C. Service discovery
D. Packet capture
NEW QUESTION: 2
A security analyst performed a review of an organization's software development life cycle.
The analyst reports that the life cycle does not contain a phase m which team members evaluate and
provide critical feedback on another developer's code. Which of the following assessment techniques
is BEST for describing the analyst's report?
A. Whitebox testing
B. Architectural evaluation
D. Peer review
NEW QUESTION: 3
The Chief Security Office (CSO) has requested a vulnerability report of systems on the domain,
identifying those running outdated OSs. The automated scan reports are not displaying OS version
derails so the CSO cannot determine risk exposure levels from vulnerable systems. Which of the
following should the cybersecurity analyst do to enumerate OS information as part of the
vulnerability scanning process in the MOST efficient manner?
A. Execute the nmap -p command
B. Use Wireshart to export a list
C. Use credentialed configuration
D. Execute the ver command
NEW QUESTION: 4
Which of the following is a control that allows a mobile application to access and manipulate
information which should only be available by another application on the same mobile device (e.g. a
music application posting the name of the current song playing on the device on a social media site)?
A. Mutually exclusive access
B. Co-hosted application
C. Transitive trust
D. Dual authentication
NEW QUESTION: 5
The business has been informed of a suspected breach of customer data. The internal audit
team, in conjunction with the legal department, has begun working with the cybersecurity team to
validate the report. To which of the following response processes should the business adhere during
A. The security analysts should limit communication to trusted parties conducting the investigation
B. The security analysts should interview system operators and report their findings to the internal
C. The security analysts should report the suspected breach to regulators when an incident occurs
D. The security analysts should not respond to internal audit requests during an active investigation
NEW QUESTION: 6
Which of the following actions should occur to address any open issues while closing an
incident involving various departments within the network?
A. Reverse engineering process
B. Chain of custody documentation
C. Incident response plan
D. Lessons learned report
NEW QUESTION: 7
A cybersecurity professional wants to determine if a web server is running on a remote host
with the IP address 192.168.1.100. Which of the following can be used to perform this task?
A. ping -p 80 192.168.1.100
B. ps aux 192.168.1.100
C. nc 192.168.1.100 -1 80
D. nmap 192.168.1.100 -p 80 -A
E. dig www 192.168.1.100
NEW QUESTION: 8
A security analyst suspects that a workstation may be beaconing to a command and control server.
You must inspect the logs from the company's web proxy server and the firewall to determine the
best course of action to take in order to neutralize the threat with minimum impact to the
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DENYTCP 192.168.1.5 7999 184.108.40.2068080
NEW QUESTION: 9
A network technician is concerned that an attacker is attempting to penetrate the network,
and wants to set a rule on the firewall to prevent the attacker from learning which IP addresses are
valid on the network. Which of the following protocols needs to be denied?
NEW QUESTION: 10
Alerts have been received from the SIEM, indicating infections on multiple computers.
Based on threat characteristic, these files were quarantined by the host-based antivirus program. At
the same time, additional alerts in the SIEM show multiple blocked URLs from the address of the
infected computers; the URLs were clashed as uncategorized. The domain location of the IP address
of the URLs that were blocked is checked, and it is registered to an ISP in Russia. Which of the
following steps should be taken NEXT?
A. Run a vulnerability scan and patch discovered vulnerabilities on the next patching cycle Have the
users restart their computer Create a use case in the SIEM to monitor farted logins on infected
B. Remove those computers from the network and replace the hard drives Send the Infected hard
drives out lot investigation.
C. Run a full antivirus scan on all computers and use Splunk to search for any suspicious activity that
happened just before the alerts were received in the SIEM.
D. Install a computer with the same settings as the infected computers in the DM to use as a
honeypot Permit the URLs classified as uncategorized to and from that host.
NEW QUESTION: 11
Weeks before a proposed merger is scheduled for completion, a security analyst has noticed
unusual traffic patterns on a file server that contains financial information. Routine scans are not
detecting the signature of any known exploits or malware. The following entry is seen in the ftp
tftp -I 10.1.1.1 GET fourthquarterreport.xls
Which of the following is the BEST course of action?
A. Determine if any credit card information is contained on the server containing the financials.
B. Follow the incident response procedure associate with the loss of business critical data.
C. Implement an ACL on the perimeter firewall to prevent data exfiltration.
D. Continue to monitor the situation using tools to scan for known exploits.
NEW QUESTION: 12
A pharmacy gives its clients online access to their records and the ability to review bills and
make payments. A new SSL vulnerability on a special platform was discovered, allowing an attacker to
capture the data between the end user and the web server providing these services. After
investigating the platform vulnerability, it was determined that the web services provided are being
impacted by this new threat.
Which of the following data types are MOST likely at risk of exposure based on this new threat?
A. Corporate financial data
B. Employee records
C. Personal health information
D. Cardholder data
E. Intellectual property
NEW QUESTION: 13
A cybersecurity analyst has received a report that multiple systems are experiencing slowness
as a result of a DDoS attack. Which of the following would be the BEST action for the cybersecurity
analyst to perform?
A. Shut down all server interfaces.
B. Continue monitoring critical systems.
C. Inform management of the incident.
D. Inform users regarding the affected systems.
NEW QUESTION: 14
A cybersecurity professional typed in a URL and discovered the admin panel for the e-
commerce application is accessible over the open web with the default password. Which of the
following is the MOST secure solution to remediate this vulnerability?
A. Rename the URL to a more obscure name, whitelist all corporate IP blocks, and require two-factor
B. Change the default password, whitelist specific source IP addresses, and require two- factor
C. Change the username and default password, whitelist specific source IP addresses, and require
D. Whitelist all corporate IP blocks, require an alphanumeric passphrase for the default password,
and require two-factor authentication.
NEW QUESTION: 15
A recently issued audit report highlight exception related to end-user handling of sensitive data
access and credentials. A security manager is addressing the findings. Which of the following
activities should be implemented?
A. Deploy a single sign-on platform
B. Update the password policy
C. Increase training requirements
D. Deploy Group Policy Objects
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