Cyber Security Certifications
A job in cybersecurity can be highly rewarding and satisfying. However, a career in cybersecurity can be very challenging and competitive. So one strategy to gain a competitive and experience is acquiring one or two of the best certifications in the industry. Listed below is a list of the best cyber security certifications to acquire if you want a solid foundation of certifications and build a reputation of knowledge and experience.
CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional
The CISSP is professional security certification issued by the International Information System Security Certification Consortium (ISC)².
CISA: Certified Information Security Auditor
The CISA is professional security auditor certification issued by the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA).
CISM: Certified Information Security Manager
The CISM is a professional security managers certification that indicates expertise in information security governance, program development and management, incident management and risk management. The certification is issued by the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA).
CEH: Certified Ethical Hacker
This CEH certifies a security professional ability to use hacking techniques to identify and troubleshoot vulnerabilities in existing security networks. The certification is issued by the International Council of E-Commerce Consultants (EC-Council)
The Security+ is a certification that validates the baseline skills for an information security professional. The certification is issued by The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA).