ISACA Updates CSX Cybersecurity Practitioner Certification

To help individuals prove their qualifications–and help hiring managers quickly identify skilled candidates–ISACA has updated its performance CSX Cybersecurity Practitioner (CSX-P) certification with expanded job tasks that span and test across five key security functions — Identify, Protect, Detect, Respond, and Recover, the company said.

CSX-P, which has been previously recognized with the SC Award for Best Certification Program, offers hands-on training in real-world scenarios and validates that cybersecurity professionals have advanced technical skills.​ To more effectively reflect the expanding cybersecurity threat landscape, the comprehensive CSX-P certification exam has quadrupled its coverage of critical cybersecurity skill sets, expanding from five tasks to 20.

ISACA also provides additional online training and professional development opportunities for cybersecurity professionals that can be accessed from home, including its Cybersecurity Fundamentals Certificate, CSX Technical Foundations Certificate and Cybersecurity Audit Certificate, as well as online courses and hands-on cybersecurity labs that cover topics from threat hunting, advanced forensic analysis, HTTP packet analysis, and DDoS detection to name a few.

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