Cisco Security Specialist Certifications

Updates to the Specialist certifications and exams will be available on February 24, 2020. Learn more about the New Changes to the Cisco Certification and Training Program.

 

Cisco Security Specialist Certifications


Cisco Learning PartnerThe Cisco Certified Security Specialist certification programs are practical, relevant, job-ready security certifications aligned closely with the specific tasks expected of network security professionals.

These certification programs offer an incremental way to develop security skills over a period of time that also allows for alignment to Cisco CCNP Security certification.

 

Cisco Cybersecurity Specialist


The Cisco Cybersecurity Specialist certification recognizes security professionals who have attained specialized in-depth expertise and proven knowledge in the essential areas of proactive cyber threat detection and mitigation.

Designed for professional security analysts and leveraging the features of Cisco and other network security products used today, the Cisco Cybersecurity Specialist certification focuses on the topics of event monitoring, security event/alarm/traffic analysis, and incident response.

 

Exam & Recommended Training


Exam Recommended Training
600-199 SCYBER SCYBER 1.0 – Securing Cisco Networks with Threat Detection and Analysis
 

Pre-requisites:

  • No prerequisites are required; however a thorough understanding of TCP/IP and a working knowledge of CCNA Security is highly recommended.
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Specialists


The Specialist designation certifies the specific expertise of technical professionals, including those with Cisco Career Certifications at the associate, professional or expert levels. By earning specialist certifications, network professionals can enhance their core networking knowledge in technologies such as security, data center or video.