Passed the CASP! 10/26/15

danny069danny069 Member Posts: 1,025 ■■■■□□□□□□
Man, that exam was no joke. Once I hit the last arrow button it said "Congrats you Passed" I thought it had said "Congrats you finished the exam" I thought I was dreaming, I still can't believe I passed. The simulations were killer. I read through the CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner CAS-002 Cert guide (kindle version) by Abernathy & McMillan. The book was an easy read, and covered the basics, however I felt like my coursework at my university currently in cisco netacad networking class, digital forensics class, previously took wireless security, network security, cyber threats & detection, (cyber security/digital forensics), previous security+ studying, and studying for the CEH also helped a lot. I felt it was an equal combination of managerial and technical scenarios. I had to really make some educated guesses on a few questions, the ones I didn't know right away I flagged, including two of the simulations. The main reason I took this exam was to renew my Sec+ as well. I am waiting for the newest CEH books to come out before I take that exam, I have my voucher in hand and looking to take that in November/December. Thanks to all of you here at Techexams for your support and knowledge! icon_lol.gif
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  • fuz1onfuz1on Member Posts: 961 ■■■■□□□□□□
    Super congrats! Looking to take a stab at CAS-002 in the near future as well. | ProHacker.Co(nsultant) | ITaaS.Co(nstultant) | | @fuz1on
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  • danny069danny069 Member Posts: 1,025 ■■■■□□□□□□
    Thanks fuz1on!
    I am a Jack of all trades, Master of None
  • JasminLandryJasminLandry Member Posts: 601 ■■■□□□□□□□
    Congrats on the pass. I'm looking to take this exam as well next year to renew Security+ and to prepare for CISSP which I would like to pass in 2-3 years.

    Good luck to you on CEH!
  • danny069danny069 Member Posts: 1,025 ■■■■□□□□□□
    Thanks Jasmin! Good luck to you on the CASP as well as the CISSP!
    I am a Jack of all trades, Master of None
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  • danny069danny069 Member Posts: 1,025 ■■■■□□□□□□
    Thanks impelse!
    I am a Jack of all trades, Master of None
  • Mike7Mike7 Member Posts: 1,107 ■■■■□□□□□□
    danny069 wrote: »
    The simulations were killer.
    Same here. I was taken aback by the simulations as well.

    The good news is that you are almost ready for CISSP. icon_cool.gif Just need to read up mainly managerial topics.
    CISSP also gives you the full 75 points required for CASP 3-year renewal.
  • danny069danny069 Member Posts: 1,025 ■■■■□□□□□□
    Thanks Mike! I have the CISSP on my list :) I appreciate all the insight!
    I am a Jack of all trades, Master of None
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  • Mike-MikeMike-Mike Member Posts: 1,860
    congrats, I will be taking this in November. Currently I'm using Skillport to prep, and I'm going to a boot camp as well. I might pick up that kindle book though
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    CWTS, then WireShark
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