Does CEH Renew Security+?

ZzBloopzZZzBloopzZ Member Posts: 192
Hello,

A a good friend of mine swears that that the CEH exam, will automatically renew my Security+. However, I could not find that on the CompTIA site anywhere. Is this true or is my friend mistaken?

It would be great if it is true, my Security+ expires this December and I have done no credits yet. Yikes!

Thanks!

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  • LionelTeoLionelTeo Member Posts: 526 ■■■■■■■□□□
    I think the best way its to email them, whatever certification I had I will just submit/email them to my respective organization and have them make the decision on the CPE credits, I rarely do think about it.
  • JDMurrayJDMurray MSIT InfoSec, CISSP, SSCP, GSEC, EnCE, C|EH, CySA+, PenTest+, CASP+, Security+ Surf City, USAAdmin Posts: 11,944 Admin
    There might be some confusion in how CompTIA Continuing Education Units (CEU) are earned. At the present time, only earning more CompTIA certifications can earn you CompTIA CEUs. On June 1, 2014, CompTIA will post a listing of other cert vendor's certifications that, when acquired, will also earn CompTIA CEUs. The CEH may very will be on this list.
  • ajs1976ajs1976 Member Posts: 1,945 ■■■■□□□□□□
    CEH shows on the list and is worth 50 CEUs
    Andy

    2020 Goals: 0 of 2 courses complete, 0 of 2 exams complete
  • jvrlopezjvrlopez Member Posts: 911 ■■■■□□□□□□
    I submitted my CEH back in march and it gave me the 50 points needed. I just need to pay my fees twice and I'll be renewed.

    I wouldn't say it automatically renews it, you have to submit it yourself.
    And so you touch this limit, something happens and you suddenly can go a little bit further. With your mind power, your determination, your instinct, and the experience as well, you can fly very high. ~Ayrton Senna
  • Rocket ImpossibleRocket Impossible Member Posts: 104
    According to this it does:

    CE Program: Renewing Through Other Certifications

    We will see what else they have to say on June 1 though.
  • eLseLs Member Posts: 74 ■■□□□□□□□□
    Seems to be better to get the higher level CompTIA which renews all the others below and no maintenance fees to be paid also.

    CASP>Storage+>Security+>Network+>A+
    Bachelor of Science: Computer Information Systems
    2014 Goals: Solarwinds Certified Professional (SCP), Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician (CCENT) and Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA).
  • ZzBloopzZZzBloopzZ Member Posts: 192
    Thank you everyone for your responses!

    CEH is on the list: https://certification.comptia.org/stayCertified/cecerts.aspx

    I plan to take the exam in the end of July, so that I can renew my Security+ with it.

    Thank You Thank You!!!
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