In this course, delegates will be introduced to some general concepts and methodologies related to penetration testing. Delegates will learn how to plan, analyze, and report on penetration tests. This course can also assist delegates who pursuing the CompTIA PenTest+ certification, as tested in exam PT0-001. The course is designed to provide content and activities that correlate to the exam objectives, and therefore can be a resource as you prepare for the examination.

Target Audience

This course is designed for IT professionals who want to develop penetration testing skills to enable them to identify information-system vulnerabilities and effective remediation techniques for those vulnerabilities. Target students who also need to offer practical recommendations for action to properly protect information systems and their contents will derive those skills from this course.

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, delegates must have intermediate knowledge of information security concepts, including but not limited to:
• Identity and access management (IAM)
• Cryptographic concepts and implementations
• Computer networking concepts and implementations
• Common security technologies
• Practical experience in securing various computing environments, including small to medium businesses, as well as enterprise environments

Delegates can obtain this level of skills and knowledge by taking the CompTIA Security+ (IN-SE) course and obtaining the appropriate certification by completing and passing the CompTIA SY0-501 exam.

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:
• Plan and scope penetration tests
• Conduct passive reconnaissance
• Perform non-technical tests to gather information
• Conduct active reconnaissance
• Analyze vulnerabilities
• Penetrate networks
• Exploit host-based vulnerabilities
• Test applications
• Complete post-exploit tasks
• Analyze and report pen test results

Associated Certification & Exam

This course will prepare delegates to write the CompTIA PenTest+ PT0-001 Exam.
Successfully passing this exam will result in the attainment of the CompTIA PenTest+ Certification.
On successful completion of this course students will receive a Torque IT attendance certificate.

Duration : 5 Days