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CompTIA Pentest+

  • Course Code G015
  • Duration 5 days
  • Version 2.0

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eur2.595,00

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Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

  • Company Event

    Event at company

  • Public Classroom

    Traditional Classroom Learning

  • Virtual Learning

    Learning that is virtual

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Course Overview

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PenTest+ beoordeelt de meest up-to-date penetratie testen, en kwetsbaarheden beoordeling en het beheer van vaardigheden die nodig zijn om de weerbaarheid van het netwerk tegen aanvallen te bepalen. Het CompTIA PenTest+ certificeringsexamen zal verifiëren of succesvolle kandidaten de kennis en vaardigheden bezitten die nodig zijn om:

  • Plan en scope een penetratie testopdracht
  • Wettelijke en compliance vereisten te begrijpen
  • Het uitvoeren van vulnerability scanning en penetration testing met behulp van de juiste tools en
    technieken en vervolgens de resultaten te analyseren
  • Een schriftelijk rapport op te stellen met voorgestelde effectieve hersteltechnieken
  • de resultaten effectief aan het managementteam communiceren en praktische aanbevelingen doen

PenTest+ voldoet aan de ISO 17024 normen en is goedgekeurd door het US DoD om te voldoen aan richtlijn 8140/8570.01-M vereisten. Regelgevers en de overheid vertrouwen op ANSI accreditatie, omdat het vertrouwen geeft in de output van een geaccrediteerd programma. Sinds 1 januari 2011 zijn er meer dan 2,3 miljoen CompTIA ISO/ANSI-geaccrediteerde examens geleverd.

PenTest+ assesses the most up-to-date penetration testing, and vulnerability assessment and management skills necessary to determine the resiliency of the network against attacks. The CompTIA PenTest+ certification exam will verify successful candidates have the knowledge and skills required to:

  • Plan and scope a penetration testing engagement
  • Understand legal and compliance requirements
  • Perform vulnerability scanning and penetration testing using appropriate tools and
  • techniques, and then analyze the results
  • Produce a written report containing proposed remediation techniques, effectively
  • communicate results to the management team, and provide practical recommendations

PenTest+ is compliant with ISO 17024 standards and approved by the US DoD to meet directive 8140/8570.01-M requirements. Regulators and government rely on ANSI accreditation, because it provides confidence and trust in the outputs of an accredited program. Over 2.3 million CompTIA ISO/ANSI-accredited exams have been delivered since January 1, 2011.

Course Schedule

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    • Delivery Format: Virtual Learning
    • Date: 21-25 November, 2022
    • Location: Virtual
    • Ver: PT0-002

    eur2.595,00

Target Audience

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  • Penetration Tester
  • Security Consultant
  • Cloud Penetration Tester
  • Web App Penetration Tester
  • Cloud Security Specialist
  • Network & Security Specialist

Course Objectives

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After completing this course you should be able to:

  • Explain the importance of planning and key aspects of compliance-based assessments.
  • Conduct information gathering exercises with various tools and analyse output and basic scripts (limited to: Bash, Python, Ruby, PowerShell).
  • Gather information to prepare for exploitation then perform a vulnerability scan and analyse results.
  • Utilise report writing and handling best practices explaining recommended mitigation strategies for discovered vulnerabilities.
  • Exploit network, wireless, application, and RF-based vulnerabilities, summarize physical security attacks, and perform post-exploitation techniques.

Course Content

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  • Lesson 1: Scoping Organizational/Customer Requirements
  • Lesson 2: Defining the Rules of Engagement
  • Lesson 3: Footprinting and Gathering Intelligence
  • Lesson 4: Evaluating Human and Physical Vulnerabilities
  • Lesson 5: Preparing the Vulnerability Scan
  • Lesson 6: Scanning Logical Vulnerabilities
  • Lesson 7: Analyzing Scanning Results
  • Lesson 8: Avoiding Detection and Covering Tracks
  • Lesson 9: Exploiting the LAN and Cloud
  • Lesson 10: Testing Wireless Networks
  • Lesson 11: Targeting Mobile Devices
  • Lesson 12: Attacking Specialized Systems
  • Lesson 13: Web Application-Based Attacks
  • Lesson 14: Performing System Hacking
  • Lesson 15: Scripting and Software Development
  • Lesson 16: Leveraging the Attack: Pivot and Penetrate
  • Lesson 17: Communicating During the PenTesting Process
  • Lesson 18: Summarizing Report Components
  • Lesson 19: Recommending Remediation
  • Lesson 20: Performing Post-Report Delivery Activities

Course Prerequisites

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Attendees should meet the following prerequisites:

  • 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, and common security technologies.
  • Practical experience in securing various computing environments, including small to medium businesses, as well as enterprise environments.
  • CompTIA Network + or CompTIA Security + or equivalent knowledge
  • Hands-on information security experience
Recommended prerequisites:

Test Certification

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Recommended as preparation for the following exams:

  • PT0-002 - CompTIA Pentest+ Certification

Follow on Courses

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The following courses are recommended for further study.

  • GK5867 - CompTIA CySA+ Cybersecurity Analyst
The following are recommended for further study: