CompTIA PenTest+ Certification Training

The most thorough exam, encompassing every level of penetration testing, is CompTIA PenTest+. PenTest+ employs both performance-based and knowledge-based questions to ensure that all stages are covered, in contrast to other penetration testing tests that only cover a section of stages with essay questions and hands-on.

The only exam on the market that covers every facet of vulnerability management is PenTest+. It encompasses planning, scoping, and controlling holes rather than just attacking them in addition to including practical vulnerability assessment, scanning, and analysis.

The most recent penetration testing exam, PenTest+, covers the most recent methods for larger attack surfaces. It is a distinctive exam that calls for a candidate to exhibit the most pertinent pen testing abilities for traditional on-premises, cloud environments, hybrid environments, web applications, and the Internet of Things (IoT).

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- Career benefits with CompTIA PenTest+ certification -

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics classifies the jobs covered by CompTIA PenTest+ under the category of information security analysts. By 2029, more than 31% more employment in this sector is anticipated to exist. In 2019, the median salary was $99,730.

You can choose to begin with a lower-level certification, such as Security+, enrol in a programme that is equivalent, such as CySA+, or shoot for a higher-level exam, such as CASP+, depending on your level of experience.

Additionally, organisations including Brotherhood Mutual, ASICS Corp., Las Vegas Sands Corp., and Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory all prioritise CompTIA PenTest+ certification when hiring new employees.

An impressive initial impression comes from certification. 96 per cent of HR managers utilise IT certifications as screening or hiring criteria during recruitment, according to an IDC survey.

Given its technical, and practical scope, the PenTest+ certification is valuable, especially for the following roles:

  • Penetration tester
  • Vulnerability tester
  • Security analyst (II)
  • Vulnerability assessment analyst
  • Network/cloud/application security specialist

PenTest+ holders are highly sought-after experts who assess an organization's cybersecurity posture by simulating a cyberattack to pinpoint holes in the IT infrastructure. They enable a business to take essential safety precautions to protect its network. Pentesters are now a crucial component of an organization's initial efforts to stop breaches, safeguard data, and safeguard assets.

- What you will Get -

The ability to do penetration testing is an emerging skill set that is growing in value to the organisations seeking protection and in value to those who possess these skills as organisations scurry to defend themselves and their customers against privacy or security breaches. With CareerMaker’s CompTIA-certified PenTest+ training, you can be sure that you have the knowledge and abilities necessary to:



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-Who should attend this Course -

The PenTest+ course from CareerMaker is interactive and self-paced, with a learning plan you can customise and performance-based questions that lead you down a path of consistent learning toward your certification exam.

You will feel more prepared and confident when you take your PenTest+ certification test thanks to the confirmation of your strengths and the filling in of knowledge gaps in your weak areas provided by our coursework for PenTest+.

The ideal Target Audience for the course:

The certification is intended for individuals who work as penetration testers. However, it is a suitable choice for a number of different positions, such as:

  • Network security personnel
  • Specialists in information security
  • Cybersecurity supervisors
  • Consultants for vulnerability assessment
  • Threat investigators or threat hunters
  • Cloud security professionals
  • Enthusiasts for web application security.

Additionally, PenTest+ is a fantastic alternative for IT experts in other fields who need to expand their knowledge or who wish to switch careers and enter the ethical hacking field.

Pre-requisites for CompTIA PenTest+ Certification:

  • 3-4 years of practical information security experience or equivalent
  • Network+, Security+, or related expertise
  • Practical knowledge of safeguarding diverse computing settings, including enterprise environments and small- to medium-sized organisations.
  • The equivalent to CompTIA Network+ or CompTIA Security+

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    -What you will learn in this Course -

    • Introduction to Penetration Testing Concepts
    • Plan a Pen Test Engagement
    • Scope and Negotiate a Pen Test Engagement
    • Prepare for a Pen Test Engagement
    • Gather Background Information
    • Prepare Background Findings for the Next Steps
    • Perform Social Engineering Tests
    • Perform Physical Security Tests on Facilities
    • Scan Networks
    • Enumerate Targets
    • Scan for Vulnerabilities
    • Analyze Basic Scripts
    • Analyze Vulnerability Scan Results
    • Leverage Information to Prepare for Exploitation
    • Exploit Network-Based Vulnerabilities
    • Exploit Wireless and RF-Based Vulnerabilities
    • Exploit Specialized Systems
    • Exploit Windows-Based Vulnerabilities
    • Exploit *Nix-Based Vulnerabilities
    • Exploit Web Application Vulnerabilities
    • Test Source Code and Compiled Apps
    • Use Lateral Movement Techniques
    • Use Persistence Techniques
    • Use Anti-Forensics Techniques
    • Analyze Pen Test Data
    • Develop Recommendations for Mitigation Strategies
    • Write and Handle Reports
    • Conduct Post-Report-Delivery Activities

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    Risk Management Framework (RMF), Risk Management, Information Technology (IT) Security, Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Security Manager (CISSM), CompTIA Cloud Admin Professional – CCAP, CompTIA IT Operations Specialist – CIOS, CompTIA Secure Cloud Professional – CSCP, CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist – CSIS, Information Systems Management & Cyber Security, Cyber Security Law and Policy, Cybersecurity Regulatory Compliance, and Computer Networking,

    Jim Hollis

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    Exam Code PT0-002

    Launch date Oct 27, 2021

    Number of Questions Maximum of 85 questions

    Type of Questions Performance-based and multiple choice

    Length of Test 165 minutes

    Passing Score 750 (on a scale of 100-900)

    Languages English and Japanese

    The PenTest+ exam's PT0-002 version has questions that are reportedly more challenging than those on other CompTIA certification tests, and the exam is generally regarded as being of moderate difficulty.

    The questions in this exam edition focus more on vulnerability scanning and demonstrating an ethical hacking mindset in various scenarios. They also include expanded techniques for pentesting web applications, cloud, and hybrid environments.

    You must obtain a minimum score of 750 on the PenTest+ exam out of a possible score range of 100-900 in order to pass. The majority of people who pass the exam do so with the aid of different study tools, such as books, PenTest+ certification courses, and PenTest+ boot camps.

    The speed with which you learn your PenTest+ exam results and your score is a plus. Your exam score will be shown on the screen when you finish the exam and the exam exit survey.

    It costs $370 to take the PenTest+ certification exam.

    Drag and drop exercises, performance-based questions, and multiple-choice questions are all included in the PenTest+ test style. There are single- and multiple-response options for the multiple-choice questions.

    Performance-based questions mirror a real-world setting while testing problem-solving skills, giving the exam a more authentic feel.