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.
In order to defend from threat actors, or hackers, as they’re commonly referred to, it really helps to be able to think like one. That’s the goal of PenTest+. In this course, you will learn many of the skills hackers utilize to attack networks and computing systems. You will learn how to conduct penetration testing using the same skills, tools, and abilities that an attacker might use to exploit vulnerabilities in the computing and network environment. The only difference between a penetration tester and a hacker is permission. Our certified instructors will ensure that you understand: