CompTIA PenTest+ (PT0-002) is a certification exam offered by CompTIA for cybersecurity professionals who want to specialize in penetration testing.
The exam covers various topics related to penetration testing, including:
Planning and Scoping Penetration Tests
Conducting Passive Reconnaissance
Performing Non-Technical Tests
Conducting Active Reconnaissance
Exploiting Host-Based Vulnerabilities
Completing Post-Exploit Tasks
Analyzing and Reporting Penetration Test Results
The exam is intended to test the candidate's ability to conduct a simulated penetration test on a network, system, or application, and analyze the results.
The exam questions are a combination of multiple-choice and performance-based questions, which require the candidate to perform tasks in a simulated environment.
The performance-based questions are designed to assess the candidate's ability to perform tasks related to penetration testing, such as identifying vulnerabilities and exploiting them.
The certification is designed for cybersecurity professionals with intermediate-level skills and knowledge in penetration testing, vulnerability assessment, and management.
The exam consists of a maximum of 85 questions and must be completed within 165 minutes. The passing score for the exam is 750 on a scale of 100-900. To prepare for the exam, candidates can take training courses, study exam materials, and gain practical experience in the field of penetration testing.
Who this course is for:
- Penetration testers and ethical hackers, who are responsible for identifying and exploiting vulnerabilities in computer systems and networks in order to improve their security.
- Network administrators and security professionals, who are responsible for maintaining the security of their organization's systems and networks.
- IT auditors and compliance professionals, who need to understand how to conduct penetration testing in order to comply with industry regulations and standards.
- IT consultants and managed service providers, who may be called upon to conduct penetration testing and vulnerability assessments for their clients.
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إنه متخصص في تكنولوجيا المعلومات يتمتع بخلفية قوية في علوم الكمبيوتر أو مجال ذي صلة ، وهو حاصل على درجة البكالوريوس أو الماجستير في موضوع مثل هندسة الكمبيوتر أو تكنولوجيا المعلومات. لديه مجموعة واسعة من المهارات التقنية ، ويكون قادرًا على العمل مع مجموعة متنوعة من أنظمة الأجهزة والبرامج. إنه متخصص في تكنولوجيا المعلومات مسؤول عن مجموعة من المهام ، وصيانة أنظمة وشبكات الكمبيوتر وإصلاحها ، وتقديم الدعم الفني للمستخدمين.