CompTIA Pentest+

In today’s world, hackers aren’t always the bad guy. In the cybersecurity profession, professionals known as penetration testers use hacking in an ethical manner to see if an organization’s network has any vulnerabilities. The PenTest+ training course provides individuals with the knowledge and experience to be able to plan an assessment of a network, evaluate its vulnerabilities, and provide recommendations based on a report of their attack. The PenTest+ certification is geared towards cybersecurity professionals tasked with penetration testing and vulnerability management.


Certification Information

In order to obtain the PenTest+ certification, you must pass a 165 minute exam with a minimum score of 750 (on a scale of 100-900). This certification expires three years from the date of the examination and must be renewed before the expiration date in order to stay valid. The certification is designed to verify that successful candidates have the knowledge and skills required to plan and scope an assessment, understand legal and compliance requirements, perform vulnerability scanning and penetration testing, analyze data, and effectively report and communicate results. The exam is comprised of multiple choice and performance-based questions.

Learning Objectives

  • Planning and Scoping an Assessment
  • Understanding Legal and Compliance Requirements
  • Performing Vulnerability Scanning and penetration testing using Appropriate Tools and Techniques
  • Analyzing Results of an Assessment
  • Producing a Written Report Containing proposed remediation Techniques for an Unsecured Network
  • Effectively Communicating the Results of a Report to Management
  • Providing Practical Recommendations for Network Security

Possible Job Roles

  • Penetration Tester
  • Security Analyst
  • Vulnerability Tester
  • Network Security Operations

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Prerequisites & Work Experience

CompTIA recommends candidates complete Network+, Security+ or have equivalent knowledge before taking this exam


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DOD 8570

This certification satisfies DOD 8570 IAT.


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