CompTIA PenTest+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide, Second Edition (Exam PT0-002)

  • 7h 54m
  • Heather Linn, Raymond Nutting
  • McGraw-Hill/Osborne
  • 2022

This fully-updated guide delivers complete coverage of every topic on the current version of the CompTIA PenTest+ certification exam.

Get complete coverage of all the objectives included on the CompTIA PenTest+ certification exam PT0-002 from this comprehensive resource. Written by expert penetration testers, the book provides learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter, hands-on exercises, exam tips, and practice questions with in-depth explanations. Designed to help you pass the exam with ease, this definitive volume also serves as an essential on-the-job reference.

Covers all exam topics, including:

  • Planning and engagement
  • Information gathering
  • Vulnerability scanning
  • Network-based attacks
  • Wireless and radio frequency attacks
  • Web and database attacks
  • Cloud attacks
  • Specialized and fragile systems
  • Social Engineering and physical attacks
  • Post-exploitation tools and techniques
  • Post-engagement activities
  • Tools and code analysis
  • And more

Online content includes:

  • 170 practice exam questions
  • Interactive performance-based questions
  • Test engine that provides full-length practice exams or customizable quizzes by chapter or exam objective

About the Author

Heather Linn, CompTIA PenTest+, has over 20 years in the security industry and has held roles in corporate security, penetration testing, and as part of a hunt team. She has served as the technical editor for CompTIA PenTest+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide, First Edition, CompTIA PenTest+ Certification Practice Exams, and Gray Hat Hacking, Fifth Edition. She is the author of CompTIA PenTest+ Passport.

Raymond Nutting, CompTIA PenTest+™, CISSP-ISSEP, is a published author and security practitioner with over 20 years of experience in the field of information security. He is the co-owner and founder of nDepth Security, a managed security service provider that specializes in penetration testing. Ray holds numerous industry-recognized certifications and has presented at various conferences and events throughout his career.

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • Planning and Engagement
  • Information Gathering and Vulnerability Scanning
  • Network-Based Attacks
  • Wireless and RF Attacks
  • Web and Database Attacks
  • Attacking the Cloud
  • Specialized and Fragile Systems
  • Social Engineering and Physical Attacks
  • Post-Exploitation
  • Post-Engagement Activities
  • Tools and Code Analysis
  • Tools Inventory
  • Appendix A Objective Map
  • Appendix B About the Online Content
  • Glossary