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CompTIA PenTest+: Social Engineering and Specialized System Attacks

CompTIA PenTest+: Social Engineering and Specialized System Attacks


Overview/Description
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
Course Number
Expertise Level



Overview/Description

Familiarize yourself with the various aspects of social engineering exploits and attacks, as well as specialized system attacks such as SCADA.



Expected Duration (hours)
0.9

Lesson Objectives

CompTIA PenTest+: Social Engineering and Specialized System Attacks

  • describe weaknesses in specialized systems
  • compare phishing attacks
  • specify elicitation exploits
  • define interrogation techniques
  • compare impersonation and hoaxing
  • describe shoulder surfing
  • describe USB key dropping
  • realize motivation techniques
  • choose the best software for a pentesting lab
  • configure a pentesting lab environment
  • describe social attacks and exploits
  • Course Number:
    it_cspent_05_enus

    Expertise Level
    Intermediate