CompTIA PenTest+: Planning for an Engagement

Intermediate
  • 11 videos | 55m 44s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
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Discover how penetration testing exposes weaknesses in security. During this course, you will learn all about the CompTIA PenTest+ exam. Begin by getting to know your audience and the rules of engagement for penetration tests. Next, compare resources, requirements, and budgets. Observe how to conduct an impact analysis and trace remediation timelines. Learn how to review disclaimers and confirm engagement support resources; consider technical constraints, and examine contracts and agreements, such as statements of work. Evaluate environmental differences between clients. Finally, learn why it is important to get written authorization instead of an oral agreement, before the execution of a penetration test.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Describe the need for penetration testers
    Explain the comptia pentest+ exam
    Understand your audience and rules of engagement
    Compare resources, requirements, and budgets
    Define impact analysis and remediation timelines
    Describe disclaimers and technical constraints
  • Examine engagement support resources
    Examine pertinent contracts and agreements
    Evaluate environmental differences
    Obtain written authorization
    Describe engagement

IN THIS COURSE

  • 5m 55s
    After completing this video, you will be able to describe the need for penetration testers. FREE ACCESS
  • 3m 43s
    After completing this video, you will be able to explain the CompTIA PenTest+ exam. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Understand Your Audience and the Rules of Engagement
    9m 39s
    After completing this video, you will be able to understand your audience and the rules of engagement. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Resources, Requirements, and Budgets
    6m 39s
    Find out how to compare resources, requirements, and budgets. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Impact Analysis and Remediation Timelines
    4m 29s
    Learn how to define impact analysis and remediation timelines. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Disclaimers and Technical Constraints
    4m 46s
    Upon completion of this video, you will be able to describe disclaimers and technical constraints. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Engagement Support Resources
    6m 3s
    Find out how to examine engagement resources. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Examining Pertinent Contracts and Agreements
    4m 28s
    In this video, you will learn how to examine relevant contracts and agreements. FREE ACCESS
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    9.  Evaluating Environmental Differences
    5m 37s
    In this video, you will compare and contrast different environments. FREE ACCESS
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    10.  Obtaining Written Authorization
    2m 7s
    In this video, you will learn how to get written authorization. FREE ACCESS
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    11.  Exercise: Describe Engagement
    2m 17s
    Upon completion of this video, you will be able to describe engagement. FREE ACCESS

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