CompTIA PenTest+: Professionalism & Integrity

CompTIA PenTest+    |    Intermediate
  • 10 Videos | 1h 12m 27s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
Penetration testers must be ethical in order to avoid any illegal activities and to best serve clients. In this course, you'll learn how to develop and demonstrate an ethical hacking mindset by maintaining integrity and professionalism during penetration testing exercises. You'll explore the importance of performing background checks on penetration testing team members and adhering to the scope of engagement. You'll then examine how to identify, handle, and report on security breaches and potential findings of a criminal nature. You'll learn how to limit the use of tools for a particular engagement and invasiveness based on scope. Lastly, you'll learn the importance of maintaining data and information confidentiality of data and information and explore risks to penetration testing team members. This course is one of a collection that helps prepare learners for the CompTIA PenTest+ (PT0-002) certification exam.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
    describe the importance of performing background checks for penetration testing team members
    recognize the importance of adhering to the specific scope of engagement
    recognize how to handle findings that could be criminal in nature
    describe how to report on potential security breaches and suspicious activity
  • limit the use of tools to what is required for a particular engagement
    provide an overview of steps that can be used to limit invasiveness based on scope
    describe the importance of maintaining confidentiality of data and information
    list potential risks to the penetration tester such as fees, fines, and criminal charges
    summarize the key concepts covered in this course

IN THIS COURSE

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    1. 
    Course Overview
    1m 22s
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    2. 
    Performing Background Checks
    10m 11s
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    Adhering to the Scope of Engagement
    8m 13s
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    Activity Deemed Criminal in Nature
    8m 23s
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    Reporting Security Breaches and Suspicious Activity
    5m 42s
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    Limiting Tool Selection
    9m 7s
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    Limiting Invasiveness
    7m 38s
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    Maintaining Confidentiality of Data
    9m 18s
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    Penetration Tester Risks
    7m 44s
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    10. 
    Course Summary
    48s

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