Validate your skills in penetration testing and vulnerability management
CompTIA PenTest+ validates the competencies required to identify, exploit, and manage vulnerabilities on a network
The Industry Standard
Learn the best practices to communicate recommended strategies to improve the overall state of IT security
Demonstrate your hands-on ability and knowledge to test devices in new environments such as the cloud and mobile
Protect the network
PenTest+ assesses the most up-to-date penetration testing skills necessary to determine the resiliency of the network against attacks
The skills to effectively discover and report findings
CompTIA PenTest+ is the only penetration testing exam taken at a Pearson VUE testing center with both hands-on, performance-based questions and multiple-choice, to ensure each candidate possesses the skills, knowledge, and ability to perform tasks on systems.
PenTest+ exam also includes management skills used to plan, scope, and manage weaknesses, not just exploit them. PenTest+ is unique because it requires a candidate to demonstrate the hands-on ability and knowledge to test devices in new environments such as the cloud and mobile, in addition to traditional desktops and servers.
What Skills Will You Learn?
How to plan and scope penetration tests
Best practices for conducting passive reconnaissance
Techniques to analyze vulnerabilities
How to exploit host-based vulnerabilities
Best practices for analyzing and reporting pentest results
Common tasks in performing non-technical tests
Methods for penetrating networks
Techniques to completing post-exploit tasks
The average salary for Pentest+ certified professionals in the United States is $99,730 a year!
Jobs That Require or Benefit from a Pentest+ Certificate
- IT auditor/penetration tester
- SOC security analyst
- Cyber threat analyst
- Cyber red team operator
- Security administrator
- Security specialist
- Security engineer
- Network administrator
- Security consultant
Learn from your home or office!
Self Paced Training
Included with your purchase:
CompTIA Labs for PenTest+
CompTIA Practice for PenTest+
The Official CompTIA PenTest+ Self-Paced Study Guide
Pay $110 for 12 months!