Certified Penetration Testing Expert training is the advanced level of Ethical Hacking in which the personnel evaluates security of IT network or corporate websites by simulating an attack from external threats and internal threats and recommend corrective measures authoritatively. This analysis is carried out from the position of a potential attacker and can involve active exploitation of security vulnerabilities.
The objectives of this certification include penetration-testing methodologies, the legal issues surrounding penetration testing and how to properly conduct a penetration test as well as best practice technical and non-technical techniques specific to conduct a penetration test.
This penetration testing course also enhances the business skills needed to identify protection opportunities, justify testing activities and optimize security controls appropriate to the business needs in order to reduce business risk. The certification helps students perform the intensive assessments required to effectively identify and mitigate risks to the information security of an infrastructure.