The Certified Lead Ethical Hacker training course enables you to develop the necessary expertise to perform information system penetration tests by applying recognized principles, procedures and penetration testing techniques, in order to identify potential threats on a computer network. During this training course, you will gain the knowledge and skills to manage a penetration testing project or team, as well as plan and perform internal and external pentests, in accordance with various standards such as the Penetration Testing Execution Standard (PTES) and the Open Source Security Testing Methodology Manual (OSSTMM). Moreover, you will also gain a thorough understanding on how to draft reports and countermeasure proposals. Additionally, through practical exercises, you will be able to master penetration testing techniques and acquire the skills needed to manage a pentest team, as well as customer communication and conflict resolution.
The Certified Lead Ethical Hacking training course provides a technical vision of information security through ethical hacking, using common techniques such as information gathering and vulnerability detection, both inside and outside of a business network.
The training is also compatible with the NICE (The National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education) Protect and Defend framework.
After mastering the necessary knowledge and skills in ethical hacking, you can take the exam and apply for the “PECB Certified Lead Ethical Hacker” credential. By holding a PECB Lead Ethical Hacker certificate, you will be able to demonstrate that you have acquired the practical skills for performing and managing penetration tests according to best practices.
Overview of cybersecurity, ethical hacking and contemporary architecture
Exploitation and post-exploitation, and report drafting
The “PECB Certified Lead Ethical Hacker” exam meets all the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Program (ECP). The exam covers the following competency domains:
The examination consists of two parts. The first part is a paper-based exam, which consists of essay-type questions. The second part is rather technical, where the candidate will be required to conduct penetration testing exercises on a computer and draft a report of the analysis.
Participants are authorized to use their personal notes during both the paper-based exam as well as the practical part of the exam.
This training is based on both theory and practice.
The seminar can be conducted: in a classroom format, as online or adapted to the needs of a specific organization (in-house).
Participants who pass the exam receive a certificate.
All participants receive participation certificate.
dr.sc. Silvana Tomić Rotim