About Penetration Testing Course

MindMajix's Penetration Testing Course prepares the learners to plan, prepare, and execute a penetration test in an enterprise and is offered as on-demand videos or live instructor-led online training modes. In this Pen Test training, participants will learn the real-world penetration testing methodologies and techniques through 25 practical lab exercises, various use cases, and quizzes. At the end of the training, learners will be ready to conduct end-to-end pentest using all the pen test tools and will be assisted by the MindMajix job support team in building a career in cyber security.

Note: This penetration testing training course covers most of the hacking skills that are highly in demand, as well as four certifications:

  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
  • CompTIA PenTest+
  • Certified Penetration Tester (CPT)
  • Certified Expert Penetration Tester (CEPT)
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Course Coverage

Course Includes

Live Training

30 Hours of Sessions

Lab Sessions

25 Hours of Labs

Flexible Schedule

Flexible Schedules

FREE Demo on Request

FREE Demo on Request

24/7 Lifetime Support

24/7 Lifetime Support

One-on-One Doubt Clearing Sessions

One-on-One Doubt Clearing

Certification Assistance

Certification Oriented Curriculum

Two Real-time Project Use cases

Real-time Project Use cases

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Penetration Testing Course Content

The penetration course curriculum is designed to get learners to build skills by performing penetrations tests and documenting the methodologies.

Overview of Penetration Testing

  • Writing buffer overflow exploits
  • dlmalloc Heap Overflow exploits
  • Win32 Heap Overflow exploits
  • Linux stack overflow exploits
  • Defeating non-exec stacks
  • Return-to-libc shellcode
  • Function pointer overwrites
  • Crafting injectable shellcode
  • Defeating non-executable stacks
  • Linux LKM rootkits
  • Windows kernel rootkits
  • Reverse engineering training
  • Vulnerability development and discovery
  • Attacking and blinding IDSs
  • Hiding your attacks from IDSs
  • Encrypted covert channels
  • The global offset table overwrites
  • Windows shellcode
  • Integer overflows
  • Linux shellcode
  • “No listening port” Trojans
  • A whole day on breaking through enterprise DMZs
  • Reconstructing binaries from sniffed traffic
  • Circumventing antivirus
  • Bi-directional spoofed communication
  • Session fixation
  • Advanced SQL injection
  • Justifying a penetration test to management and customers
  • Defensive techniques

Hands-on activities

  • Capture the flag exercises every night!
  • Writing a stack buffer overflow
  • Porting exploits to Metasploit modules
  • Find socket shellcode
  • Writing shellcode for Linux
  • Using Ollydbg for Win32 Exploits
  • Using IDA Pro for reversing
  • Reconstructing sniffed images
  • Reverse engineering Windows PE binaries
  • Session hijacking
  • Passive network analysis
  • Exploitation with a remote GUI
  • Sniffing SSL encrypted sessions
  • Format string exploits
  • Heap overflow exploits
  • Windows exploits
  • Calculating offsets
  • Reversing with SoftIce
  • OS determination without touching the target
  • SQL injection timing attacks
  • Port redirection
  • ASP source disclosure attacks
  • Call-back backdoors
  • Encrypted covert channels
  • Remote keyloggers
  • PHP/MySQL SQL injection
  • Inserting malicious code into Unix binaries

Hands-on Penetration Testing Projects & Assignments

Our Penetration Testing Training course aims to deliver quality training that covers solid fundamental knowledge on core concepts with a practical approach. Such exposure to the current industry use-cases and scenarios will help learners scale up their skills and perform real-time projects with the best practices.

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    • 30 hours of Penetration Testing Training videos
    • Curated and delivered by industry experts
    • 100% practical-oriented classes
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    • Latest version curriculum with covered
    • Get lifetime access to the LMS
    • Learn technology at your own pace
    • 24x7 learner assistance
    • Certification guidance provided
    • Post sales support by our community

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    30 hrs of Remote Classes in Zoom/Google meet



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    Jun 10 - Jun 25

    08:00 PM EST


    Jun 13 - Jun 28

    07:30 PM EST


    Jun 17 - Jul 02

    08:00 PM EST


    Jun 20 - Jul 05

    07:30 PM EST

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    • Live demonstration of the industry-ready skills.
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    • Virtual instructor-led training (VILT) classes.
    • Real-time projects and certification guidance.

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    Empower your team with new skills to Enhance their performance and productivity.

    Corporate Training

    • Customized course curriculum as per your team’s specific needs
    • Training delivery through self-Paced videos, live Instructor-led training through online, on-premise at Mindmajix or your office facility
    • Resources such as slides, demos, exercises, and answer keys included
    • Complete guidance on obtaining certification
    • Complete practical demonstration and discussions on industry use cases

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    Penetration Testing Certification

    Show the world that you have pursued one of the best in the industry.

    Shall I appear for Penetration Testing certification exam after completion of Penetration Testing course?

    Our Penetration Testing course covers all the topics that are required to clear Penetration Testing certification. Trainer will share Penetration Testing certification guide, Penetration Testing certification sample questions, Penetration Testing certification practice questions.

    Every learner completing the entire course with assessments will receive a course completion certification from MindMajix. After completing the training, learners can appear for any of the official certifications mentioned in the course overview.

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    Penetration Testing Course Reviews



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    Everything is very well organized. I gained enough practical experience through live projects and sessions. The Penetration Testing training


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    Penetration Testing Training Objectives

    About Penetration Testing Certification Course

    This Penetration Testing Certification Course is a deep dive into pen-testing with practical examples. You’ll learn how to use advanced techniques and popular pen-testing tools more sophisticatedly. You’ll learn to exploit a network using various methods. When you finish this course and complete hands-on projects, you’ll receive a certificate of completion from MindMajix that you can share with prospective employers and your professional network.

    Course outcomes:

    • Plan and prepare for an enterprise penetration test.
    • Conduct a detailed survey to aid in phishing, social engineering, and making well-informed attack decisions.
    • Exploit target systems in various methods.
    • Execute the post-exploitation process to move further into the network
    • Utilize multiple command and control frameworks to control and pillage compromised hosts 
    • Develop high-quality reports.
    • Learn pen-testing framework, footprinting, pre-engagement, and most effective ways to find the network’s weaknesses and vulnerabilities.

    Since pen-testing isn’t a beginner-level skill, you need expertise in using Linux, Unix commands, and software development. Also, you should have a foundation in the basics of coding skills, particularly HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and Python. In addition, having a basic understanding of networking, TCP/IP or Bash scripting is beneficial.

    Many job profiles can benefit from taking this Penetration Testing Certification Training. Some of them include:

    • Security Specialists
    • System Administrators
    • Ethical Hackers
    • IT professionals
    • Those who are preparing for the penetration testing certification exam.

    Cybercrime ranks third in dollar value globally. A study by the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in partnership with McAfee found that nearly $600 billion, i.e., one percent of global GDP, is lost annually due to cybercrime.

    To combat the ever-rising threat of Cyber Attacks, many companies are working on developing strategies to prevent these attacks. As a result, the job market for cybersecurity is expanding.  Companies are looking for skilled Penetration Testers to perform pen-testing proactively to deal with such attacks.

    Taking this Penetration Testing Course will help you enter a field where you’ll be in demand, making the potential for more incredible advancement than in other industries. 

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    Penetration Testing Training FAQs

    What is Penetration Testing?

    Pen testing commonly referred to as penetration testing, is a legitimately carried out simulated cyber attack on a computer system to assess its security. Pen testing is one of the crucial techniques that cybersecurity professionals employ to expose network security flaws and vulnerabilities that hackers could exploit.

    • Penetration Testing skills are in great demand, and learning it will make you a more marketable IT tech.
    • According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, security analysts make a median salary of  $103,590. 
    • These jobs are anticipated to rise by 31% between 2019 to 2029, which is far faster than the average job growth of other industries.

    Below are some of the job roles you can get after completing this course:

    • Penetration Test Analyst
    • Penetration Testing Security Architect
    • Penetration Testing Operations Engineer
    • Security Tester
    • Ethical Hacker
    • Get to learn core penetration testing concepts from leading industry experts with content designed to ensure industrial relevance
    • Live projects involving real-world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
    • You can customize your Penetration Testing Course according to individual learning or team requirements.

    Below are the steps to becoming a Penetration Testing certified professional:

    • Enroll for a relevant Penetration Testing certification course like offered by MindMajix.
    • Receive Security Testing course materials which include course plan, case studies, courseware, practice tests, and lab sessions
    • Participate in a hands-on, interactive, instructor-led Security Testing certification training.
    • Take Penetration Testing practice tests to familiarise yourself with the certification exam formats.
    • Register and pass the Penetration Testing Certification Exam to get certified.


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