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11 HOURS OF TRAINING
1 SKILL
40 VIDEOS
0 VIRTUAL LABS
0 PRACTICE EXAMS
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Keith Barker CBT Nuggets Trainer
Keith Barker
Nugget trainer since 2012
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Penetration Testing with Linux Tools FAQs: Cost, Training, Value

What will you learn in this penetration testing course?

You'll learn advanced methods for poking and prodding at a network's security infrastructure until you can finally intrude into a network and see its data laid out before you, all so that you have a better understanding of how to protect and safeguard your own networks.

Who should take this course in Linux penetration testing?

Cybersecurity professionals should have several years of experience before taking this course in Linux penetration testing and Kali Linux penetration test tools. Pentesting is challenging and complicated work, and new or inexperienced cybersecurity professionals will probably struggle with some of the more advanced concepts and tools.

Is this penetration test course associated with any certifications?

No, this course isn't designed to help you pass any certification exam. This course was designed to give you hands-on experience with some of the most powerful Linux and Kali tools available for running penetration tests. You'll be ready to do pentests after this course, not just answer questions.

What certification should you consider after taking this penetration testing course?

Although this course doesn't prepare you for any particular certification, you might consider the CompTIA PenTest+ after taking it. You'll want to go on to do more specific training before attempting the exam, but this course will get you started with some of what you can expect on that exam.

Why should you take this course in using Linux tools in penetration testing?

You should take this course so that the powerful tools that Linux and Kali have for breaking into networks aren't as dangerous when they're deployed against you and your network. You can also help advance your career and take on more interesting work with this course.

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