• Business Skills Training

    project_managementInterSource offers live instructor-led courses on all important operations-related skills, including Communications, Customer Service, Human Resources, Marketing, Team Building and Writing

    These live classes are offered via a Web interface.

  • About Business Skills

    Business Skills relate to communication used to promote a product, service, or organization; relay information within the business; or deal with legal and similar issues. It is also a means of relying between a supply chain, for example the consumer and manufacturer.

    Business Communication is known simply as "Communications." It encompasses a variety of topics, including Marketing, Branding, Customer relations, Consumer behaviour, Advertising,

    Public relations, Corporate communication, Community engagement, Research & Measurement, Reputation management, Interpersonal communication, Employee engagement, Online communication, and Event management. It is closely related to the fields of professional communication and technical communication.

    In business, the term communications encompasses various channels of communication, including the Internet, Print (Publications), Radio, Television, Ambient media, Outdoor, and Word of mouth.

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  • Course Details Business Skills

    Classes are offered via a live web conference. For detailed course outlines and scheduled classes, please see below.

    Online classes are never cancelled due to low enrollment. The instructors who teach our online classes are no less than outstanding, and each has years of practical and training experience.

    InterSource clients are active globally. Live web courses are priced in US dollars, and run during Eastern Standard Time (New York) business hours. We also run live web conference classes during European business hours, which can be invoiced in local currencies. For further information please contact us on +41 (22) 958 0114.

CompTIA PenTest+ Certification Training

Course duration

  • 5 days

Course Benefits

  • Plan and scope penetration tests.
  • Conduct passive reconnaissance.
  • Perform non-technical tests to gather information.
  • Conduct active reconnaissance.
  • Analyze vulnerabilities.
  • Penetrate networks.
  • Exploit host-based vulnerabilities.
  • Test applications.
  • Complete post-exploit tasks.
  • Analyze and report pen test results.

Course Outline

  1. Planning and Scoping Penetration Tests
    1. Introduction to Penetration Testing Concepts
    2. Plan a Pen Test Engagement
    3. Scope and Negotiate a Pen Test Engagement
    4. Prepare for a Pen Test Engagement
  2. Conducting Passive Reconnaissance
    1. Gather Background Information
    2. Prepare Background Findings for Next Steps
  3. Performing Non-Technical Tests
    1. Perform Social Engineering Tests
    2. Perform Physical Security Tests on Facilities
  4. Conducting Active Reconnaissance
    1. Scan Networks
    2. Enumerate Targets
    3. Scan for Vulnerabilities
    4. Analyze Basic Scripts
  5. Analyzing Vulnerabilities
    1. Analyze Vulnerability Scan Results
    2. Leverage Information to Prepare for Exploitation
  6. Penetrating Networks
    1. Exploit Network-Based Vulnerabilities
    2. Exploit Wireless and RF-Based Vulnerabilities
    3. Exploit Specialized Systems
  7. Exploiting Host-Based Vulnerabilities
    1. Exploit Windows-Based Vulnerabilities
    2. Exploit *nix-Based Vulnerabilities
  8. Testing Applications
    1. Exploit Web Application Vulnerabilities
    2. Test Source Code and Compiled Apps
  9. Completing Post-Exploit Tasks
    1. Use Lateral Movement Techniques
    2. Use Persistence Techniques
    3. Use Anti-Forensics Techniques
  10. Analyzing and Reporting Pen Test Results
    1. Analyze Pen Test Data
    2. Develop Recommendations for Mitigation Strategies
    3. Write and Handle Reports
    4. Conduct Post-Report-Delivery Activities

Class Materials

Each student will receive a comprehensive set of materials, including course notes and all the class examples.

Class Prerequisites

Experience in the following is required for this CompTIA class:

  • Intermediate knowledge of information security concepts, including but not limited to identity and access management (IAM), cryptographic concepts and implementations, computer networking concepts and implementations, and common security technologies.
  • Practical experience in securing various computing environments, including small to medium businesses, as well as enterprise environments.
Since its founding in 1995, InterSource has been providing high quality and highly customized training solutions to clients worldwide. With over 500 course titles constantly updated and numerous course customization and creation possibilities, we have the capability to meet your I.T. training needs.
Instructor-led courses are offered via a live Web connection, at client sites throughout Europe, and at our Geneva Training Center.