CREST CPSA Training - 3 Day Live Online Penetration Testing Course

  • Delivered virtually on Teams
  • Tutorial & Presentation Driven
  • Designed for the CRT exam
  • Taught by experienced and certified CRT testers

£1,500.00 + VAT

At a glance

4 Days

Duration

Online Classroom

Method

CPSA: 8th – 10th June 2022

Date

Our Course

The CPSA is the first exam in CREST’s penetration testing pathway. It covers the core knowledge and skills needed to assess common network services and operating systems.

The course covers:

  • Core Technical Skills – OS fingerprinting, cryptography and network mapping
  • Information Gathering & Open Source – Google Hacking and DNS checks
  • Networking Equipment – configuration analysis and networking protocols
  • Windows and Unix Security Assessments – common vulnerabilities and patch management
  • Web Testing Techniques – fuzzing, CRLF and Session ID attacks

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Course leaders

Neil Richardson

Technical Director

Neil has worked as an academic teaching web application, mobile and infrastructure penetration testing at several universities around the UK for 7 years before co-founding Samurai. Since, he has spent 4 years leading a talented team of CREST registered penetration testers.

Ali Malik

Cyber Security Consultant

Ali has over 7 years’ experience in CRT penetration testing, secure web application development using C#, Java, JSP, PHP and Python. This gives him a unique understanding of the security of web applications and the different ways of exploitation.

Structure

  • Domain Name Server (DNS)
  • Interpreting Tool Output
  • OS Fingerprinting
  • Application Fingerprinting and Evaluating Unknown Services
  • File System Permissions
  • Management Protocols
  • Networking Protocols
  • Domain Reconnaissance
  • User Enumeration
  • Active Directory
  • Windows Vulnerabilities
  • Common Windows Applications
  • User enumeration
  • Unix vulnerabilities
  • FTP
  • Sendmail / SMTP
  • Network File System (NFS)
  • R* services
  • X11
  • RPC services
  • SSH
  • Web Server Operation
  • Web Servers & their Flaws
  • Web Protocols
  • Web Application Servers
  • Web Site Structure Discovery
  • Cross Site Scripting Attacks
  • SQL Injection
  • Parameter Manipulation
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Oracle RDBMS
  • Web / App / Database Connectivity

Description

CPSA 5 Days

The CPSA is the first exam in CREST’s penetration testing pathway. It covers the core knowledge and skills needed to assess common network services and operating systems.

The course covers:

  • Core Technical Skills – OS fingerprinting, cryptography and network mapping
  • Information Gathering & Open Source – Google Hacking and DNS checks
  • Networking Equipment – configuration analysis and networking protocols
  • Windows and Unix Security Assessments – common vulnerabilities and patch management
  • Web Testing Techniques – fuzzing, CRLF and Session ID attacks

 

Pre-requisites

A basic understanding of computer networking and TCP/IP is required, for example how IP addressing and subnet masks work and how network ports and services operate.  Moderate experience of the Linux command line is expected also.  If you intend to take the CRT exam, you will need to pass CPSA first.

 

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This course consists of nine modules:

1 – Core Technical Skills
2 – Background Information Gathering & Open Source
3 – Networking Equipment
4 – Microsoft Windows Security Assessment
5 – Unix Security Assessment – Web Technologies
7 – Web Testing Techniques
8 – Databases
9 – Preparation for the CRT exam