• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Discover how to gather information and perform white hat reconnaissance using techniques such as scanning, enumeration, fingerprinting, and eavesdropping. Leveraging data to prepare for exploitation is also covered.

Learning Objectives

CompTIA PenTest+: Information Gathering

  • describe scanning
  • describe enumeration
  • compare packet crafting and inspection
  • conduct fingerprinting
  • inspect X509v3 certificates
  • perform eavesdropping
  • describe decompilation
  • conduct debugging
  • describe open source intelligence gathering
  • describe mapping and prioritizing
  • describe common techniques to complete an attack
  • describe information gathering and preparation

Framework Connections

Feedback

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