The CPSA course leads to the CREST Practitioner Security Analyst (CPSA) examination, which is an entry level qualification that tests a candidate’s knowledge in assessing operating systems and common network services at a basic level below that; of the main CRT and CCT qualifications.
Delegates are provided with a Pearson Vue exam voucher for the CPSA examination as part of the course fee. The CPSA examination also includes an intermediate level of web application security testing and methods to identify common web application security vulnerabilities. The examination covers a common set of core skills and knowledge that assess the candidate’s technical knowledge. The candidate must demonstrate that they are able to perform basic infrastructure and web application testing and interpret the results to locate security vulnerabilities. Success will confer the CREST Practitioner status to the individual. This qualification is a pre-requisite for the CREST Registered Penetration Tester (CRT) examination and comprises a multiple-choice examination. CRT is available as a separate course.
A good appreciation of the technical aspects of ICT. QAFCCS and or CISMP is recommmended.
MODULE 1 - Soft Skills and Assessment Management
MODULE 2 - Core Technical Skills
MODULE 3 - Networking Equipment
MODULE 4 - Management Protocols
MODULE 5 - Microsoft Windows Security Assessment
MODULE 6 - Unix Security Assessment
MODULE 7 - Web Technologies
MODULE 8 - Web Testing Methodologies
MODULE 9 - Databases
MODULE 10 - Preparation for the CPSA and CRT exams
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