National CAE Designated Institution
  • Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This course provides an overview of the infrastructure assessment and penetration testing process and the processes and techniques for improving the defensibility of that infrastructure.

Learning Objectives

  1. Define the overall process of infrastructure assessment.
  2. Describe the goals of a penetration test Identify and Explain the processes and techniques for mitigating risks identified in an infrastructure assessment.
  3. Explain the goals and content for communicating the results of a penetration test and remediation plan to a managerial audience.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Incident Response
  • Program/Project Management and Acquisition
  • Threat Analysis