• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

One of the main job duties of many ethical hackers is performing vulnerability assessments. In this course, you'll explore the basic concepts of vulnerability assessments, as well as tools and resources commonly used when performing one. You'll examine the vulnerability management life cycle and common activities performed during it. Finally, you'll learn about the various vulnerability types you may discover during an assessment. This course is one in a series that helps to prepare you for the Certified Ethical Hacker v11 (312-50) exam.

Learning Objectives

{"describe the rating and score metrics used by the Common Vulnerability and Exposures (CVE) scoring system","recognize tools and resources commonly used when analyzing a vulnerability assessment report"}

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.