Pentesting is essential for the modern DoD workforce. Watch this recorded webinar, where CompTIA’s chief technology advocate (and Global Knowledge’s federal sales director) discuss how pentesting has evolved.


Dr. James Stanger – CompTIA’S Chief Technology Evangelist Dr. Stanger is a well-respected authority on security, open source, network administration, and IT certification. He has been working with governments, corporations, educational institutions, and other organizations for over 20 years. He has developed IT-based education and certification programs that can be used around the world. Mike Tanner, Global Knowledge Director Federal Sales Mr. Tanner serves as the Global Knowledge Federal Sales Director. He is responsible for providing the most current technology training solutions to US Government agencies to help them achieve their mission success. Mr. Tanner has over 30 years of experience in program and organizational management, solutions selling and technical and business consulting. Prior to joining Global Knowledge, he was a leader at Honeywell, Tandem Computers, and Hewlett Packard. As DoD weapons and mission support system become more software-dependent and more networked, cybersecurity threats are increasing for government agencies. This webinar will assist DoD agencies and system integrators who support them in understanding how pentesting can help protect next generation weapons systems. Pen testing has been around since the beginning. Technology evolution has brought about dramatic changes in today’s networks. These include ubiquitous encryption, the elimination of the network perimeter, and the introduction IoT devices to the network. Join us for a webinar with CompTIA’s chief technology advocate, Global Knowledge’s federal sales director, to learn more about pentesting. Learn what skills a pen tester should have today, how pen testers are used in organizations, and how to “digest” data from pen tests. What is the “hacker’s dilemma?” Over the past five years, the IT environment has undergone dramatic changes. The Penetesting problems DoD agencies face today. Understanding the “hacker’s dilemma” The hacker lifecycle and the “hacker’s dilemma”: From mapping IoCs, to the steps in the hacker process. Responsible pentesting: Demo Courses Security+ Certification Prep Course CASP+ CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner Prep Course CySA+ Cybersecurity analyst+ Prep Class

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