Category Archives for "PenTest+"

7 Reasons You Can’t Compare the PenTest+ and OSCP

A lot of people are asking about the CompTIA PenTest+ and how it stacks up to more established penetration testing style certifications, such as the OSCP from Offensive Security.  Sometimes, these certifications are so different that it’s actually easier to talk about how they don’t compare, which can certainly be the case for the PenTest+ […]

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Are CompTIA Certifications Worth It? The Complete Review

We’ve talked about CompTIA certifications like the Security+ and CySA+ in many articles before, but in the article, I want to address the larger question of whether CompTIA certifications, in general, are worth the time, effort, and money that it takes to earn them. So, are CompTIA certifications worth it?  CompTIA certifications are beneficial for […]

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CompTIA CySA+ vs. PenTest+: Which Should You Choose?

This article compares the PenTest+ and CySA+, two newer exams now offered by CompTIA.  If you are looking for a comparison between the PenTest+ and the more well known Certified Ethical Hacker, including a video review, you can see our article here.  If you are not interested in the certifications but instead are interested in […]

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Our Recommended Resources for the CompTIA PenTest+

These are the resources we recommend to prepare for and pass the CompTIA PenTest+ certification. Be sure to also work through a sufficient number of practice exam questions and build plenty of hands-on experience when preparing for the PenTest+ exam. Recommended Resource #1: CompTIA PenTest+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide (Exam PT0-001) This book does have […]

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The Best Resources to Learn Penetration Testing

PLEASE NOTE:  This site is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Penetration testing is one of the most interesting and intriguing fields […]

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CompTIA PenTest+ vs. CEH: Which Should You Choose?

This article compares the CompTIA PenTest+ and the Certified Ethical Hacker certifications.  For a comparison of the PenTest+ and CompTIA’s CySA+ certifications, check out our review here. When looking at certifications in the cyber security field, you will see that some of them seem very similar to others.  For example, the CompTIA PenTest+ and the […]

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