A comprehensive certification covering penetration testing, this credential validates skills in vulnerability assessment, scanning, and analysis. It also covers managing and exploiting weaknesses in the Internet of Things (IoT), the cloud, and hybrid environments.
CompTIA revised the requirements for this penetration testing certification in October 2021. Now, applicants need 3-4 years of hands-on security experience along with knowledge of network+ and security+. The 165-minute exam consists of 85 questions, both multiple-choice and performance-based.