1. Course Brief

Rising cost of cyber attacks and investment in IT infrastructure requires organisations and professionals to develop capacity to pre-empt and defend against cyber-attacks. Analysis and testing of vulnerabilities in network architectures, deployed applications, services and host devices are skillset that organisations and security professionals need, to identify cybersecurity threats and evaluate associated risks with the appropriate controls. This intermediate course is the second module of the training towards Certified Professional Ethical Hacker C)PEH by Mile2.


  1. What Skill Will You Gain?

After the training, participants should be able to deploy an effective plan of work to execute Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing (VAPT) engagements and develop official reports for management.  Participants should gain working knowledge in the use of security tools, both commercial and open-source, as well as usage of customized scripts to conduct VAPT engagements.


  1. Who Should Attend?

All past participants of the Certificate in Cyber Security – Module 1 as well as Professionals involved in protecting and simulating attacks against IT infrastructure, networks, processes of organizations and other targeted entities including: Data Protection Officers , Security Officers , Network and System Administrators , IT Risk Managers , Incidence Response Member(s) and anyone who wants to build his/her career in Cybersecurity .


  1. Course Modules
  • Cyber-Threat Dynamics –Attacker & Defender Perspectives
  • The Paradox – An Insider as an Attacker and a Defender
  • Network Topology and Key Concept
  • The Cybersecurity Kill Chain (Conducting Security Assessment and Penetration Testing)
  • Operational Security (OPSEC) Techniques (Setting up Secured Hacking Lab)
  • Social Engineering Attacks and Defense
  • Web and Mobile Application Security and Vulnerability Assessment
  • Operating Systems and Application Security Assessment
  • Network Devices and Security Assessment
  • The Hacker’s new Target – Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Cloud Security and Vulnerabilities
  • E-Payment System Vulnerabilities and Hacking Techniques
  • Cyber Defence Policies and Guidelines (PCI, ISO 270001, etc) Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing Reporting
  • Defense in Depth Techniques and Tools
  • Red Vs Blue Team s– Concept & Exercises


  1. Course Duration:

Date: Monday, May 11 –  Friday,  May 15, 2020

Time: 08:30am – 4:00pm


  1. Cost of Training:

 TrainingGHS 2,500.00     


May 11 - 15 2020


Cyber Lab
KAIPTC, Teshie Road, Accra

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