Course Overview

Course Level
Course Credit
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13 Weeks
Dr. George O'Mahony
EU €1400/Non-EU €2,000
80% subsidy available for EU students.

Associated Pathway

Security Penetration Testing & Analysis


Module Descriptor

Penetration Testing Descriptor




Programme Descriptor

Penetration Testing is the authorized process of attacking a computer system to evaluate the security of the system by identifying and verifying security weaknesses and is a vital component in maintaining a strong security posture in enterprise environments. This module covers the terminology and techniques used in computer system penetration testing, where the learner will develop both theoretical knowledge of the activities of a penetration tester and the trade-craft necessary to perform penetration testing. On completion of this module, the learner will have the knowledge and skills to ethically expose potential threats in computer systems.

Lecturer: Dr. George O'Mahony




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