About the Course With the ever-increasing numbers of security breaches, both human and machine-based, significantly more understanding is required from testers to ensure that the proper quality assurance measures are in place for assuring the security of IT systems. This intensive four-day course... READ MORE
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About the Course
With the ever-increasing numbers of security breaches, both human and machine-based, significantly more understanding is required from testers to ensure that the proper quality assurance measures are in place for assuring the security of IT systems.
This intensive four-day course contains lectures, exercises and practical work to describe and illustrate best practices in security testing.
Who is it for?
The ISTQB Advanced Security course is for Technical Testers, Security Testers, Security Co-ordinators and Managers, plus testers and test managers who are serious about including security aspects into their test plans or who want to specialise.
To qualify as an internationally-recognized Certified Advanced Level Security Tester and be issued with an ISTQB® Advanced Level Certificate, delegates must successfully pass the exam administered by the relevant National Board or Examination Provider.
The 2-hour exam contains 45 questions, of which 60% must be answered correctly for a pass to and certificate to be awarded.
If English is not your first language, please advise us so that we can apply for an additional 30-minutes of exam time for you.
Module 1 - The Basis of Security Testing
Module 2 - Security Testing Purposes, Goals and Strategies
Module 3 - Security Testing Processes
Module 4 - Security Testing Throughout the Software Lifecycle
Module 5 - Testing Security Mechanisms
Module 6 - Human Factors in Security Testing
Module 7 - Security Test Evaluation and Reporting
Module 8 - Security Testing Tools
Module 9 - Standards and Industry Trends
Please Note: Any applicable exam fees are not included in the prices quoted.
You can choose to include or exclude the exam on the booking page.
8-11 July 2019 - Heywood (Manchester)
5-8 August 2019 - London
21-24 October 2019 - London
2-5 December 2019 - London