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London October 2018

London, United Kingdom | Mon, Oct 15 - Sat, Oct 20, 2018
This event is over,
but there are more training opportunities.

So, You Wanna Be a Pentester?

  • Adrien de Beaupre
  • Tuesday, October 16th, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

This presentation will discuss the things that you will actually need to become a penetration tester, be prepared for a no-fluff honest discussion.

So do you really want to be a penetration tester? We get these questions all the time, such as:

What is penetration testing?

What are the top 10 coolest most important hacking tools for penetration testers?

What are the top 10 skills that are important to become the worlds greatest hacker? Answer? Make up lots of lies, plagiarize, and write a book!

How do I become the "bestest" cyber hacker?

Can you hack my buddies hotmail for me?

Do I need a cool hacker handle?

Do I really need to learn all that stuff to be a cool hacker?

Do I really have to work hard for many years to be a pentester?

I have a CERT or degree in so that makes me an expert!

You will need the attitude, aptitude, initiative, desire, dedication, discipline, integrity, ethics, experience, knowledge, and tools.

Bonus Sessions

The following bonus sessions are open to all paid attendees at no additional cost. There are many different types of events that fall into these categories:

  • SANS@Night: Evening presentations given after day courses have ended. This category includes Keynotes.
  • Special Events: SANS-hosted events and other non-technical recreational offerings. This category includes, but is not limited to, Receptions and Information Tables.
Tuesday, October 16
Session Speaker Time Type
State vs McDonald: Understanding the Role of Corruption in Cybercrime Jason Jordaan Tuesday, October 16th, 6:00pm - 7:00pm SANS@Night
So, You Wanna Be a Pentester? Adrien de Beaupre Tuesday, October 16th, 7:00pm - 8:00pm SANS@Night
Wednesday, October 17
Session Speaker Time Type
Games Night Wednesday, October 17th, 6:00pm - 9:00pm Special Events