To earn the famous EC-Council LPT certificate, one must successfully pass EC-Council’s most challenging practical exam available. The LPT practical exam is the capstone to EC-Council’s entire information security track; from the EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (E|CSA) Program to the Certified Ethical Hacker Program (C|EH). It all end up with the ultimate test of your career as a penetration tester – the Licensed Penetration Tester practical exam.
One must be able to demonstrate a mastery of the skills required to conduct a full blackbox penetration test of a network given by EC-Council on their cyber range, iLabs. Candidates will follow the whole process taught through Security Assessment and Ethical Hacking, taking candidates from reconnaissance, scanning, enumeration, gaining access, maintaining access, then exploiting vulnerabilities that candidates will have to seek out in a network that only a true expert will be able to break. EC-Council will supply the entire cyber-range through its cloud based cyber range, iLabs. All toolsets are given to candidates – and candidates bring the skill.