Boot Camp

Cloud Penetration Testing Training Boot Camp

Learn how to conduct penetration tests on cloud services and applications! This boot camp goes in-depth into the tools and techniques used to exploit and defend cloud infrastructure components with a combination of hands-on labs and expert instruction.

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Everything you need to earn your CCPT

  • 90-day extended access to Boot Camp components, including class recordings
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
  • Exam Pass Guarantee
  • Exam voucher
  • Free 90-day Infosec Skills subscription (access to 1,400+ additional courses and labs)
  • Hands-on cyber ranges and labs
  • Knowledge Transfer Guarantee
  • Pre-study learning path
  • Unlimited practice exam attempts

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What you'll learn

Training overview

Infosec’s Cloud Penetration Testing Boot Camp is a practical, hands-on training focused on teaching you the skills, tools and techniques required for conducting comprehensive security tests of cloud servers and applications.

You will learn the secrets of cloud penetration testing in an immersive environment, including exploiting and defending AWS and Azure services, building your pentesting toolbox in the cloud, and diving deep into security features and vulnerabilities of cloud infrastructure. You will also learn how to deal with the unique challenges presented by cloud pentesting, such as multi-tenant environments and pivoting. The boot camp also prepares you to earn the Certified Cloud Penetration Tester (CCPT) certification.

Before your boot camp


Familiarity with cloud and penetration testing concepts and at least one year in an information security role, or equivalent experience, is recommended.


Training schedule

Cloud pentesting process and requirements
  • The need for cloud pentesting
  • Cloud architecture fundamentals
  • Cloud security responsibilities (within service models)
  • Unique challenges for cloud pentesting
  • Multi-tenancy considerations (data privacy, legal requirements, rules of engagement)
  • Cloud attack surface
  • Virtualization concepts
  • Pentesting methodologies
  • Cloud pentesting process
  • Pentesting tools: traditional and cloud-specific
  • Setting up a cloud pentesting environment
Reconnaissance in the cloud
  • OSINT techniques
  • Azure and AWS IP ranges
  • Tools for obtaining IP and host information (Shodan, Censys, Google dorks)
  • Enumerating access with Nimbostratus, ScoutSuite and Prowler
  • Finding exposed buckets
  • Bucket enumeration with Slurp
  • Service discovery
Attacking AWS
  • AWS security features
  • AWS Console overview
  • Working with AWS CLI
  • Exploiting remote access protocols (SSH , RDP)
  • Exploiting application security misconfigurations
  • Abusing EC2 metadata
  • Stealing IAM credentials
  • EC2 IMDSv2
  • Attacking lambda endpoints
  • Assessments with AWS Inspector
  • Attacking misconfigured S3 buckets
  • Discovering and stealing EBS snapshots
  • Recovering data from EBS snapshots
  • Exploiting AWS RDS misconfigurations
  • RDS data pilfering with AWS CLI and Amazon API
  • Persistence
Attacking Azure
  • Understanding Azure Services
  • Mapping Azure Services to AWS Services
  • Attacking Azure Virtual Machines
  • Attacking Azure Blob Storage misconfigurations
  • Extracting data from disk snapshots
  • Subdomain takeover via Azure App Services
  • Gaining shell access with Azure run command
  • Finding and examining Azure SQL Database servers
Attacking containerized and serverless applications
  • Understanding containers
  • Working with Docker
  • Container breakout
  • Exploiting misconfigured containers
  • Trojanized Docker images
  • Understanding Kubernetes
  • Attacking deployed applications
  • Attacking Kubernetes clusters
  • Understanding AWS Lambda
  • Attacking serverless applications
  • Cloud security frameworks and best practices
  • Collecting and reporting evidence in cloud accounts, aliases, metadata, keys and AMIs
  • Developing and communicating follow-up items

Guaranteed results

Our boot camp guarantees

Exam Pass Guarantee

If you don’t pass your exam on the first attempt, get a second attempt for free. Includes the ability to re-sit the course for free for up to one year (does not apply to CMMC-AB boot camps).

100% Satisfaction Guarantee

If you’re not 100% satisfied with your training at the end of the first day, you may withdraw and enroll in a different online or in-person course.

Knowledge Transfer Guarantee

If an employee leaves within three months of obtaining certification, Infosec will train a different employee at the same organization tuition-free for up to one year.

Unlock team training discounts

If you’re like many of our clients, employee certification is more than a goal — it’s a business requirement. Connect with our team to learn more about our training discounts.

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  • July 10, 2023 - July 14, 2023

    Online only

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  • August 14, 2023 - August 18, 2023

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  • November 27, 2023 - December 1, 2023

    Online only

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  • March 18, 2024 - March 22, 2024

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