CORNELIUS, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kali
Linux™, an open source project maintained and funded by Offensive
Security®, the industry leader in information
security training and penetration testing, announced today that its
Linux Certified Professional (KLCP)® has gone live and is now
available in Pearson VUE
exam centers worldwide. The KLCP is the first and only official
certification program that validates one’s proficiency with the Kali
The debut of the KLCP coincides with the launch of an enhanced Kali
training course and the online release of the new book, Kali
Linux Revealed: Mastering the Penetration Testing Distribution.
This first official book covering the Kali Linux Platform from Offsec
Press is now available for download,
free of charge, as well as in hard copy for purchase.
Kali Linux’s new book, Kali Linux Revealed: Mastering the Penetration
Testing Distribution, focuses on the Kali Linux platform and helping
its users understand and maximize it. The book details Kali Linux’s
features and fundamentals, dives into the Debian package manager, and
tackles more advanced topics, such as kernel compilation, industrial
strength encryption, and many others. The Kali Linux manual and the
revamped Kali Linux training course were designed to be resources for
students seeking to earn the KLCP.
The Kali Linux certification program, enhanced training, and new manual
are the best way to acquire skills and tips on the platform from the
developers themselves. Certificate holders can demonstrate a thorough
understanding and utilization of Kali Linux. These offerings come on the
heels of Kali Linux’s in-depth, four-day course training at Black Hat
(Las Vegas), 2017.