Cloud Security: AWS Edition

A hands-on introduction to Cloud Security with a focus on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Identity and Access Management (IAM), Lambda, Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), API Gateway and database-based applications.
Write your awesome label here.
Starts: 01 May 2021  Duration: 5 weeks
Recordings of live sessions included!

What's included?

  • Become a Pentester Academy Cloud Security Professional (PACSP)

Learn how to pentest AWS IAM, Lambda, S3, API Gateway and database-based applications.
  • Bootcamp Completion Certificate

Get a course completion certificate after attending all 5 live sessions.
  • 5 Live Sessions

  • 3 hrs per session

  • 30+ Lab Exercises

  • 1 PACSP Attempt

  • Lab access: 5 weeks (during the bootcamp), 2 weeks (post-b

  • ootcamp)

  • Recordings of Live Sessions

What will you learn?

This 5-week bootcamp teaches you the basics of the five most commonly used components in an Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud deployment. The focus of this course will be on the discovering and rectifying misconfigurations in Identity and Access Management (IAM), API Gateway, Lambda, Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) and database-based applications.    

Completing the bootcamp and passing the certification exam will prepare you for pentesting production cloud deployments in Amazon Web Services (AWS).

PACSP Certification

The PACSP (Pentester Academy Cloud Security Professional) certification is proof that you’ve mastered the basics of the five most commonly used components in an AWS cloud deployment. The exam prepares you for real-world scenarios in pentesting production cloud deployments in AWS – a useful addition to the arsenal of any professional pentester.

Live Session Schedule

Weekly 3 hr sessions start at 12:00pm ET and end at 3:00pm ET.
01 May 2021
08 May 2021
15 May 2021
22 May 2021
29 May 2021
Identity and Access Management (IAM)
API Gateway Attack-Defense
Serverless Functions: Lambda
DynamoDB and other Cloud Databases
Cloud Storage: S3 Misconfigurations


1. A basic knowledge of computers and networking
2. Familiarity with the Linux operating system
3. An AWS Account

Bootcamp Syllabus

Meet the instructor

Jeswin Mathai

He has published his work at DEFCON China, RootCon, Blackhat Arsenal, and Demo labs (DEFCON). He has also been a co-trainer in classroom trainings conducted at HITB, RootCon, OWASP NZ Day. He has a Bachelor degree from IIIT Bhubaneswar. He was the team lead at InfoSec Society IIIT Bhubaneswar in association with CDAC and ISEA, which performed security auditing of government portals, conducted awareness workshops for government institutions. His area of interest includes Malware Analysis and Reverse Engineering, Cryptography, WiFi security, and Web Application Security.
Jeswin Mathai - Instructor

Can't attend this bootcamp? Get informed about future bootcamps!

Thank you!
Thank you!