Security, Penetration Testing, and PCIDSS with FOSS

Security, Penetration Testing, and PCIDSS with FOSS

Training 29 Sep 2017 1 minute 195 words

This course has been created in order to utilize Free & Open Source Software (FOSS) as tools to meet one or more Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS) requirements. Through the journey of meeting and understanding PCI DSS requirements, you will also have the opportunity to discuss and develop penetration testing and other security techniques.

This course does not offer certified PCI DSS materials, but instead offers tools, tips, and techniques on ways to test for PCI DSS requirements.


Targeted Audience

  • PCI-QSA’s
  • PCI Internal Assessors
  • Organization that are required to comply with PCI-DSS Standard
  • Compliance Professionals

What will you learn

After completing this course, students will be familiar with tools and techniques for security testing of web applications with Open Source software.


  • PCI DSS introduction
  • FOSS tools available to address each PCI DSS requirement
  • Penetration testing tools
  • Static code analysis for security.



9:30 am – 6:00pm


This course is offered at the following Sakura offices:

  • San Francisco.


1 day


This course has no prerequisites, but hands on experience with Ubuntu would be helpful.

What is provided

  • Lunch
  • Internet

What you need to bring

Your own laptop