Offensive Security Training, Certifications and Services

The only provider of true performance-based penetration testing training and ethical hacking courses for over 8 years.

Experience the industry’s most realistic penetration testing security training courses and certifications. Taught by the developers of the professional Kali Linux distribution, our information security training will immerse you into the deep-end of hands on, real world pentesting.

Our cutting edge penetration testing labs provide a safe virtual network environment designed to be attacked and penetrated as a means of learning and sharpening your penetration testing skills. A sought after service for both attackers and defenders.

We know penetration testing. Between Kali Linux, the Exploit-Database, and Offensive Security Training – you can trust that we have the expertise, knowledge, and experience to provide you with high end penetration testing services to suit your needs.

Offensive Security funds and develops several prominent and foundational information security niches, such as Kali Linux, the Exploit-Database, the Google Hacking Database (GHDB), our penetration testing tools site and the Metasploit Framework Unleashed free training.

Reward your information security career.

Sign up for Penetration Testing with Kali Linux and earn a real world Information Security Certification.

Real World, Performance-Based Information Security Certifications

Explore our Information Security Certifications
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
Offensive Security Certified Expert (OSCE Course)
Offensive Security Wireless Professional (OSWP)
Offensive Security Exploitation Expert (OSEE Course)

Offensive Security Student Reviews

Want to read more reviews? Check out our Offensive Security testimonials and reviews page.

The OSCP is a certification that has already gained a very solid recognition and I only hope and expect that to continue. I’ve taken a couple of other security related certifications including the CEH, Security+, CISSP and the TigerScheme QSTM. If I had to select a candidate to perform a pen test on a client network, the OSCP certified candidate would get the job every single time. Read OSCP Review
iodigitalsec OSCP
I have had extensive experience with industry certifications, and I can say without a doubt that Offensive Security trainings and certifications are in a league of their own. The training they provide develops real technical skills, forcing you to leverage what you learned to solve complex problems, rather than the traditional multiple choice question format.Read OSCP Review
Andrew McNicol OSCP
For Information Security Solutions "Call Offsec"

Blog Posts and Recent News from Offensive Security


Kali Linux 2.0 Top 10 Post Install Tips

With Kali 2.0 now released, we wanted to share a few post install procedures we find ourselves repeating over and over, in the hopes that you will find them useful as well. We’ve also slapped in some answers to common questions we’ve been getting.

Read More
offsec kali dojo blackhat defcon 2015-798x284

Kali 2.0 Dojo Black Hat / DEF CON USA 2015

Last years event was a rousing success, with many attendees staying all day long and working through the multiple exercises. We had such a great time, we wanted to do it again. This is a great chance to get hands on with Kali 2.0, learning the cutting edge features and how to best put them to use. In this two session workshop series, we will be covering how to create your own custom Kali ISO that is tweaked and modified to exactly fit your needs. This will be followed up in the second session with a hands-on exercise of deploying Kali on USB sticks so that it contains several persistent storage profiles, both regular and encrypted – including the LUKS nuke feature.

Read More
Exploit Database Updates

What’s New with Exploit Database?

New Features in the Exploit Database Over the past 6 years, we have been maintaining and updating the Exploit Database on a daily basis, which now boasts over 35,000 exploits. While we constantly work on improving our back-end and entry quality. Over the years there haven’t really been any updates...
Read More
Offensive Security Projects
Kali Linux by Offensive Security
Offensive Security, we Try Harder!
Kali Net Hunter by Offensive Security
Exploit Database by Offensive Security