CBVA: Certified Banking Vulnerability Assessor


This course will guide you as you learn how to take security into your own hands with the ability to identify and remediate vulnerabilities at your institution.


  • Regulatory Overview and Vulnerability assessments
  • Vulnerability Assessment Tools
  • Perimeter network testing
  • Web application vulnerability testing
  • Introduction to packet capture and analysis
  • Remediation, reporting and action tracking
  • Cloud, remote access and VPN considerations


  • IT Manager, Network Administrator, IT Specialist

This course is self-paced with 10 weeks allowed to complete. Final exam is required to earn the certification.

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Online Certification
Start Date: 2023-12-19 12:00:00 UTC

CPE Credits

SBS 4.00

Learning Objectives

  • Gain a clear understanding of scanning tools available in the market.
  • Explore best practices for continuous vulnerability monitoring.
  • Find bugs to patch, security settings to fix, and software to remove on your systems.


Module 1: Regulatory Overview and Vulnerability Assessments
Module 2: Vulnerabiliy Assessment Tools
Module 3: Perimeter Network Testing
Module 4: Web Application Vulnerability Testing
Module 5: Introduction to Packet Capture and Analysis
Module 6: Remediation, Reporting and Action Tracking
Module 7: Cloud, Remote Access, and VPN Considerations
CBVA Final Exam

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Continue your cyber education by exploring the other courses available in the Technical Learning Path:

“I was fortunate enough to be involved in the first offering of the certification program and due to the program’s benefits, I continue to renew each year. Each year I learn something new and more innovative ways to grow the bank’s program. SBS has been a resource not only for their certification programs, but also as a security partner.”

- Rachel Losey, PA

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