Ethical Hacking for Beginners

Video description

Hack your way to a secure and threat-free environment using best-in-class tools and techniques.

About This Video

  • Beginner-friendly course that gradually introduces the reader to important concepts and uses hands-on examples

  • Make use of tools on the likes of Kali Linux, Metasploit, and Wireshark

  • In Detail

    This video course provides a good starting point from which to learn ethical hacking and identify threats and vulnerabilities to secure your IT environment.

    We'll begin by introducing you to the best tools around; these are essential to get you started with penetration testing. Next, we'll introduce you to a basic hacking technique: reconnaissance. You'll get hands-on experience working with Metasploit and testing the effectiveness of different defenses. Next, you'll learn about sniffing and how effective the Man-in-the-Middle attack can be. We'll take you through a coffee shop scenario to further your understanding. You'll get the hang of bypassing different defenses, then learn how hackers use networks to gain access to different systems.

    Product information

    • Title: Ethical Hacking for Beginners
    • Author(s): Gary Dewey
    • Release date: July 2017
    • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
    • ISBN: 9781786466075