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Hands-On Ethical Hacking and Network Defense by James E. Corley, Kent Backman, Michael T. Simpson

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CHAPTER 8DESKTOP AND SERVER OS VULNERABILITIES

After reading this chapter and completing the activities, you will be able to:

Image Describe vulnerabilities of the Windows and Linux operating systems

Image Identify specific vulnerabilities and explain ways to fix them

Image Explain techniques to harden systems against Windows and Linux vulnerabilities

In Chapter 6, you learned how to enumerate systems to discover open ports that can be used to access data and resources. ...

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