Chapter 15

Techniques Used by Attackers

Chapter Objectives

After reading this chapter and completing the exercises, you will be able to do the following:

images Understand the basic techniques used by hackers.

images Be able to formulate strategies to defend against common attacks.

images Understand how to use some hacking tools.


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