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By Georgia Weidman

Penetration testers simulate cyber assaults to discover safeguard weaknesses in networks, working platforms, and purposes. info safety specialists all over the world use penetration concepts to judge firm defenses.

In Penetration Testing, defense specialist, researcher, and coach Georgia Weidman introduces you to the center abilities and strategies that each pentester wishes. utilizing a digital machine-based lab that comes with Kali Linux and weak working structures, you are going to run via a sequence of useful classes with instruments like Wireshark, Nmap, and Burp Suite. As you stick to in addition to the labs and release assaults, you are going to adventure the main phases of a precise evaluation - together with details collecting, discovering exploitable vulnerabilities, having access to platforms, publish exploitation, and more.

Learn how to:

  • Crack passwords and instant community keys with brute-forcing and wordlists
  • Test internet functions for vulnerabilities
  • Use the Metasploit Framework to release exploits and write your personal Metasploit modules
  • Automate social-engineering attacks
  • Bypass antivirus software
  • Turn entry to 1 computing device into overall regulate of the company within the put up exploitation phase

You'll even discover writing your personal exploits. Then it truly is directly to cellular hacking - Weidman's specific sector of analysis - along with her software, the telephone Pentest Framework.

With its selection of hands-on classes that disguise key instruments and techniques, Penetration Testing is the advent that each aspiring hacker needs.

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