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Advanced Penetration Testing

By : Wil Allsopp
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Advanced Penetration Testing

By: Wil Allsopp

Overview of this book

Today's threats are organized, professionally-run, and very much for-profit. Advanced Penetration Testing?goes beyond Kali Linux and Metasploit and to provide you advanced pen testing for high security networks. This book integrates social engineering, programming, and vulnerability exploits into a multidisciplinary approach for targeting and compromising high security environments. From discovering and creating attack vectors, and moving unseen through a target enterprise, to establishing command and exfiltrating data—even from organizations without a direct Internet connection—this guide contains the crucial techniques that provide a more accurate picture of your system's defense. Custom coding examples use VBA, Windows Scripting Host, C, Java, JavaScript, Flash, and more, with coverage of standard library applications and the use of scanning tools to bypass common defensive measures. By the end of this book, you’ll be in a position to detect threats and defend your high security network.
Table of Contents (13 chapters)
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Approved Mobile Devices

There is only one smartphone and one tablet that are approved for use in North Korea—both can be used to access the Kwangmyong walled-garden Intranet. It is, of course, claimed that these were developed locally under the guidance of the Dear Leader and accompanied by the inevitable pictures of him inspecting the “factories” where they are made. In actuality, both devices are manufactured in China and rebadged locally with the nauseating patriotic imagery you should now be familiar with.

The Arirang (image) (named after the semi-official national anthem of North Korea) is the only smartphone approved for use within DPRK. Despite claims that it is pure North Korean technology, it is a rebranded Chinese Uniscope U1201 running version 4.2.1 (at time of writing) of the Android operating system that has been modified to be as oppressive as the Red Star operating system. Needless to say, there is no Internet access.

There is also an “official”...