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Ethical Hacking for Beginners [Video]

By : Gary Dewey
Book Image

Ethical Hacking for Beginners [Video]

By: Gary Dewey

Overview of this book

<p><span id="description" class="sugar_field">This video course provides a good starting point from which to learn ethical hacking and identify threats and vulnerabilities to secure your IT environment.</span></p> <p><span id="description" class="sugar_field">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.</span></p> <h2><span class="sugar_field">Style and Approach</span></h2> <p><span class="sugar_field"><span id="trade_selling_points_c" class="sugar_field">A real-world scenario based video course that takes a gradual learning curve, building up your knowledge about security, right from scratch.</span></span></p>
Table of Contents (3 chapters)
Chapter 2
Reconnaissance and Scanning
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Section 2
Working with NMap
Our aim in this video is to understand what NMap is and how we will be working with it. - Understand the 3-way TCP handshake - Talk about ports, switches, and options - Use the commands we learnt in demo scenarios