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The Basics of Hacking and Penetration Testing, 2nd Edition, serves as an advent to the steps required to complete a penetration check or perform an moral hack from start to end. The book teaches students exactly how to appropriately utilize and interpret the outcomes of the modern hacking tools compelled to finish a penetration test. It gives a straightforward and clean explanation of how to successfully utilize this tools, along with a four-step methodology because that conducting a penetration check or hack, therefore equipping students through the know-how forced to jump start their careers and gain a much better understanding of offensive security.

Each chapter has hands-on examples and also exercises that room designed come teach learners how to analyze results and also utilize those results in later phases. Tool coverage includes: Backtrack Linux, Google reconnaissance, MetaGooFil, dig, Nmap, Nessus, Metasploit, rapid Track Autopwn, Netcat, and Hacker Defender rootkit. This is complemented by PowerPoint slides for use in class.

This publication is an ideal source for defense consultants, start InfoSec professionals, and also students.

Each chapter has hands-on examples and also exercises that space designed to teach you just how to interpret the results and also utilize those results in later on phases.Written by an author who functions in the field as a Penetration Tester and who teaches attack Security, Penetration Testing, and also Ethical Hacking, and also Exploitation classes in ~ Dakota State University.Utilizes the Kali Linux distribution and focuses ~ above the seminal tools compelled to complete a penetration test.

Table the contents

Acknowledgments introduction thing 1. What is Penetration Testing? chapter 2. Enlightenment chapter 3. Scanning thing 4. Exploitation chapter 5. Social engineering chapter 6. Web-Based Exploitation thing 7. Write-up Exploitation and also Maintaining accessibility with Backdoors, Rootkits, and also Meterpreter thing 8. Wrapping Up the Penetration check

Product information

Title: The Basics the Hacking and Penetration Testing, 2nd Edition Author(s): Patrick Engebretson relax date: June 2013 Publisher(s): Syngress ISBN: 9780124116412


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