Penetration Testing Fundamentals: A Beginner's Guide
What you'll learn
- Use virtualization as it applies to penetration testing.
- Discover, scan, and exploit network vulnerabilities.
- Demonstrate the ability to perform an entry-level penetration test.
- Hack and secure wired networks
- Hack secure systems using client-side and social engineering attacks
- Create a virtual install of Kali Linux
- Learn linux fundamentals
- Complete Module 01 - Virtual Network Lab Build
- A laptop or desktop capable of running two simultaneous virtual installs in conjunction with their host operating system.
- Basic networking skills, IP addressing, familiarization with ports and services, configure a network adapter, use PING, IFCONFIG, IPCONFIG
- Reliable LAN or cable connection for Internet access.
- A host machine running Windows 7, 8.1 or 10 (preferred). MAC and Apple machines will work but a Windows host is preferred.
- A minimum of 4 GB of RAM (8 GB preferred)
- Basic computer fundamentals.
- Basic operating system fundamentals.
Welcome to the gateway of ethical hacking and cybersecurity with our course, "Penetration Testing Fundamentals: A Beginner's Guide."
About the Course:
Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey into the world of ethical hacking? This course is your stepping stone, tailored specifically for beginners, to dive headfirst into the realm of penetration testing. Get ready to acquire the essential knowledge and hands-on skills needed to identify vulnerabilities and secure systems.
What You'll Accomplish:
Gain a solid understanding of cybersecurity fundamentals.
Learn the art of ethical hacking and penetration testing.
Explore real-world scenarios with practical, hands-on exercises.
Master the use of essential tools and techniques.
Build a strong foundation for a career in cybersecurity.
Beginner-friendly content, no prior experience required.
Step-by-step guidance through hands-on exercises.
Expert instructors with a passion for cybersecurity.
Real-world simulations to reinforce your learning.
Lifetime access to course materials and updates.
Who Should Enroll:
Aspiring ethical hackers and cybersecurity enthusiasts.
IT professionals looking to expand their security skills.
Anyone interested in safeguarding digital assets against threats.
Individuals considering a career in cybersecurity.
Join the ranks of cybersecurity professionals by enrolling in "Penetration Testing Fundamentals: A Beginner's Guide." Arm yourself with the skills and knowledge needed to protect against cyber threats and secure digital landscapes.
Don't miss this opportunity to kickstart your journey into ethical hacking. Enroll in our course today and take your first step towards becoming a cybersecurity expert!
Uncover vulnerabilities, fortify defenses, and defend against cyberattacks. Start your cybersecurity adventure now!
Who this course is for:
- Anyone a wanting pure 100% hands-on learning experinece.
- Anyone wanting to learn the basics network penetration.
- Anyone wanting to apply basic hacking concepts.
- Anybody wanting to learn how hackers hack computer systems
- Anybody wanting to learn how to secure their systems from hackers
Prof. K comes to Udemy with a Master of Science in Cyber Security from UMUC (2015) and a Master of Science in Information Technology from Capella University (2007).
Professor K has worked in technology for over 20 years and has been an online instructor for 14 years. When not maintaining his own online published courses, Professor K works as a full and part-time faculty member teaching technology, cybersecurity, and digital forensics courses for several online universities and colleges.