Denial of Service

Learn about denial-of-service, the ways and means attackers use, and how you may gear yourself up to such attacks.
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  • Lectures 25
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 1/2015 English

Course Description

Become familiar with the following concepts: denial-of-service, distributed denial-of-service, and how the denial-of-service and distributed denial-of-service attacks take place. You will also see what botnets are and how they are used to attack your system or network. You will find explanations on the tools that are used to attack, and how you can detect such attacks. You will be introduced to different countermeasures, so that you can plan, prepare, and establish the relevant countermeasures to protect your organization. You will also learn how DoS and DDoS can be used in penetration testing. You will go through discussions on how to protect your organization from the distributed denial-of-service attacks and denial-of-service penetration testing. Altogether, these topics focus on deepening your understanding of security concepts and practices, so that you’re a more efficient network administrator. With the skills you gain here, you’re equipped to pursue a number of security certifications from CompTIA, EC-Council, and CEH.

What are the requirements?

  • No prerequisites for this course - A computer with Internet

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of denial-of-service attacks.
  • Understand the common tools that are used to attack, and how you can detect such attacks.
  • Gear up your organization to be prepared to face most, if not all, denial-of-service attacks.

What is the target audience?

  • This course is intended for individuals looking to expand their knowledge of different IT Security principals.

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Curriculum

Section 1: Pre-Assessment
Pre-Assessment
7 questions
Section 2: Denial-of-Service & Distributed Denial-of-Service
Introduction
Preview
02:28
2014 DDoS Attacks and Impact Report
Preview
04:30
DoS and Distributed DoS
Preview
04:43
Distributed DoS
03:12
DoS Impact
01:19
Distributed DoS Attack Symptoms
00:46
Section 3: Digital Attack Map
DEMO: Digital Attack Map
02:55
DoS, DDoS Attacks
07:00
Section 4: Botnets
Introduction to Botnets
02:19
Botnet Ecosystem
08:06
Botnet Propagation
02:07
Botnet Tools
02:01
Section 5: DoS/DDoS Attack Tools and Detection
DDoS Tools
00:42
DEMO: HOIC
01:26
DoS Attack Detection
00:57
Section 6: DoS/DDoS Countermeasures
Activity Profiling
00:58
Sequential Change-Point Detection
00:57
Wavelet Analysis
00:35
Section 7: DoS/DDoS in Penetration Testing
DoS, DDoS Countermeasures
08:11
Botnet Countermeasures
01:08
Advanced DoS, DDoS Protection Tools
03:02
DDoS in Penetration Testing
01:56
Advanced DDoS Protection Method
00:42
Summary
02:00
Section 8: Final Exam
Final Exam
5 questions
Supplemental Materials
Article

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