Kali Linux 101

Your guide to getting started with Kali Linux 101 and the exciting world of penetration testing!
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  • Lectures 24
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 12/2015 English

Course Description

Kali is a penetration testing Linux distribution created by the Offensive Security. It holds a repository of multiple tools for security related engineers including hacking wireless networks, web applications, databases, Reverse engineering, password crackers, and much more! So as you can see, Kali is a versatile and powerful tool for anyone looking to do any cyber security related work.

As indicated by the ‘101’ in the course title, this course is a beginner’s guide to getting started in Kali…to get your feet wet. The course is broken down into 3 sections; Getting started, Basic Configuration, and Tools overview. We first give you an overview of Kali and its use cases then offer a step-by-step walkthrough of installing Kali using VMware. Next we teach you some important configuration setting in the distribution including configuring your network and managing services in Kali. Knowing these procedures will help you setup the proper environments when using Kali and its tools. Finally we go over the top available in Kali and describe their top features and best use cases.

By the end of this course you will be able to have a fully functioning distribution Kali running on your machine. You will also have an understanding of the Linux environment and how to manage network and system services. Lastly you will have a basic overview of the top tools available in Kali.

What are the requirements?

  • Download and install VMware virtual machine which will be covered in a lecture
  • Basic Linux command prompts

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Setting up Kali Linux
  • Managing Services in Kali
  • Configuring Network Adapters in Kali
  • Overview of tools in Kali

What is the target audience?

  • This course is intended for newbies who are interested in learning more about penetration testing. This course isn't intended for learning advanced Kali tools lessons

What you get with this course?

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Curriculum

Section 1: Getting Started with Kali Linux
02:22

In this lesson we'll introduce you to Kali and it's use cases. By the end of the lecture you will be able to find where to download Kali and the different options you have for running it.

03:23

In this lesson you'll get guided through the Kali install process on VMware.

03:54

In this lesson you'll learn important network settings to help you setup the proper penetration testing enviorment.

02:23

In this lesson we will teach you the first thing to do when you've successfully booted Kali...Change the default password!

03:39

In this lesson you'll learn some handy tricks to best work in the VMware and your host enviorment.

Section 2: Configuring Kali Linux
01:38

In this lesson we'll teach you how to change the host name via the terminal.

01:21

In this lesson we'll show you how to request your IP Address.

03:25

In this lesson you'll learn how to ping your IP address and troubleshoot a DNS Resolution

02:29

In this lesson you'll learn some of the services that run behind Kali Linux which are Apache, SSH, and MySQL

03:08

In this lesson you'll learn how to manage Apache inside of Kali

01:48

In this lesson you'll learn how to manage SSH inside of Kali

04:26

In this lesson you'll learn how to manage MySQL inside of Kali.

Section 3: Tools Overview
03:47

This lesson introduces you to the various tools inside of Kali and their use cases

01:28

This lesson introduces you to the various tools inside of Kali and their use cases

01:35

This lesson introduces you to the various tools inside of Kali and their use cases

02:25

This lesson introduces you to the various tools inside of Kali and their use cases

02:19

This lesson introduces you to the various tools inside of Kali and their use cases

01:43

This lesson introduces you to the various tools inside of Kali and their use cases

00:49

This lesson introduces you to the various tools inside of Kali and their use cases

01:27

This lesson introduces you to the various tools inside of Kali and their use cases

02:19

This lesson introduces you to the various tools inside of Kali and their use cases

04:01

This lesson introduces you to the various tools inside of Kali and their use cases

Section 4: BONUS SECTION
16:22

Watch how our instructors Timber Wolfe and Bally Kehal crack a WEP based password on a wireless device.

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