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Network Penetration Tester - Jump Up A Level In Your Career

You will learn hacking tools, methodologies and techniques. This is a both practical and theoretical step-by-step course
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What Will I Learn?
Understand and perform the basic steps in order to performa penetration testing of an infrastructure or other computers in the network
Be able to gather information about your target
You will learn how to find open ports your target
You will learn how to find vulnerabilities in your target infrastructure
Exploit found vulnerabilities
Sniff and analyze network traffic
You will learn how to exploit Windows and Linux Systems
Understand and perform attacks using Metasploit
Understand cryptography
Understand the difference between backdoors, viruses and worms. Learn the basics of how to analyse them
Hack wireless networks
Understand the penetration testing process
As a network administrator you will learn how to secure your network
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  • Basic IT skills
  • Basic knowledge of Linux and/or Windows
  • Understand basic computer networking

Learn now how to build your $120 000/year career as Ethical Hacker!

A job that can be done from home, coffee shop or remote island!

In order to protect yourself from hackers, you must think as one.

You will learn hacking tools, methodologies and techniques. This is a both practical and theatrical step-by-step course.

This training is based on a practical approach of day-by-day situations and it contain labs based on real environments. For the labs, target virtual machines are provided.

The course objective is to help you learn to master the (ethical) hacking techniques and methodology that are used in penetration systems. The course is designed for IT passionate, network and system engineers, security officers.

Below are the main topics, both theoretical and practical, of this course:

Chapter 1: Introduction to Ethical Hacking, Footprinting and Reconnaissance

Chapter 2: Scanning Networks, Enumeration and Vulnerabilities

Chapter 3: System Hacking

Chapter 4: Sniffing

Chapter 5: Metasploit

Chapter 6: Trojans, Backdoors, Viruses and Worms

Chapter 7: Cryptography

Chapter 8: Penetration testing on Wireless Networks

Chapter 9: Penetration Testing

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone who want to learn the ethical hacking and penetration testing process
  • Network and Security Engineers
  • IT students
  • Anyone who wants to start a career in it security field or as "ethical hacker"
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 36 Lectures Collapse All 36 Lectures 05:10:11
Introduction to Ethical Hacking. Footprinting and Reconnaissance
5 Lectures 38:34

About myself and this course

Preview 01:14

Introduction to Ethical Hacking. Footprinting and Reconnaissance

Demo - Information Gathering using Google Dorks and DNS Queris

Demo - Scanning and Enumeration

Do it yourself - Information Gathering Exercise
18 pages
Scanning Networks, Enumeration and Discovering Vulnearbilities
8 Lectures 38:08

Vulnerabilties Identification

Demo - Installing Nessus Scanner

Demo - Use Nessus to Discover Vulnerabilities

Demo - Using Nikto to discover Web Vulnerabilities

Demo - Using Paros for Vulnerability Discovery

Demo - Use Dirbuster to brute force sub-directories and filenames

Do it yourself - Scanning and enumeration, Vulnerability Discovery Exercise
8 pages
System Hacking and Vulnerability Exploitation
3 Lectures 24:49
System hacking - vulnerability exploitation


1 Lecture 15:00
6 Lectures 43:19

Demo - Exploiting FTP Server Vulnerability using Metasploit

Demo - Post Exploitation Example

Demo - Exploiting NFS Vulnerability and exporting SSH Keys to the Victim PC

Demo - Eploiting Samba Service on Linux using Metasploit

Do it yourself - Vulnerability Exploitation using Metasploit Exercise
24 pages
Trojans, Backdoors, Viruses and Worms
2 Lectures 14:14
Trojans and Backdoors

Computer viruses and worms
7 Lectures 32:55
Cryptography concepts

Cryptographic Algorithms

Cryptography and cryptanalysis tools. Cryptography attacks

Demo - Hack SSH passwords using Medusa

Hack the SSH Password using Hydra

Hack Linux Passwords using John the Ripper

Penetration Testing on Wireless Networks
3 Lectures 17:38
Penetration Testing on Wireless Networks

Do it yourself - WiFi Networks Security - practical approach
15 pages

Case Study – Windows Hosted Network Bug or Feature
Penetration Testing Overview. Final words
1 Lecture 05:34
About the Instructor
4.3 Average rating
238 Reviews
4,458 Students
7 Courses
Senior Information Security Consultant, IT Trainer

Senior Information Security Consultant

I work in the Internet security team, focused on ethical hacking - deliberately and purposefully challenging the IT security assumptions, strategies, and methods of protecting vital assets and information by emulating an adversary. Act as an effective participant in multidisciplinary security project team. -Scan and exploit for a wide variety of data center infrastructure and application vulnerabilities, following defined rules of engagement and attack scenarios (ethical hacking). Make recommendations on security weaknesses and report on activities and findings. - Perform Internet penetration testing (black box / white box testing) and code reviews (manual and automated) - Security lab fixed and virtual assets design for different LAN / WAN architectures - Use testing tools as NetBIOS scanning, network pinging and testing, packet crafting and analyzing, port scanning for vulnerability assessment - Perform analysis and testing to verify the strengths and weaknesses of - Web Applications and Web Services (SML, SOAP, WSDL, UDDI, etc.) - Perform analysis and testing to verify the strengths and weaknesses of a variety of operating systems, network devices, web applications, and security architectures - Assist with the development of remediation services for identified findings - Customize, operate, audit, and maintain security related tools and applications

IT Trainer

- Trainer for Web Application Hacking and Network Infrastructure Hacking - Training students for CCNA and CCNA Security Certification - Training NDG Linux Basics - Legal Main Contact - Curriculum Leader



- CREST CRT (Registered Penetration Tester)

- ISO 270001 Lead Auditor

- ECSA (EC-Council Certified Professional)

- CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker)

- CEI (Certified EC-Council Instructor)

- VMWare vSphere Install, Configure, Manage

- CCNA and CCNA Security

- CCNP Routing and CCNP Switching

- Advanced Linux&InfoSEC

- Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS/MCP 70-642): Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure, etc.

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