System Hacking

Learn the tools and practices hackers use to better protect your system against attacks
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  • Lectures 16
  • Contents Video: 1 hour
    Other: 0 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 1/2015 English

Course Description

Ensure that you know everything involved in securing a Windows system against attack. During this course you’ll get into Windows passwords — how they’re created, how they’re stored, and different methods used to crack them. You’ll discover different methods used for guessing passwords and breaking the different security methods used within the Windows operating system. You’ll find discussions on responding to privilege escalation. You’ll also spend some time going through a couple of scenarios demonstrating how to use key defense tools. Overall, the topics explored here will teach you how to increase security on your Windows machines, as well as show you required procedures and tools to prepare for different certification exams from EC-Council, CompTIA, Linux, and CISSP.

What are the requirements?

  • No prerequisites for this course - A computer with Internet

What am I going to get from this course?

  • This course is primarily focused on the Windows operating system and how to understand and prevent hackers from gaining access to our systems and stealing sensitive company information.
  • Our goal here is to help you understand how the hacker breaks into your system, so that you can attempt to stay ahead of those threats.

What is the target audience?

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

What you get with this course?

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Curriculum

Section 1: Pre-Assessment
Pre-Assessment
7 questions
Section 2: Windows Hacking
Introduction
Preview
01:48
Section 3: Password Attacks
Types of Password Attacks
Preview
02:29
Password Guessing
Preview
03:38
Password Hashing and Encryption
Preview
10:35
Password Cracking Technique
25:42
Privilege Escalation
01:13
Countermeasures
05:11
Knowledge Check
00:44
Chapter 1 Quiz
3 questions
Section 4: Alternate Data Streams
Hiding Files with NTFS
02:55
Knowledge Check
00:49
Section 5: Steganography
Steganography and Its Uses
05:37
Knowledge Check
00:33
Chapter 2 & 3 Quiz
4 questions
Section 6: Rootkits
Understanding Rootkits
03:36
Knowledge Check
00:31
Section 7: Course Summary
Summary
01:54
Section 8: Final
Final
30 questions
Supplemental Materials
Article

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Instructor Biography

LearnSmart LLC, Smarter Training. Never Open a Textbook Again.

LearnSmart has served the learning community with high-quality professional skills and IT certification training since 1997. In that time, the company has helped thousands earn career-related certifications from respected vendors, such as Project Management Institute (PMI)®, Cisco, Microsoft, CompTIA, Oracle, and EC-Council. LearnSmart offers over 1,000 courses covering IT, project management, administrative, HR, and workplace safety topics. With a rapidly growing clientele of individuals and corporations, LearnSmart serves a broad range of Fortune 500 companies to universities, as well as government institutions and the armed forces.

LearnSmart is able to meet diverse career and learning needs through its extensive selection of training. LearnSmart uses industry experts to give learners the most up-to-date content in a video format as well as training resources including; reference tools, pretests, study guides and labs. For more information about how we can help pinpoint and solve your individual or multi-user training challenges.

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