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Covering Tracks

Get insight into how cybercriminals and ethical hackers cover their tracks by removing evidence and any traces of their intrusion.

3 videos  //  12 minutes of training

Course overview

You may have gotten in, but an ethical hacker still needs to be able to get out. This three-video course teaches the fundamentals of covering your tracks like a black hat, from evidence elimination and anti-forensics actions (removing traces of attacks, deleting and editing logs, preventing data recovery by wiping disk drives) to log tampering and anti-incident response. Includes definitions, tools and strategies for both Windows and Linux.

Course syllabus

Covering TracksDuration: 4:31

Log TamperingDuration: 3:18

Anti-ForensicsDuration: 3:55

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Infosec

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At Infosec, we believe knowledge is the most powerful tool in the fight against cybercrime. We help IT and security professionals advance their careers with a full regimen of certification and skills training. We also empower all employees with security awareness training to stay cybersecure at work and home. Driven by smart people wanting to do good, Infosec educates entire organizations on how to defend themselves from cybercrime. That’s what we do every day — equipping everyone with the latest security skills so the good guys win.

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