Course

Infosec Skills Challenge: August 2022

    Syllabus

  • Command Line Basics – User Accounts and Privileges Lab — 00:30:00
    • This lab focuses on creating and assigning users to groups as well as changing the privileges of said users and groups.

  • Command Line Basics – Port Scanning Lab — 00:30:00
    • This lab walks through some of the most basic port scans that every system administrator should know.

  • Command Line Basics – Remote Access (telnet vs. SSH) Lab — 00:30:00
    • This lab compares two commonly used methods of remote access — telnet and Secure Shell (SSH). You will go through steps of connecting to a remote host using both methods and demonstrate why SSH should be your preferred choice when there is a need for remote access.

Syllabus

Course description

Let’s get back to the basics … Command Line Basics! For your chance at this month’s bounty, you’ll need to complete fundamental system and network administration tasks using Command-Line Interface (CLI). Don’t forget to share your certificate of completion on LinkedIn and tag our @Infosec profile for your chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card, Infosec hoodie and a free year of on-demand training with Infosec Skills!

Meet the author

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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The instructor was very well versed in the material presented during the course and delivered it in an effective manner. The training environment was conducive to learning. The material provided for this course was adequate for accomplishing course objectives.

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