Course

Introduction to Linux, Bash and Python with Basics of the Bourne Again Shell

This course is your introduction to Linux, Bash and Python and the basics of the Bourne Again shell.

    Syllabus

  • If Then, Part 2 Video — 00:05:39
    • A continued look at if then in Python.

  • Strings and Variables Video — 00:15:42
    • This video covers strings and variables.

  • Generating Passwords, Part 1 Video — 00:02:11
    • This video introduces how to generate a password.

  • For Loops, Part 4 Video — 00:04:05
    • This video concludes the exploration of For Loops.

  • For Loops, Part 2 Video — 00:03:20
    • A closer look at For Loops.

  • Elif Ladder Video — 00:13:42
    • This video covers the elif ladder.

  • If Else Elif, Part 1 Video — 00:04:22
    • This video introduces if else commands.

  • For Loop Demonstration, continued Video — 00:10:50
    • A further demonstration of For Loops in Python.

  • Grep Video — 00:10:33
    • What is Grep? And what does it do?

  • If Else Elif Video — 00:16:55
    • Take a look at if else elif in Python.

  • Commands in Bash Video — 00:00:13
    • What we’ll learn in this course.

  • If Then, Part 1 Video — 00:10:46
    • This video covers if then in Python.

  • Generating Passwords, Part 2 Video — 00:03:18
    • A continuation of how to generate passwords.

  • While Loops Video — 00:10:22
    • This video offers an introduction and explanation of a While Loop.

  • For Loops, Part 3 Video — 00:02:33
    • Further explorations of For Loops.

  • For Loops, Part 1 Video — 00:03:06
    • This video is an introduction of a For Loop.

  • If Else Elif, Part 2 Video — 00:06:18
    • A continuation of if else elif commands.

  • Introduction and Demonstration of While Loops Video — 00:14:30
    • An introduction and demonstration of While Loops in Python.

  • Symbols and Characters Video — 00:11:32
    • This video covers symbols and characters.

  • Introduction and Demonstration of For Loops Video — 00:08:08
    • An introduction and demonstration of For Loops in Python.

  • Basic Linux Commands Video — 00:20:21
    • Learn basic Linux commands.

Syllabus

Course description

In this course, you’ll get to grips with tools and environment. This will be an introduction to essential Linux commands, the basics of Bash scripting and Python. We will dig into code strings, variables, conditional statements, functions and more.

Meet the author

Chris Bingham is an autodidact, life-long learner, ethical hacker and founder of two cyber security organizations: InfoSec GSO and BSides Triad. Along with his colleagues, he leads hands-on offensive security-style workshops and training. His experience and skills range from Linux, Windows and Mac operating systems to buffer overflow development, Burp Suite, and hacking Windows Domain Controller and Active Directory.

Chris hopes you enjoy taking his courses as much as he enjoyed making them.

You're in good company

CY

We use Infosec Skills to provide continuous training to our technicians and to prepare them for various certifications. Infosec Skills allows us to create personalized training programs that focus on each of our technicians’ particular roles and see their progress as they take courses. We also, recommend it to clients to make their IT support teams better.

Caleb Yankus

DS

This has been utilized to bridge the skills gap across our cyber team and to aid them as they prepare for their various certifications. It also has provided a nice learning foundation for our various cyber team members to utilize as we continue to find ways for cross-utilization with operations while minimizing the downtime needed to ensure everyone’s knowledge is the same.

Daniel Simpson

IS

We use Infosec Skills to provide base level knowledge for employees. We also use the services to provide in depth learning for employees as they encounter new technologies. If an employee is is assigned to a new project, we can rely on Infosec Skills to provide a rapid concentrated learning environment. This rapid concentrated learning positions our employees for success.

Infosec Skills Teams client

Plans & pricing

  • Infosec Skills Personal

    $299 / year

    • 190+ role-guided learning paths (e.g., Ethical Hacking, Threat Hunting)
    • 100s of hands-on labs in cloud-hosted cyber ranges
    • Custom certification practice exams (e.g., CISSP, Security+)
    • Skill assessments
    • Infosec peer community support
  • Infosec Skills Teams

    $799 per license / year

    • Team administration and reporting
    • Dedicated client success manager
    • Single sign-on (SSO)
      Easily authenticate and manage your learners by connecting to any identity provider that supports the SAML 2.0 standard.
    • Integrations via API
      Retrieve training performance and engagement metrics and integrate learner data into your existing LMS or HRS.
    • 190+ role-guided learning paths and assessments (e.g., Incident Response)
    • 100s of hands-on labs in cloud-hosted cyber ranges
    • Create and assign custom learning paths
    • Custom certification practice exams (e.g., CISSP, CISA)
    • Optional upgrade: Guarantee team certification with live boot camps

Unlock 7 days of free training

  • 1,400+ hands-on courses and labs
  • Certification practice exams
  • Skill assessments

Award-winning training that you can trust

Comprehensive Cybersecurity Training - Infosec Skills
Cybersecurity Education and Training Gold Award - Infosec IQ
Top Rated Award - Infosec Skills
2021 G2 Summer - Leader - Tech Skills Dev, Online Course, eLearning Content
Top 20 Company - Online Learning Library