Network discovery and recon Course

Take this very deep dive in the world's most-used discovery and port scanner: Nmap.

1 hour, 38 minutes

Course description

This course takes you under the hood of Nmap. You'll also learn network discovery concepts, as well as being stealthy while doing port scanning. Jump right in to see real-world demonstrations of Nmap.


Scripting and automation with Nmap

Video - 00:17:00

A look at scripting and automation.
Stealthy scanning techniques

Video - 00:11:00

Exploring Nmap scanning techniques.
Deeper dive into advanced flags and advanced usage

Video - 00:15:00

Diving deeper into Nmap and advanced usages.
Nmap under the hood: How it works

Video - 00:21:00

Exploring how Nmap works.
Basic Nmap usage and data manipulation

Video - 00:25:00

An introduction to Nmap.
AI prompting for Nmap

Video - 00:10:00

This is a deep dive into using Generative AI to rapidly improve your mastery of Nmap and other tools. We show you how to prompt engineer for the most powerful nmap features and capabilities.

Meet the author

Keatron Evans

Keatron is a highly experienced cybersecurity expert and VP of Portfolio and Product Strategy at Infosec with a wealth of expertise. Keatron is a respected author, instructor and speaker who holds numerous cybersecurity certifications and regularly contributes as a subject matter expert for major media outlets.

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