Pentest Demonstration: Appetizer for the Beginner

This course is a walkthrough of a typical penetration test. We wanted to end the course with a peek into the real world of a cybersecurity job role. Penetration testing is one of the expertise areas of this instructor.

1 video  //  25 minutes of training

Course description

In this course, we will take you through all five phases of a penetration test. You will see the command line in action, Nmap in action, exploitation tools, other recon tools, track covering, malware and several other things. These topics are layered together to illustrate what a technical role in penetration testing might look like from a day-to-day job perspective. This is the final course in this path.

Course syllabus

Pentest Demonstration: Appetizer for the BeginnerDuration: 25:08

A technical walkthrough of a penetration test

Meet the author

Keatron Evans

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Keatron Evans is regularly engaged in training, consulting, penetration testing and incident response for government, Fortune 50 and small businesses. In addition to being the lead author of the best selling book, "Chained Exploits: Advanced Hacking Attacks from Start to Finish", you will see Keatron on major news outlets such as CNN, Fox News and others on a regular basis as a featured analyst concerning cybersecurity events and issues.

For years, Keatron has worked regularly as both an employee and consultant for several intelligence community organizations on breaches and offensive cybersecurity and attack development. Keatron also provides world class training for the top training organizations in the industry, including Infosec Skills live boot camps and on-demand training.

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