Post-Exploitation Techniques


  • Deep Target Penetration Video — 00:06:24
  • Additional Payloads Lab — 00:24:00
    • Explore Metasploit payload options as you practice in the Penetration Testing Cyber Range.

  • Evasion Techniques Video — 00:08:38
  • Using Ncat As A Trojan Lab — 00:13:00
    • Discover how to maintain access to compromised system with Ncat as you practice in the Penetration Testing Cyber Range.

  • Malware Analysis Video — 00:04:32
  • Sniffing Lab — 00:18:00
    • Discover why few things are better than having raw access to network traffic as you practice in the Penetration Testing Cyber Range.

  • Covert Channels Video — 00:07:55
  • Covert Channels/Evasion Lab — 00:25:00
    • Learn about using encryption for covert communications and IDS evasion as you practice in the Penetration Testing Cyber Range.

  • Rootkits Video — 00:03:02
  • Malware Video — 00:13:11


Course description

You’ve exploited a system. Now what? Six videos take you through the fundamentals of post-exploitation techniques, from malware and its uses (to be employed only when absolutely necessary) to malware analysis, rootkits, evasion techniques, covert channels and exfiltrating stored data from an exploited system. Learn about multipartite, stealth, polymorphic and encrypted malware, next-generation attacks, and how to avoid IDS (Intrusion Detection System) and IPS (Intrusion Prevention System).

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