Privilege Escalation

Course eight is an in-depth look at the process of privilege escalation.

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Course description

A virtual machine named Kioptrix 4 will be used to demonstrate the process of privilege escalation. You’ll walk through a hands-on exercise to learn what is going on and how the process works.

Course syllabus

Privilege EscalationDuration: 17:49

This video covers privilege escalation.

Privilege Escalation - GitDuration: 1:18

This video covers privilege escalation with Git.

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Chris Bingham

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Chris Bingham is an autodidact, life-long learner, ethical hacker and founder of two cybersecurity 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.

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