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Using Python for Network Penetration

In this course, we will explore the uses of Python in penetration testing and attacking.

    Syllabus

  • Preparing for a Wi-Fi Attack: How to Change Your MAC Address and Other Preventative Measures Video — 00:05:04
    • How to change your MAC address and other preventative measures.

  • IP and DNS Video — 00:03:43
  • Building a Windows Domain Controller and Installing Active Directory Video — 00:49:05
    • A Windows domain controller is a prize to be hacked, but you must learn how to build it before you can break it.

  • Using the Socket Module for Creating Servers and Clients Video — 00:52:54
    • Learn how to use the socket object to connect simple clients and servers, then understand how sockets are used with reverse shells.

  • Python and Bypassing Antivirus Video — 00:14:57
    • In this lesson, we will conduct a hands-on exercise and create a proof of concept.

  • Exploit It: Using Python for Privilege Escalation on a Domain Controller Video — 00:26:16
    • Using Impacket to attack various Windows protocols, and using Python to exploit a domain controller.

  • How to Create a Python HTTP Banner Grabber and Port Scanner Video — 01:09:09
    • Learn how Python can be used to create and use a banner grabber and a port scanner.

  • Resources
  • Automate Reconnaissance and use OSINT Video — 00:37:50
    • Using Python to attack computer networks: reconnaissance and Auto Recon.

Syllabus

Course description

Explore the details of testing with Python. In this course, you’ll look at reconnaissance, reverse shells, exploiting Windows domain controllers, using Impacket to attack protocols, cracking hashed passwords 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.

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