Cyber Threat Hunting Project

Practice your Cyber Threat Hunting skills with this project.

2 hours, 34 minutes

Project Description

Use your cyber threat hunting skills to identify network traffic patterns for anomalies and investigate malware. You'll use Wireshark to examine packet capture files for potential red flags, including executable file downloads and IP conversations that indicate malicious activity. Then you'll attempt to piece together the threat using the skills taught in the Cyber Threat Hunting Learning Path. Can you identify the malware?


Cyber Threat Hunting Challenge Answers

File - 00:10:00

Check your work on the Threat Hunting project.
Cyber Threat Hunting Challenges

File - 00:10:00

Description of challenges you need to complete as part of this project.
Traffic Analysis Exercise

File - 02:00:00

Files you will need to complete the project.
Cyber Threat Hunting Hints

Video - 00:03:00

This video provides useful hints to help you solve the project challenges.
Cyber Threat Hunting Project Walkthrough

Video - 00:11:00

This video walks you through the project, explaining what needs to be done in each of the challenges.

Plans & pricing

Infosec Skills Personal

$299 / year

  • 190+ role-guided learning paths (e.g., Ethical Hacking, Threat Hunting)
  • 100s of hands-on labs in cloud-hosted cyber ranges
  • Custom certification practice exams (e.g., CISSP, Security+)
  • Skill assessments
  • Infosec peer community support

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  • 190+ role-guided learning paths and assessments (e.g., Incident Response)
  • 100s of hands-on labs in cloud-hosted cyber ranges
  • Create and assign custom learning paths
  • Custom certification practice exams (e.g., CISSP, CISA)
  • Optional upgrade: Guarantee team certification with live boot camps

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