Python for Pentesters Project

Test your understanding of Python for pentesting in this project consisting of 5 challenges.

44 minutes

Project Description

In this project, you will complete five challenges. Create an email sender, create a buffer overflow exploit, write commands to conduct a Wi-Fi attack, start a new web scraping project, and write a line of smtp code.


Project Solutions

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This file shares the project solutions so you can check your work.
Project Challenges

File - 00:10:00

This document describes the five challenges for this project.
Project Hints

Video - 00:03:00

This video walks you through how to solve the project challenges.
Project Walkthrough

Video - 00:20:00

This video walks you through the challenges.

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