Pentesting Web Applications [Video]

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  • Scan web applications to look for security vulnerabilities
  • Take a detailed walk-through of Burpsuite and understand a few Burp tools
  • Get familiar with the Post-exploitation attacks on Windows and Linux to maintain access on the target
  • Create easy to follow reports with precise information and detailed findings
  • Assembling the pieces, take up a challenge in exploiting a real time network and see how everything connects

Penetration testing is not only about networks but also web applications.

Begin your journey by familiarizing yourself with the well-known tools to perform vulnerability assessment. Take a deep dive into understanding Metasploit Framework and learn how to maintain access on the target machine, when successfully exploited. Documentation is always essential and so is creating an effective report for submission to the customer. You will learn what to include in reports.

Finally, you will be all set to perform penetration testing in a real-time scenario, and will try to crack a challenge, summing up everything you have learnt so far and apply it in real-time.

Style and Approach

This course is a step by step guide to Pentesting web applications in real-time scenarios

  • Get acquainted in testing your web application.
  • Create effective reports for customers and maintain access on the target machine when successfully exploited
  • Perform penetration testing in a real-time scenario; trying to resolve a challenge
Course Length 1 hour 46 minutes
ISBN 9781788291101
Date Of Publication 28 Nov 2017


Tajinder Kalsi

Tajinder Kalsi is an innovative professional with more than 9 years' progressive experience within the information security industry. He has a good amount of knowledge and experience in web application testing, vulnerability assessment, network penetration testing, and risk assessment. At present, he is working as an information security consultant. He started his career with Wipro as a technical associate, and later on he became an ISMS consultant-cum-technical evangelist. In his free time, he conducts seminars in colleges all across India on various topics, in more than 125 colleges; he has spoken to 10,000+ students. Tajinder is a certified ISO 27001:2013 Auditor. Tajinder authored Practical Linux Security Cookbook published by Packt Publishing. He has also reviewed the following books: Web Application Penetration Testing with Kali Linux and Mastering Kali Linux for Advanced Penetration Testing. He has also authored three video courses with Packt: Getting Started with Pentensing, Finding and Exploiting Hidden Vulnerabilities, and Pentesting Web Applications. He is best described as dedicated, devoted, and determined and a person who strongly believes in making his dreams come true. He defines himself as a tireless worker, who loves to laugh and make others laugh. He is also very friendly and level-headed.