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Instant Penetration Testing: Setting Up a Test Lab How-to

Vyacheslav Fadyushin

Set up your own penetration testing lab, using practical and precise recipes
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Book Details

ISBN 139781849694124
Paperback88 pages

About This Book

  • Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results.
  • A concise and clear explanation of penetration testing, and how you can benefit from it
  • Understand the architectural underpinnings of your penetration test lab
  • Learn how to set up your lab to be used in many different scenarios

Who This Book Is For

"Instant Penetration Testing: Setting Up a Test Lab How-to" is written for beginners to penetration testing, and will guide you in avoiding the common mistakes that people new to penetration testing make.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Instant Penetration Testing: Setting Up a Test Lab How-to
Understanding penetration testing (Must know)
Planning the lab environment (Should know)
Setting up the network security lab (Must know)
Setting up a web app lab (Should know)
Setting up a Wi-Fi lab (Become an expert)
Reviewing online lab portals (Become an expert)

What You Will Learn

  • Set up a lab for practising overall penetration testing
  • Set up a lab for practising web application penetration testing
  • Set up a lab for practising Wi-Fi penetration testing
  • Where to look for further information, as well as online practise
  • What penetration testing is, and how it can be useful to you
  • Understand and implement penetration testing lab architecture

In Detail

Penetration testing is notoriously difficult to execute. With many different real-world scenarios to consider, and an ever growing number software and hardware to manage, testers need to be highly qualified in many fields. A controlled lab environment is crucial to the success of penetration testing and testers.

"Instant Penetration Testing : Setting Up a Test Lab How-to" is a practical guide which will help you get started building your first penetration lab, by helping you understand and implement your lab architecture.

This book starts with a penetration testing overview and then shows the reader, through a step-by-step approach, the ways in which to set up three different types of lab.

The book will then teach you how to set up labs for practising a variety of general and target-specific penetration testing techniques.

"Instant Penetration Testing: Setting Up a Test Lab How-to" will provide you with all the information you need for setting up your own hacking playgrounds, helping you to sharpen your penetration testing skills.


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