Learn Kali Linux 2018

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Learn
  • Learn about Basics of Ethical Hacking
  • Install-Kali Linux a Penetration Testing Operating System
  • Perform Wireless Network Penetration Testing
  • Understand Web Application Penetration Testing
  • Determine Social Engineering Penetration Testing
  • Crack WEP/WPA/WPA2 encryptions using various methods
About

With the current buzz of hacking and security breaches displays how important it has become to pentest your environment, ensuring end point protection.

This book will take you through the most latest version of Kali Linux and will help you leverage various tools and techniques to efficiently deal with crucial security aspects.

With the help of real-world scenarios this practical guide will take you from setting up a lab to moving into core penetration testing concepts, covering various important security assessment tools bundled in Kali Linux. Through the course of this book you will learn from gathering sensitive information to vulnerability assessments tools and more. You will also get to grips with concepts such as social engineering, attacking wireless networks, exploitation of web applications and remote access connections. Later, you will focus on bypassing the controls, attacking the end user and maintaining persistence access through social media. Lastly, you will also learn some best practices of performing complex penetration testing techniques on highly secured environment.

By the end of this book. you will be well-versed with finding vulnerabilities and keeping your system intact leveraging simple to complex penetration testing techniques.

Features
  • Learn to use Linux commands like ethical hackers to gain control of your environment.
  • Get to grips with security concepts like social engineering, wireless network exploitation, web application attacks and more.
  • A practical guide to getting you up and running with Kali Linux from scratch.
Page Count 601
Course Length 18 hours 1 minutes
ISBN 9781789611809
Date Of Publication 29 Sep 2019

Authors

Glen D. Singh

Glen D. Singh is a cyber security instructor, consultant, entrepreneur, and public speaker. He has been conducting multiple training exercises in offensive security, digital forensics, network security, enterprise networking, and IT service management on an annual basis. He also holds various information security certifications, including the EC-Council's Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI), Cisco's CCNA Security, and CCNA Cyber Ops, as well as many others, in the field of network security. Glen has been recognized for his passion and expertise by both public and private sector organizations at home, in Trinidad and Tobago, and abroad.

Joshua Crumbaugh

Joshua Crumbaugh is the founder of PeopleSec and experienced penetration tester with an impressive background performing high end security assessments against high profile targets. He is also an expert social engineer who has talked his way into bank vaults, fortune 500 data centers, corporate offices, restricted areas of casinos and more. His experiences highlighted a significant need for a better ""human solution"" -- This led him to a passion in social engineering and better understanding ways to stop social engineering attacks