Hands-On Network Forensics

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By Nipun Jaswal
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    Section 1: Obtaining the Evidence

About this book

Network forensics is a subset of digital forensics that deals with network attacks and their investigation. In the era of network attacks and malware threat, it’s now more important than ever to have skills to investigate network attacks and vulnerabilities.

Hands-On Network Forensics starts with the core concepts within network forensics, including coding, networking, forensics tools, and methodologies for forensic investigations. You’ll then explore the tools used for network forensics, followed by understanding how to apply those tools to a PCAP file and write the accompanying report. In addition to this, you will understand how statistical flow analysis, network enumeration, tunneling and encryption, and malware detection can be used to investigate your network. Towards the end of this book, you will discover how network correlation works and how to bring all the information from different types of network devices together.

By the end of this book, you will have gained hands-on experience of performing forensics analysis tasks.

Publication date:
March 2019
Publisher
Packt
Pages
358
ISBN
9781789344523

 

Section 1: Obtaining the Evidence

This section focuses on the basics of network forensics while covering essential concepts, tools, and techniques involved in executing a network forensic investigation.

The following chapters will be covered in this section:

  • Chapter 1, Introducing Network Forensics
  • Chapter 2, Technical Concepts and Acquiring Evidence

About the Author

  • Nipun Jaswal

    Nipun Jaswal is an international cybersecurity author and an award-winning IT security researcher with more than a decade of experience in penetration testing, Red Team assessments, vulnerability research, RF, and wireless hacking. He is presently the Director of Cybersecurity Practices at BDO India. Nipun has trained and worked with multiple law enforcement agencies on vulnerability research and exploit development. He has also authored numerous articles and exploits that can be found on popular security databases, such as PacketStorm and exploit-db. Please feel free to contact him at @nipunjaswal.

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Just started to read, good so far
Very informative ebook that takes you through hands-on activities
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