The Basics of Hacking and Penetration Testing PDF ePub eBook

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The Basics of Hacking and Penetration Testing free pdf "The Basics of Hacking and Penetration Testing" serves as an introduction to the steps required to complete a penetration test or perform an ethical hack. You learn how to properly utilize and interpret the results of modern day hacking tools- which are required to complete a penetration test. Tool coverage will include, Backtrack Linux, Google, Whois, Nmap, Nessus, Metasploit, Netcat, Netbus, and more. A simple and clean explanation of how to utilize these tools will allow you to gain a solid understanding of each of the four phases and prepare them to take on more in-depth texts and topics. This book includes the use of a single example (pen test target) all the way through the book which allows you to clearly see how the tools and phases relate. Each chapter contains hands-on examples teach you how to interpret the results and utilize those results in later phases. Written by an author who has practical experience as a Penetration Tester and who has taught 'Introduction to Penetration Testing' for 5 years, this title utilizes Backtrack Linux distribution and the 'core' tools required to complete a penetration test.

About Patrick Engebretson

Dr. Patrick Engebretson obtained his Doctor of Science degree with a specialization in Information Security from Dakota State University. He currently serves as an Assistant Professor of Information Assurance and also works as a Senior Penetration Tester for security firm in the Midwest.

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Author : Patrick Engebretson
Publisher : Syngress Media,U.S.
Data Published : 12 September 2011
ISBN : 1597496553
EAN : 9781597496551
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 192 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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