Hands on Hacking: Become an Expert at Next Gen Penetration Testing and Purple Teaming

October 31, 2020
Hands on Hacking: Become an Expert at Next Gen Penetration Testing and Purple Teaming

A fast, hands-on introduction to offensive hackingtechniquesHands-On Hacking teaches readers to see through theeyes of their adversary and apply hacking techniques to betterunderstand real-world risks to computer networks and data. Readerswill benefit from the author's years of experience in the fieldhacking into computer networks and ultimately training others inthe art of cyber-attacks. This book holds no punches and explainsthe tools, tactics and procedures used by ethical hackers andcriminal crackers alike.We will take you on a journey through a hacker's perspectivewhen focused on the computer infrastructure of a target company,exploring how to access the servers and data. Once the informationgathering stage is complete, you'll look for flaws and their knownexploits--including tools developed by real-world governmentfinanced state-actors.An introduction to the same hacking techniques that malicioushackers will use against an organizationWritten by infosec experts with proven history of publishingvulnerabilities and highlighting security flawsBased on the tried and tested material used to train hackersall over the world in the art of breaching networksCovers the fundamental basics of how computer networks areinherently vulnerable to attack, teaching the student how to applyhacking skills to uncover vulnerabilitiesWe cover topics of breaching a company from the external networkperimeter, hacking internal enterprise systems and web applicationvulnerabilities. Delving into the basics of exploitation withreal-world practical examples, you won't find any hypotheticalacademic only attacks here. From start to finish this book willtake the student through the steps necessary to breach anorganization to improve its security.Written by world-renowned cybersecurity experts and educators,Hands-On Hacking teaches entry-level professionals seekingto learn ethical hacking techniques. If you are looking tounderstand penetration testing and ethical hacking, this book takesyou from basic methods to advanced techniques in a structuredlearning format.