what you will Learn reading Learn Kali linux 2019 by Glen D. Singh

Explore the fundamentals of ethical hacking
Learn how to install and configure Kali Linux
Get up to speed with performing wireless network pentesting
Gain insights into passive and active information gathering
Understand web application pentesting
Decode WEP, WPA, and WPA2 encryptions using a variety of methods, such as the fake authentication attack, the ARP request replay attack, and the dictionary attack

About Learn Kali linux 2019 by Glen D. Singh

The current rise in hacking and security breaches makes it more important than ever to effectively pentest your environment, ensuring endpoint protection. This book will take you through the latest version of Kali Linux and help you use various tools and techniques to efficiently deal with crucial security aspects.

Through real-world examples, you’ll understand how to set up a lab and later explore core penetration testing concepts. Throughout the course of this book, you’ll get up to speed with gathering sensitive information and even discover different vulnerability assessment tools bundled in Kali Linux 2019. In later chapters, you’ll gain insights into concepts such as social engineering, attacking wireless networks, exploitation of web applications and remote access connections to further build on your pentesting skills. You’ll also focus on techniques such as bypassing controls, attacking the end user and maintaining persistence access through social media. Finally, this pentesting book covers best practices for performing complex penetration testing techniques in a highly secured environment.

By the end of this book, you’ll be able to use Kali Linux to detect vulnerabilities and secure your system by applying penetration testing techniques of varying complexity.

Features of Learn Kali linux 2019 by Glen D. Singh

Get up and running with Kali Linux 2019.2
Gain comprehensive insights into security concepts such as social engineering, wireless network exploitation, and web application attacks
Learn to use Linux commands in the way ethical hackers do to gain control of your environment
Page Count 550
Course Length 16 hours 30 minutes
ISBN 9781789611809
Date Of Publication 14 Nov 2019

Table of contents of learn kali linux 2019

1:Introduction to Hacking
2:Setting Up Kali – Part 1
3:Setting Up Kali – Part 2
4:Getting Comfortable with Kali Linux 2019
5:Passive Information Gathering
6:Active Information Gathering
7:Working with Vulnerability Scanners
8:Understanding Network Penetration Testing
9:Network Penetration Testing – Pre-Connection Attacks
10:Network Penetration Testing – Gaining Access
11:Network Penetration Testing – Post-Connection Attacks
12:Network Penetration Testing – Detection and Security
13:Client-Side Attacks – Social Engineering
14:Performing Website Penetration Testing
15:Website Penetration Testing – Gaining Access
16: Best Practices


Glen D. Singh
Glen D. Singh, CEH, CHFI, 3xCCNA (cyber ops, security, and routing and switching) is a cyber security instructor, author, and consultant. He specializes in penetration testing, digital forensics, network security, and enterprise networking. He enjoys teaching and mentoring students, writing books, and participating in a range of outdoor activities. As an aspiring game-changer, Glen is passionate about developing cyber security awareness in his homeland, Trinidad and Tobago.


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