Course: Penetration Testing with Linux Tools

$337.59 incl. vat

duration: 17 hours |

Language: English (US) |

access duration: 90 days

In this online course, you get to know both BackTrack and Kali Linux

which provides easy access to an extensive collection of security-related tools ranging from port scanners to Security Audit.

This course covers both platforms and focuses on the use of BackTrack / Kali Linux tools. These tools are used for authorized penetration testing and vulnerability analyzes for both wired and wireless networks.


After completing this course, you are familiar with some Linux tools which enables you to perform penetration testing.


You have experience in virtualization, WireShark, GNS3, Linux and IPv4 & IPv6.

Target audience

Network Administrator, Tester

Penetration Testing with Linux Tools

17 hours

Penetration Testing with Linux Tools

Penetration Testing with Linux Tools

  • Welcome to the Tools of BackTrack and Kali Linux
  • What is BackTrack?
  • Install BT on a Virtual Machine
  • Connecting to the Network
  • Updating S/W and Using Integrated Help
  • BT Wireless TX Power
  • Uncovering Hidden SSIDs
  • Bypassing MAC Address Filters
  • Breaking WPA2 Wireless
  • Rogue Wireless Access Points
  • Wireless Mis-Association Attacks
  • MITM Using Wireless Bridging
  • Nmap: King of Scanners
  • DHCP Starvation
  • Vote for BT - as the new STP Root Bridge
  • CDP Flooding
  • Taking over HSRP
  • DTP and 802.1q Attacks
  • ARP Spoofing MITM
  • Metasploit Framework
  • PWNing a System with MSF
  • Creating a "Pivot Point"
  • Social-Engineer Toolkit (SET)
  • Ettercap and Xplico
  • DNS Spoofing
  • Hydra
  • Maltego
  • Kali Linux
  • Burp Suite
  • Raspberry Pi & Kali Linux
  • Scapy
  • Hping3
  • Parasite6
  • IPv6 THC Tools
  • Custom Password Lists
  • Hashes and Cracking Passwords
  • Rainbow Tables and Ophcrack
  • Wireshark
  • Virtual Test Environment
  • Detecting Rootkits

We offer several optional training products to enhance your learning experience. If you are planning to use our training course in preperation for an official exam then whe highly recommend using these optional training products to ensure an optimal learning experience. Sometimes there is only a practice exam or/and practice lab available.

Optional practice exam (trial exam)

To supplement this training course you may add a special practice exam. This practice exam comprises a number of trial exams which are very similar to the real exam, both in terms of form and content. This is the ultimate way to test whether you are ready for the exam. 

Optional practice lab

To supplement this training course you may add a special practice lab. You perform the tasks on real hardware and/or software applicable to your Lab. The labs are fully hosted in our cloud. The only thing you need to use our practice labs is a web browser. In the LiveLab environment you will find exercises which you can start immediatelyThe lab enviromentconsist of complete networks containing for example, clients, servers,etc. This is the ultimate way to gain extensive hands-on experience. 


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What is included?

Duration 17 hours
Language English (US)
Certificate of participation Yes
Online access 90 days
Monitor Progress Yes
Mobile ready Yes

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