cyb231 | undergraduate
Ethical Hacking Part 2
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Social Engineering and Denial of Service
- Determine credential harvesting techniques to obtain information.
- Evaluate tools and techniques used for Denial of Service attacks.
- Describe social engineering concepts.
- Identify human weaknesses that are susceptible to social engineering attacks.
- Formulate a phishing campaign.
Detecting Session Hijacking and Hijacking Countermeasures
- Describe session hijacking.
- Analyze the techniques involved in session, network, and application layer session hijacking.
- Explain how WiresharkÂ® is used to capture data indicating session hijacking.
- Evaluate countermeasures for session hijacking.
Hacking Webservers and Web Applications
- Explain the purpose, tools, and techniques for conducting and detecting webserver and web application hacking in a penetration test.
- Discriminate between webserver hacking and web application hacking.
- Compare vulnerabilities of open source versus proprietary webserver architectures.
- Formulate a webserver penetration test plan.
- Provide countermeasures for hacking webservers.
Webserver and Web Application Penetration Testing
- Describe web application architectures.
- Differentiate webserver and web application architectures.
- Evaluate the results of a web application attack.
- Outline a webserver/web application penetration test plan.
Sniffing and Sniffing Countermeasures
- Describe the sniffing process, including the challenges, tools, and techniques.
- Differentiate various spoofing and poisoning attacks.
- Determine the best attack methods to employ using sniffing techniques.
- Interpret the results of a WiresharkÂ® capture.
- Determine the appropriate sniffing countermeasures against spoofing and poisoning attacks.
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