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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Injection Web App Attacks and Their Defenses

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 34 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
4 videos
Command Injection11m
Review Code to Detect Pattern to Defend Command Injection12m
Apply Security Design Pattern to Defend Command Injection Attack6m
2 readings
OWASP Command Injection30m
Detecting Command Injection30m
1 practice exercise
Exam 3.1. Assessing Injection Web App Attacks and Their Defenses30m
Week
2

Week 2

5 hours to complete

Hack SQL Databases and Patch Web Apps with SQL Injection Vulnerabilities

5 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 54 min), 5 readings, 2 quizzes
6 videos
Patching Web App with SQL Injection Vulnerability5m
Hacking Methodology9m
Demystify New OS/PL Will Not Have Injection Vulnerabilities8m
Escalate Privileges via Deploying Trojan10m
Escalate Privileges by Bringing in Sophisticated Trojan8m
5 readings
SQL Injection30m
SQL Injection Prevention Cheat Sheet30m
Red Teaming: The Art of Ethical Hacking30m
Understanding Privilege Escalation30m
National Vulnerability Database Entry30m
1 practice exercise
Exam 3.2. Assessing SQL Injection and Hacking Methodology30m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Memory Attacks and Defenses

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 51 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Variables Allocation in Virtual Memory Layout5m
Buffer Overflow14m
Buffer Overflow Defense15m
2 readings
OWASP Memory Leaks30m
OWASP Buffer Overflow Attacks30m
1 practice exercise
Exam 3.3. Assessing Buffer Overflow Attacks and Defenses30m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Penetration Testing

4 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 37 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
6 videos
Vulnerability and WannaCry Ransomware7m
Penetration Testing with Kali Linux6m
Metasploit Framework10m
Keylogging3m
Remote VNC Server Injection1m
3 readings
Nessus Training30m
Kali Linux & Documentation30m
Metasploit Resources30m
1 practice exercise
Exam 3.4. Assessing the Scanning and Penetration Testing Skills30m

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