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Burp Suite for Beginners: Intro to Penetration Testing
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Burp Suite for Beginners: Intro to Penetration Testing

Saurabh Dhingra

Instructor: Saurabh Dhingra

Guided Project

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Beginner level
No prior experience required
2 Hours
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.0

(10 reviews)

What you'll learn

  • Intercept HTTP traffic using Burp Proxy

  • Modify requests in Burp proxy

  • Reissue requests with Burp Repeater

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Guided Project

Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance

Beginner level
No prior experience required
2 Hours
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.0

(10 reviews)

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About this Guided Project

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Explore penetration testing and explore Burp Site interface

  2. Discover Vulnerable Test Application

  3. Configure Burp Proxy and Intercept HTTP Traffic

  4. Configure Burp proxy and intercept HTTP request and response on the test application

  5. Modify the HTTP request after intercepting in the Burp proxy and before forwarding it to the server

  6. Modify the HTTP request after intercepting in the Burp proxy to explore vulnerabilities in the test application

  7. Reissue the individual modified HTTP request multiple times with the Burp Repeater.

  8. Use a Burp repeater to identify vulnerabilities in the test application

  9. Capstone Project

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Instructor

Saurabh Dhingra
Coursera Project Network
31 Courses88,870 learners

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    Practice new skills by completing job-related tasks.

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    Follow along with pre-recorded videos from experts using a unique side-by-side interface.

  • No downloads or installation required

    Access the tools and resources you need in a pre-configured cloud workspace.

  • Available only on desktop

    This Guided Project is designed for laptops or desktop computers with a reliable Internet connection, not mobile devices.

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