CEH v11: App Layer Attacks, Botnets & DoS Countermeasures

Ethical Hacker v11    |    Intermediate
  • 3 videos | 48m 38s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
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The application layer is another prime target for Denial of Service attacks. In this course, you'll explore common application layer DoS attacks like SlowLoris, the Reddit Hug of Death, and UDP app-layer attacks. With botnet traffic making up about 25% of all Internet traffic, they are a real cause for concern. You'll also learn about bots and botnets, including their purpose and common ways they are proliferated. Since Denial of Service attacks can cause so much havoc, you need to do all you can to defend against them. Finally, you'll explore commonly deployed DoS and DDoS defensive countermeasures, tools, and strategies. This course is one in a series that helps to prepare you for the Certified Ethical Hacker v11 (312-50) exam.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Recognize the tool to perform a denial-of-service attack against a web application
    identify the type of module used by slowloris
    recognize how to perform a slowloris attack
    Identify why hackers take control of a number of systems
    recognize how to see common botnet locations
  • identify common uses of a botnet
    Recognize detection methods for denial-of-service attacks
    recognize strategies for handling denial of service attacks
    recognize tools used to protect against dos attacks

IN THIS COURSE

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    1.  Application Layer Attacks
    15m 39s
    After completing this video, you will be able to recognize the tool to perform a denial-of-service attack against a web application. FREE ACCESS
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    2.  Bots and Botnets
    17m 17s
    During this video, you will learn how to identify why hackers take control of systems. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  DoS and DDoS Countermeasures
    15m 42s
    Upon completion of this video, you will be able to recognize tools used to protect against denial of service attacks. FREE ACCESS

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