CompTIA CASP+: Vulnerabilities & Hardening
CompTIA CASP+ | Intermediate
- 13 videos | 1h 21m
- Includes Assessment
- Earns a Badge
Cybersecurity specialists must be able to identify vulnerabilities and apply security controls to mitigate threats. In this course, you'll learn how to identify the steps attackers take to gain access to resources and examine physical security issues. Next, you'll learn how network segmentation can increase security, how attackers use zombies and botnets, and how common attacks take place. Moving on, you'll explore common hardening techniques, how to scan for vulnerabilities, and how to setup up a WSUS server. Lastly, you'll learn how to use the Metasploit framework and crack WPA2 Wi-Fi passphrases. This course is one of a collection of courses that prepares learners for the CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP+) CAS-004 exam.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
discover the key concepts covered in this coursedescribe the phases attackers execute to compromise a systemdetermine when to use network segmentationdescribe how attackers use zombies and botnetsrecognize how common attacks are executedlist ways to harden various devicesdifferentiate between vulnerability scans and penetration tests
conduct a vulnerability assessmentnavigate through the Metasploit frameworkclone a web site using the Social Engineering Toolkit (SET)use the BeEF tool to hack a web browsercrack WPA2 passphrases using offline methodssummarize the key concepts covered in this course
IN THIS COURSE
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