SecOps Tools and 2021 Security Incidents: Facebook Data Breach
Cybersecurity | Intermediate
- 11 videos | 54m 9s
- Includes Assessment
- Earns a Badge
Cybersecurity professionals will often be tasked with studying breaches that have impacted other organizations to protect their own assets. This knowledge helps in identifying potential threats and understanding how threat actors operate in a modern environment. Begin this course by exploring the background of the Facebook data breach and how it was initially discovered. Then, explore how the data breach happened, and the method used to capture the data. Next, explore different tools that could be used to conduct a similar type of attack. Finally, examine the cybersecurity community's response to the breach and the fallout for Facebook from the event. On completing this course, you will have a better understanding of the Facebook data breach, how to conduct a similar attack, and how such a cybersecurity event can impact an organization.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
Discover the key concepts covered in this courseDescribe the background of the facebook data breach and its overall impactOutline how the facebook data breach was discoveredExplain how the contact importer tool made the data breach possibleDescribe some of the brute forcing tools that could be used to conduct a password attackBuild a list of phone numbers using a crunch list generator
Create and run a web scraper written in pythonCreate a phishing site to steal login credentials from a test userExplain how facebook and the cybersecurity community responded to the data breachOutline the repercussions of the data breach for both users and facebookSummarize the key concepts covered in this course
IN THIS COURSE
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