Security Programming: PowerShell Scripting Essentials

Secure Programming
  • 11 Videos | 50m 58s
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PowerShell is the command shell and scripting language in the Microsoft Windows operating system. The ability to leverage PowerShell scripting abilities for system administration and automation of tasks, including security, makes it an essential tool to understand and use. In this course, you'll navigate basic elements of the PowerShell scripting language and analyze the output of common commands. You'll learn how to use PowerShell cmdlets, get object properties, and filter inputs. You'll then learn how to use variables, conditionals, and loops in a PowerShell script. You'll also learn how to get interactive help, create custom functions, use piped commands to chain PowerShell scripts together, and set the execution policy using a PowerShell script.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
    identify the purpose and use cases for PowerShell scripting
    identify different types of PowerShell cmdlets and objects
    explore PowerShell object properties
    identify different types of PowerShell variables and arrays
    use flow control in PowerShell
  • create custom functions in PowerShell
    create loops in PowerShell
    run commands at the PowerShell prompt
    explore the runtime environment of a PowerShell script
    summarize the key concepts covered in this course

IN THIS COURSE

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    1. 
    Course Overview
    1m 7s
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    2. 
    Identifying PowerShell Scripts
    3m 39s
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    3. 
    Using PowerShell Objects
    7m 33s
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    4. 
    Exploring PowerShell Properties
    4m 4s
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    5. 
    Using PowerShell Variables and Types
    7m 43s
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    6. 
    Using PowerShell Conditionals
    5m
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    7. 
    Creating PowerShell Functions
    3m 32s
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    8. 
    Using PowerShell Loops
    4m 34s
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    9. 
    Working With the PowerShell Prompt
    4m 25s
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    10. 
    Setting PowerShell Execution Policy
    3m 59s
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    11. 
    Course Summary
    52s

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