Understanding Attacks & Prevention Practices

  • 10 Videos | 1h 6m 18s
  • Includes Assessment
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Online user accounts are one of easiest entry points for savvy hackers. Discover why and how most common user account breaches happen, as well as general security practices to help protect against potential intrusions via user accounts.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • describe goals and motives for user account security attacks
    distinguish between the different phases of a security attack
    identify characteristics of username enumeration
    identify characteristics of Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF)
    distinguish between the different types of web server password cracking techniques
  • identify best practices for performing vulnerability scanning to prevent user account compromise
    identify best practices for patching and updating to prevent user account compromise
    identify best-practice network protocols to protect against general security attacks
    identify best-practice account protocols to protect against user account security attacks
    identify best practices for event logging as a method for identifying and preventing account security breaches

IN THIS COURSE

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    1. 
    Security Attack Motives
    4m 19s
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    2. 
    Security Attack Phases
    7m 58s
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    3. 
    Username Enumeration
    3m 45s
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    4. 
    CSRF
    5m 39s
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    5. 
    Web Server Password Cracking
    5m 48s
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    6. 
    Vulnerability Scanning
    8m 40s
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    7. 
    Patches and Updates
    6m 56s
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    8. 
    Implementing Common Network Protocols
    5m 56s
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    9. 
    Implementing Common Account Protocols
    6m 33s
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    10. 
    Event Logging
    5m 46s

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