Duration 2 weeks
Weekly study 10 hours
Learn the key steps in intelligence gathering and scanning of a target
One of the most important steps of penetration testing is intelligence gathering. This short course will show you how to profile your targets using Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) and Google Hacking, before moving onto scanning and fingerprinting in order to find potential vulnerable targets and attack vectors.
What topics will you cover?
- Passive intelligence gathering
- Google Hacking
- Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) techniques
- Port scanning and fingerprinting
- Automated vulnerability audit tools (OpenVAS/Nessus)
Who is the course for?
The course is for MSc Cyber Security students.
Please note that the individuals detailed in the ‘Who will you learn with?’ section below, are current staff members and may be subject to change.