Infrastructure Hacking

3 Day Practical Class
  • Introduction into Infrastructure Testing
  • Gain practical experience with the tools that will last you well into the future
  • Learn core Infrastructure techniques
  • Leave with the basis to take your testing knowledge forward into more Advanced Infrastructure topics
Very organized and clearly presented. Great having hands-on experience with individuals ready to assist when help is neededDelegate, Black Hat USA 2016
One of the best classes I have taken in a long time. The contest was on point and kept me engaged. I am new to Cyber Security after 25 years in App Development and am very pleased with what I have learnedDelegate, Black Hat USA 2016
Really enjoyed the lab and the walkthroughs, it helped expedite the learning process.Delegate, Black Hat USA 2016

Class Overview

This is an entry-level Infrastructure Security and testing class and is a recommended pre-requisite for our Advanced Infrastructure Hacking class. This class familiarises the attendees with the basics of network hacking. A number of tools and techniques will be taught during this 3-day class, If you would like to step into the world of Ethical Hacking / Pen Testing this is the right class for you.

Class Details

This class familiarises the attendees with a wealth of hacking tools and techniques. The class starts from the very basic and gradually builds up to the level where attendees not only use the tools and techniques to hack various components involved in infrastructure hacking, but also walk away with a solid understanding of the concepts on which these tools work.

Day 1

Infrastructure Basics:

  • TCP/IP Basics
  • The Art of Port Scanning
  • Target Enumeration
  • Brute-Forcing
  • Metasploit Basics
  • Password Cracking

Day 2

Hacking Unix, Databases and Applications:

  • Hacking Recent Unix Vulnerabilities
  • Hacking Databases
  • Hacking Application Servers
  • Hacking Third Party Applications (WordPress, Joomla, Drupal)

Day 3

Hacking Windows:

  • Windows Enumeration
  • Hacking Recent Windows Vulnerabilities.
  • Hacking Third Party Software (Browser, PDF, Java)
  • Post Exploitation: Dumping Secrets
  • Hacking Windows Domains


Who Should Take This Class?

System Administrators, SOC Analysts, Penetration Testers, Network Engineers, security enthusiasts and anyone who wants to take their skills to the next level.

Student Requirements

The only requirement for this class is that you bring your own laptop and have admin/root access. During the class, we will give you VPN access to our state-of-the-art hacklab, which is hosted in our data centre in the UK. Once you are connected to the lab, you will find all the relevant tools/VMs. We also provide a dedicated Kali VM to each attendee on the hacklab, so you don’t need to bring any VMs with you, all you need is to install the VPN client and you are good to go!

Hacking Training Classes

Lab-Based Training - Written by BlackHat Trainers - Available Globally

NotSoSecure classes are ideal for those preparing for CREST CCT (ICE), CREST CCT (ACE), CHECK (CTL), TIGER SST and other similar industry certifications, as well as those who perform Penetration Testing on infrastructure / web applications as a day job & wish to add to their existing skill set.

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Upcoming Classes

Basic Infrastructure Hacking

1-2 August or 3-4 August

Black Hat USA 2020

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