Material Type

Open Course

Publication Date

Summer 2019

Course Title

Ethical Hacking for Effective Defense

Course Number

IT 4843


Summer 2019 Update: Through a Round Twelve ALG Mini-Grant for Ancillary Materials Creation and Revision, five new modules have been added to this collection:

  • Enumeration with Sparta
  • Enumeration with Inguma
  • Hacking Web Servers with Dirbuster
  • Hacking Web Servers with Skipfish
  • Hacking Wireless and IoT with Bluehydra

The following set of materials is used in the Textbook Transformation Grants implementation of Ethical Hacking for Effective Defense:

Topics include:

  • TCP/IP Level Attacks
  • Port Scanning
  • DDoS
  • Footprinting and Social Engineering
  • Enumeration
  • Programming for Security Professionals
  • Operating System Vulnerabilities
  • Embedded System Security
  • Hacking Web Servers
  • Hacking Wireless Networks
  • Cryptography
  • Protecting Networks with Security Devices

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