Security logs are a great way of detecting attacks. In this video, install and learn how to use the ZedLan log analyzer for Windows firewall.
- [Instructor] As we've seen, … Windows Firewall provides logging … of all allowed and blocked connections. … But as large text files, … the logging is some is somewhat difficult to use. … I'll quickly cover a simple … freeware Windows Firewall analyzer … from a company called ZedLan, … which provides a more manageable interface for log viewing, … but also provides some useful analysis. … ZedLan is available as a Windows download, … from the ZedLan site shown. … Note that you'll need to have the Microsoft.net … framework installed to run this tool. … I've already downloaded and installed ZedLan … on the Windows 7 system, … so I'll get straight into it. … Note that we'll be looking at system files, … so we need to run ZedLan as administrator. … When it's first start up, ZedLan needs to be configured. … Let's do that now by clicking on the link … in the middle of the screen. … ZedLan needs to know where our log files are … and it's popped up a window to ask us … to enter the location … or to let ZedLan automatically detect it. …
- Hackers and the kill chain
- Viruses, spyware, and adware
- Detecting malware with Windows Defender
- Using Windows Firewall and Linux iptables
- Scanning with Nmap
- Monitoring network communications with Netcat
- Combating application-level threats
- Scanning a website to check for vulnerabilities
- Capturing intruders through packet inspection
Skill Level Beginner
Insights from a Cybersecurity Professionalwith Mike Chapple32m 15s Intermediate
1. Why Cybersecurity?
4. Network Scanning
5. Network Connections
6. Vulnerability Scanning
7. Web Applications
8. Monitoring Packets
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