Join Malcolm Shore for an in-depth discussion in this video A Netcat refresher, part of Penetration Testing Essential Training.
- [Instructor] Netcat is often referred to…as the Swiss Army knife of networking,…because it has so many features and so many uses.…Fundamentally, it operates as either a sender…or a receiver of arbitrary data across the network.…Netcat is installed by default in Kali.…Let's check the IP address of my Kali system.…Okay, we're 10.0.2.11.…Let's use Netcat to set up a chat line across the internet.…
I'll set up a Netcat listener on Kali…by specifying the -l option…and a port number with the -p option.…Netcat is now listening for data to come in on port 4545.…I'm on my Windows system, which also has Netcat installed.…I can now type nc 10.0.2.11…4545 and press enter.…
This establishes a raw data connection.…I'll type hello universe.…Back in Kali, we can see, the same text has appeared.…Again if I type hi, how are you,…it appears immediately on Kali.…To terminate the connection, I can press control-C.…The next thing I'll do with Netcat…is to copy a file from one system to the other.…
I've got a text file on my Kali system called myfile.txt,…
Cybersecurity expert Malcolm Shore reviews popular pen testing tools, as well as the Bash and Python scripting skills required to be able to acquire, modify, and re-use exploit code. He also provides a refresher on Kali Linux and introduces techniques for testing web services. At the end of this course, you'll be prepared to take more advanced training, and to pursue the popular Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP) certification.
- Pen testing overview
- Pen testing tools
- Bash scripting
- Python scripting
- Kali and Metasploit
- Web testing
- Finding exploit code
Skill Level Intermediate
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1. What is Pen Testing?
2. Pen Testing Tools
3. Bash Scripting
4. Python Scripting
5. Kali and Metasploit
6. Web Testing
7. Understanding Exploit code
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