• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

The course will introduce the various methods, tools and techniques used by attackers. You will study web application flaws and their exploitation.

No special skills are required as the course covers everything from the very basics.

This course covers:

How the Web Works
How to use Vega Web Vulnerability Scanner
Understanding SQL Injection Attacks
Hacking WordPress with WPscan
Cross-Site Scripting & Cross-Site Request Forgery
Hook victims using BeEF Framework
Gain Full Control over the Target Machine
How Phishing Works
After completing this course, you will understand major web application flaws and how to exploit a number of dangerous vulnerabilities such as SQL injections, CSRF attacks, XSS vulnerabilities, Phishing, etc.

Learning Objectives

Understand How Websites Work
Intercept and manipulate HTTP communication using Wireshark
Discover, fix and exploit SQL injections
How to Hack and Secure a WordPress Website
Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)
Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF)
Hook victims with BeEF and steal credentials
Gain full control over the target machine using BeEF and Weevely

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.