• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description
In this course, we will be reviewing a reconnaissance and information-gathering tool known as "theharvester". This program is used by hackers and cybersecurity professionals alike to gather crucial points of information on targets. This includes names of organizational members, email addresses, web host, domain names, and even open ports.

Learning Objectives

Why use TheHarvester? Welcome to Breaking Stuff with Joe, where we explain some of the most useful cybersecurity tools for use in Kali Linux. In this section, we will be reviewing a reconnaissance and information-gathering tool known as "theharvester". This program is used by hackers and cybersecurity professionals alike to gather crucial points of information on targets. This includes names of organizational members, email addresses, web host, domain names, and even open ports. As per usual, a disclaimer: We do not advocate any illegal activity, any reconnaissance should be carried out in a controlled environment with express permission of the target. You can learn more on this topic and countless others by creating an account on Cybrary, simply click the link at the top of this page.

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.