Course Description

Linux for Hackers and Pentesters: A Comprehensive Guide to Ethical Hacking and Penetration Testing Linux is a powerful operating system used by many hackers and cybersecurity professionals for its customizable features, open-source architecture, and extensive command-line tools. This course is designed to provide a comprehensive introduction to Linux for ethical hackers and penetration testers, with a focus on using Linux as a platform for ethical hacking. The course begins with an overview of Linux, including its architecture, file system, and command-line interface. You will learn how to install and configure Linux, as well as how to use Linux-based tools for hacking and penetration testing. The course will also cover key concepts in cybersecurity, such as vulnerability assessment, exploitation, and privilege escalation. Throughout the course, you will learn how to use Linux tools to conduct various types of attacks, including web application attacks, network attacks, and social engineering attacks. You will also learn how to use Linux for reconnaissance, scanning, and enumeration. Additionally, you will gain hands-on experience with tools such as Metasploit, Nmap, and Wireshark, and learn how to use these tools to identify and exploit vulnerabilities in target systems. As you progress through the course, you will learn how to use Linux to conduct ethical hacking and penetration testing in a safe and responsible manner. You will learn how to create and execute exploit code, as well as how to identify and mitigate potential risks and vulnerabilities in target systems. The course will also cover best practices for ethical hacking, including how to document and report findings, and how to work with clients and stakeholders. By the end of this course, you will have a solid foundation in Linux and ethical hacking, and will be able to use Linux-based tools to conduct a variety of ethical hacking and penetration testing activities. Whether you are new to Linux or already have some experience, this course will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to become an effective ethical hacker or penetration tester. Author: Rajneesh Gupta (Udemy)