Course Description

Red Team: Weaponizing Windows Shortcut (lnk) file Hands-on

Learn about the techniques used by red teamers to weaponize Windows Shortcut (lnk) files and understand the potential risks associated with these tactics. This hands-on course provides practical examples and real-world scenarios for modifying lnk files, making it ideal for cybersecurity enthusiasts looking to enhance their skills in offensive security.

Throughout the course, you will dive deep into the world of hackers and explore the intricacies of lnk files. By the end of this training, you will be equipped with the knowledge needed to identify and mitigate the threats posed by malicious lnk files, making you a valuable asset in defending against cyber attacks.

Key topics covered in this course include the anatomy of lnk files, common vulnerabilities associated with shortcuts, methods used by threat actors to exploit lnk files for phishing attacks, and steps to secure systems against these threats. You will also have the opportunity to practice creating and analyzing lnk files to better understand their impact.

Whether you are a cybersecurity professional, a digital forensics expert, or simply someone interested in learning about offensive security techniques, this course offers a comprehensive overview of weaponizing Windows Shortcut files. Join us on this journey to uncover the secrets of lnk files and enhance your cybersecurity skill set.