Ethical Hacking Training

Online Instructor-led (2 days)

Classroom (2 days)

Online Self-paced (16 hours)

Professional Ethical Hacking Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Ethical Hacking

  • What is Ethical Hacking
  • Who is an Ethical Hacker?
  • Purpose of Hacking
  • Different Tools and Techniques

Module 2: Hacking Concepts and Principles

  • Types of Attack
  • Malware and Malware Analysis
  • Viruses, Worms, Trojans

Module 3: Phases of Hacking

  • Reconnaissance
  • Fingerprinting
  • Enumeration
  • Scanning Types
  • Damage Limitations
  • Network Security
  • Pen Testing       

Module 4: Vulnerability Assessment

  • Mechanisms      
  • Scoring Assessments

Module 5: Ethical Hacking Methodologies

  • Introduction to Ethical Hacking Methodologies
  • Methods
  • Scanning
  • Exploitation
  • Post Exploitation and Maintaining Access
  • Reporting

Module 6: Hacking Web Applications

  • What are Hacking Web Applications?

Module 7: Hacking Web Servers

  • What are Hacking Web Servers?

Module 8: Hacking Mobile Devices

  • Types of Android Attack
  • Types of IOS Attack
  • Spyware
  • How to Get Spyware?
  • How to Identify Spyware?
  • How to Remove Spyware?

Module 9: Wireless Hacking

  • What is Wireless Network?
  • Types of Wireless Attacks

Module 10: Buffer Overflow

  • How to Prevent Buffer Overflow Attack?

Module 11: Social Engineering

  • Examples of Social Engineering
  • Strategies of Social Engineering

Module 12: SQL Injection

  • Concepts of SQL injection
  • Methodology of SQLi
  • Evasion Techniques

Module 13: Incident Response and Management

  • What is Incident Response and Management?

Module 14: Cryptography and Encryption

  • Cryptography
  • Encryption 

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Who should attend this Professional Ethical Hacking Course?

The Professional Ethical Hacking Training Course aims to prepare professionals to identify, counteract, and prevent cyber threats by simulating real-life hacking scenarios, all conducted ethically and legally. This course is beneficial for various professionals, including:

  • Cybersecurity Professionals
  • IT Security Specialists
  • Penetration Testers
  • Network Administrators
  • System Administrators
  • Security Analysts
  • Information Security Managers

Prerequisites of the Professional Ethical Hacking Course

There are no formal prerequisites for attending this Ethical Hacking Professional Course.

Professional Ethical Hacking Course Overview

Ethical Hacking, the art of systematically probing systems for security vulnerabilities, has become indispensable in the modern digital era. With the surge in cyber threats, understanding Ethical Hacking is pivotal for safeguarding sensitive information, ensuring data integrity, and maintaining user privacy. In this Ethical Hacking Training Course, participants delve into the world of Ethical Hacking, exploring techniques used by hackers to enhance organisational security.

In an era where cyber-attacks are rampant, mastering Ethical Hacking is not just an asset but a necessity. IT Professionals, Cybersecurity Experts, and anyone responsible for ensuring network security should aim to become proficient in Ethical Hacking. The knowledge gained from this Ethical Hacking Training Course empowers individuals to identify and rectify potential security breaches, making them invaluable assets in the fight against cyber-crime.

The Knowledge Academy’s 2-day Ethical Hacking Training provides practical skills and in-depth knowledge essential for securing digital environments. Expert trainers guide delegates through real-world scenarios, teaching them to think and act like hackers. By gaining hands-on experience in penetration testing, vulnerability assessment, and security tools usage, delegates will possess the expertise needed to bolster their organisation's defences and ensure a safer digital environment.

Course Objectives

  • To provide an in-depth understanding of Ethical Hacking principles and methodologies
  • To teach participants how to identify and exploit vulnerabilities within computer systems and networks
  • To familiarise delegates with various hacking tools and techniques used by Ethical Hackers
  • To guide delegates in conducting penetration testing and vulnerability assessments
  • To instil Ethical Hacking best practices for securing systems and data

Upon completion of this Ethical Hacking Training Course, delegates will gain comprehensive knowledge of Ethical Hacking techniques and tools. They will be proficient in identifying vulnerabilities, conducting penetration tests, and implementing robust security measures. This complete Ethical Hacking Course expertise will empower them to enhance organisational security, protect sensitive data, and effectively combat cyber threats in real-world scenarios.

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What’s included in this Professional Ethical Hacking Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • Ethical Hacking Professional Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Online Instructor-led (1 days)

Classroom (1 days)

Online Self-paced (8 hours)

Mastering Metasploit Framework Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Metasploit Framework

  • Metasploit Framework
  • Implementation
  • Pro Components
  • Basic Concepts
  • Pro Workflow

Module 2: Using Metasploit Web Interface

  • Supported Browsers
  • Navigational Menus and Features
  • Touring the Projects Page

Module 3: Getting Started with Metasploit Framework

  • Creating a Project
  • Getting Target Data
  • View and Manage Host Data
  • Exploiting Known Vulnerabilities
  • Post-Exploitation and Collecting Evidence
  • Cleaning Up Sessions
  • Generating a Report

Module 4: Setting Up a Vulnerable Target

  • Downloading and Setting Up Metasploitable
  • Services
  • Weak Passwords
  • Vulnerable Web Services

Module 5: Managing Projects

  • Export Project Data
  • Adding Users to Project
  • Removing Users from a Project
  • Assigning Project to User
  • Host Comments

Module 6: Managing and Updating Metasploit

  • Managing User Accounts
  • Managing License Keys
  • Verifying Downloads with SHA-1 Hashes
  • Accessing Logs
  • Backing Up and Restoring Metasploit Data
  • Notification Center
  • Updating Metasploit
  • Restarting Metasploit Services

Module 7: Managing Hosts

  • Host Management Interfaces
  • Adding and Deleting Hosts
  • Viewing and Editing Host Metadata
  • Add, Edit, and Delete Service
  • Add, Edit, and Delete Vulnerabilities

Module 8: Exploring Vulnerabilities

  • Discovery Scan
  • Vulnerability Scanning with Nexpose
  • Importing Data
  • Validating a Vulnerability
  • Working with the Vulnerability Validation Wizard
  • Validating Vulnerabilities Discovered by Nexpose
  • Sharing Validation Results with Nexpose

Module 9: Working with Payloads

  • Single and Staged Payloads
  • Viewing Payloads
  • Manually Selecting a Payload
  • Auto Selecting a Payload
  • Payload Generator

Module 10: Introduction to Credentials

  • Understanding Credentials
  • Managing
  • Reusing
  • Searching
  • Bruteforce Attacks

Module 11: Overview of Metamodules

  • Credentials Domino MetaModule
  • Single Credential Testing MetaModule
  • SSH Key Testing MetaModule
  • Known Credentials Intrusion MetaModule
  • Segmentation and Firewall Testing MetaModule

Module 12: Social Engineering

  • Introduction to Social Engineering
  • Managing Campaigns

Module 13: Automating Tasks

  • Working with Task Chains
  • Adding a Task to a Task Chain
  • Manage and Edit Task Chains
  • Scheduling Task Chains

Module 14: Introduction to Reporting

  • Audit Reports
  • Credentials Report
  • FISMA and PCI Compliance Report
  • Social Engineering Campaign Details Report
  • Custom Templates
  • MetaModule Reports

Module 15: Metasploit Framework

  • Accessing MSFconsole
  • Managing Database and Workspaces
  • Modules
  • Run Metasploit Remotely
  • Tag Hosts in MFSconsole    

Module 16: Working with Pro Console

  • About Pro Console
  • Auto-Exploitation
  • Manage Credentials
  • Managing Notes, Tasks, and Vulnerabilities
  • Scanning and Managing Hosts
  • Pro Console Reports 

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Who should attend this Mastering Metasploit Training?

The Metasploit Course teaches professionals how to harness the power of Metasploit to discover, exploit, and validate vulnerabilities. This course is beneficial for various professionals, including:

  • Penetration Testers
  • Ethical Hackers
  • Security Engineers
  • Network Administrators
  • Security Consultants
  • Cybersecurity Researchers
  • Red Team Members
  • Blue Team Members (Defensive Security)

Prerequisites of the Metasploit Training

There are no formal prerequisites for attending the Metasploit Course. 

Metasploit Training Course Overview

The Metasploit Framework is a powerful tool used by Ethical Hackers to probe systematic vulnerabilities on servers and networks. It is an open-source project providing the content, infrastructure, and tools for performing penetration tests and extensive security auditing. It is a Ruby-based, modular penetration testing platform enabling you to write, test, and execute code.

Mastering the Metasploit Framework is indispensable for Cybersecurity Professionals, Ethical Hackers, and IT Specialists aiming to deepen their expertise. It equips them with the ability to identify vulnerabilities, simulate cyber-attacks, and implement robust security measures. This knowledge is not just a skill but a necessity in safeguarding organisations against cyber threats, making it a must-have proficiency in the arsenal of modern IT experts.

The Knowledge Academy's 1-day intensive Ethical Hacking Training Course is designed to empower delegates with comprehensive Metasploit skills. Our expert-led sessions delve into the Framework's core functionalities, covering topics such as exploitation techniques, post-exploitation tactics, and real-world applications. Participants will gain hands-on experience, enabling them to proficiently use Metasploit tools, strategise penetration tests, and bolster security protocols effectively. By the end of this Ethical Hacking Course, delegates will possess the expertise needed to navigate the domain of Cybersecurity confidently.

Course Objectives

  • To understand the fundamentals of Metasploit Framework
  • To master the art of vulnerability assessment and exploitation using Metasploit
  • To learn advanced post-exploitation strategies
  • To explore real-world scenarios and case studies
  • To develop proficiency in creating custom Metasploit modules
  • To cultivate Ethical Hacking skills and an ethical mindset

Upon completion of this Ethical Hacking Training Course, delegates will benefit by gaining a comprehensive understanding of the Metasploit Framework and its applications. By the end of this course, delegates will possess advanced skills in vulnerability assessment, exploitation, and post-exploitation techniques, enabling them to ensure proper Cybersecurity.

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What’s included in this Mastering Metasploit Framework Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • Metasploit Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Ethical Hacking Training FAQs

An Ethical Hacking Course teaches individuals how to identify vulnerabilities in computer systems, networks, and applications in order to strengthen security defenses.
Learning Ethical Hacking provides valuable insights into cybersecurity threats and vulnerabilities, enabling individuals to understand how malicious attackers operate and how to defend against them.
Courses on Ethical Hacking are beneficial for a wide range of individuals, including IT Professionals, Cybersecurity enthusiasts, System Administrators, Network Engineers, Software Developers, and anyone interested in understanding cybersecurity principles.
Ethical Hackers are responsible for identifying and exploiting vulnerabilities in computer systems and networks ethically and legally. They perform penetration testing, vulnerability assessments, and security audits to assess and improve the security of organisations' IT infrastructure.
Yes, Ethical Hacking can be a rewarding career choice for individuals passionate about cybersecurity. It offers opportunities for continuous learning, challenges, and the chance to make a positive impact by helping organisations strengthen their security posture.
Our courses span from 1-2 days. Check the courses separately to know their specific duration.
If you face any issues in accessing the course materials, then you can reach out to our customer support team who will provide you with quick assistance to resolve the issue.
Yes, the demand for Ethical Hackers is expected to increase in the future as organisations continue to face evolving cyber threats and prioritise strengthening their security defences.
There are no formal prerequisites to attend this course.
Yes, Ethical Hacking can be learned online through various reputable platforms offering certified courses and training courses.
Ethical Hackers have a wide range of career opportunities in industries such as cybersecurity firms, government agencies, financial institutions, and technology companies. Common job roles include Penetration Tester, Security Analyst, Cybersecurity Consultant, Incident Responder, and Security Architect.
The average salary for professionals certified in Ethical Hacking Training can vary depending on factors such as experience, location, and employer, but it generally ranges from moderate to high, reflecting the demand for cybersecurity skills.
While programming knowledge can be beneficial, it's not always required. Many Ethical Hacking Courses offer introductory programming modules to help beginners grasp essential concepts before diving into more advanced topics.
Programming languages commonly used in Ethical Hacking include Python, C, C++, Java, and scripting languages like Bash and PowerShell.
The courses are updated regularly to keep pace with evolving technologies and emerging threats.
There is no age restriction to attend this course.
Yes, individuals with non-technical backgrounds can learn Ethical Hacking with dedication and commitment.
These courses provide insights into the techniques and tools used by attackers, enabling professionals to identify and mitigate vulnerabilities before they can be exploited maliciously.
These courses equip individuals with the skills to assess the security posture of computer systems, identify weaknesses, and implement appropriate safeguards.
Ethical Hacking skills are in high demand across various industries, including finance, healthcare, government, and technology.
Yes, courses are offered with flexible scheduling options, allowing individuals to choose between part-time or full-time study based on their availability and preferences.
While both Ethical Hacking and cybersecurity courses focus on protecting digital assets, the former specifically train individuals to identify and exploit vulnerabilities for defensive purposes.
To get started, visit The Knowledge Academy’s official website and register for the course.
Our courses stand out for their comprehensive curriculum, hands-on labs, experienced instructors, and commitment to staying updated with the latest industry trends and best practices.
The Knowledge Academy stands out as a prestigious training provider known for its extensive course offerings, expert instructors, adaptable learning formats, and industry recognition. It's a dependable option for those seeking the Ethical Hacking Certification Course.
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Ethical Hacking Training.
The training fees for Ethical Hacking Training in the United Kingdom starts from £2495.
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