Deree - Academics - Course Descriptions

ITC 4648
Ethical Hacking & Penetration Testing - Level 6
Principles of ethical hacking and penetration testing using Kali Linux, Nessus, Metasploit Framework, and Tor. Reconnaissance/Footprinting, weaponization, privilege escalation, exfiltration. Scanning networks; enumeration; sniffing; vulnerability analysis. Denial-of-Service attacks; web apps hacking and patching; SQL injection & parameter binding. Buffer overflow attacks and defenses. Introduction to hacking wireless networks and IoT. Structured security testing aimed at finding focused security vulnerabilities, flaws, risks and unreliable environments.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 ITC 2088 ITC 2024 ITC 2193 ITC 3160 coreq.: ITC 4214
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
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