Discovery with BloodHound

by Guillaume Ross

Attacking Active Directory is a great way to achieve control of an environment, letting you access the data, and act on your objectives. BloodHound lets you visualize the shortest path to get to where you need to be.

What you'll learn

Understanding the relationship between thousands of Active Directory objects can be difficult. Users are members of groups, which can be nested in other groups, and linked to thousands of permissions. In this course, Discovery with BloodHound, you will gain the ability to use BloodHound to quickly find the shortest path to compromise systems in an Active Directory environment. First, you will learn how to install BloodHound. Next, you will discover how to use SharpHound to gather data from AD. Finally, you will explore how to ingest and visualize that data, finding paths between objects and the ultimate goal, Domain Admin access. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of BloodHound needed to start using it to attack AD, or to understand how to better defend it.

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About the author

Guillaume Ross is an experienced information security professional, providing services to many organizations as the lead consultant and founder of Caffeine Security Inc. Having worked in multiple verticals, from Fortune 50 to startups, his specialty is providing the right security program and architecture for each specific environment and company, and leading blue teams.

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