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Exfiltration with Dnscat2

by Cristian Pascariu

Maintaining access into a targeted network requires multiple C2 channels. In this course, you will learn data exfiltration using dnscat.

What you'll learn

Tight network restrictions might hinder the ability to establish a C2 communication channel. To overcome these limitations an offensive security analyst will rely on abusing other legitimate protocols. In this course, Exfiltration with Dnscat2, you’ll cover how to utilize Dnscat2 for data exfiltration in a red team environment. First, you’ll set up an alternative C2 channel. Next, you’ll bypass network restrictions. Finally, you’ll simulate a data exfiltration attack. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge to execute these techniques T1048, T1022, and T1071 using Dnscat2.

About the author

Cristian took part in auditing and implementation of infosec capabilities to uplift security posture. He managed codification efforts to extract indicators of compromise and created rules in the scope of defending against new emerging threats. He has also developed tools and scripts to overcome security gaps within the corporate network. Cristian has mentored L1 and L2 analysts to increase triage efficiency and combat new threats. He has experience in the field of Application Security and has pr... more

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