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Post Exploitation with Kali Linux

by Kat DeLorean Seymour

Kali Linux is a flavor of Linux that comes pre-loaded with many security tools for all levels of the attack kill chain. This course will teach you about post exploitation techniques using Kali Linux.

What you'll learn

Setting up an environment to practice and learn various security techniques can be a challenge. Kali Linux is a flavor of Linux that comes pre-loaded with various security tools that are organized to help you practice your skills in different areas. This also makes it a perfect standardized platform for you to learn on. We will cover post exploitation using Kali Linux with some of the pre- loaded tools available to you. The course assumes you have already conducted an assessment up to the point of exploitation and are ready to learn what to do once you have established your foothold on a network. In this course, post exploitation with Kali, you’ll learn to perform post exploitation using Kali Linux. First, you’ll explore creating a backdoor with Metasploit and veil. Next, you’ll discover command and control using empire and impacket. Finally, you’ll learn how to establish persistence and exfiltrate your data. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of post exploitation needed to successfully execute that step of the attack kill chain.

About the author

Kat Seymour is a Security Author with 20 years of experience in technology and information security. With a wide breadth of experience, Kat's focus is on Red, Blue, and Purple team operations, tools, and techniques. Kat retired from a decades long career in Fintech to pursue her passion of mentoring and teaching full time. Throughout her career Kat has worked to build and innovate technology at a Fortune 100 Financial Institution including development of the first formalized application monitori... more

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