Lateral Movement with WMIOps

by Matt Glass

WMIOps is a PowerShell script that penetration testers and ethical hackers can use to execute commands, gather information, and run other PowerShell scripts on remote Windows machines. In this course, you will learn lateral movement using WMIOps.

What you'll learn

Do you need a tool that can run commands on remote Windows hosts from an exploited machine? In this course, Lateral Movement with WMIOps, you’ll cover how to utilize WMIOps to complete lateral movement in a red team environment.

First, you’ll demonstrate executing commands on remote hosts.
Next, you’ll apply these skills to gather information from Windows servers.
Finally, you’ll simulate lateral movement by opening remote PowerShell sessions on Windows devices.

When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge to execute these techniques T1047: Windows Management Instrumentation and T1077: Windows Admin Shares using WMIOps.

About the author

Matt Glass is a Regional Field Service Support Lead in Yokosuka, Japan, working as a government contractor. Matt has more than 13 years of IT experience in a variety of roles. Consistently finding joy in developing the skills of others and helping their careers, he joined Pluralsight in 2017 to pass on the lessons he learned. Matt is married and the father of four children.

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