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Metasploit Basics for Protecting SharePoint

by Liam Cleary

Using Metasploit to Security Validate a SharePoint Environment.

What you'll learn

As an IT Administrator, your role is to ensure that the company SharePoint Environment is not only built correctly but also securely. SharePoint does not have a mechanism that notifies you how secure or insecure the system may be. Using Metasploit and some associated tools, you will be able to simulate attacks whether from inside or external to the network. This will allow you to know how secure your SharePoint Environment is, well until your users get access.

About the author

Liam began his career as a Trainer of all things computer-related. He quickly realized that programming, breaking, and hacking were much more fun. He spent the next few years working within core infrastructure and security services. He is the founder and owner of SharePlicity, a consulting company that focuses on all technology areas. His role within SharePlicity is to help organizations implement technology that will enhance internal and external collaboration, document and records management, ... more

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