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Network Discovery and Enumeration with PowerShell

by Ricardo Reimao

PowerShell is a powerful tool that can help you to enumerate local and remote information during an offensive engagement. This course will teach you how to use PowerShell to perform reconnaissance in a red team scenario.

What you'll learn

Using out-of-the-box tools during a red team engagement increases your chances of being detected. Highly skilled attackers leverage Windows-native features to perform their actions without being caught. In this course, Network Discovery and Enumeration with PowerShell, you’ll learn to perform reconnaissance on an offensive engagement using PowerShell features. First, you’ll explore how to gather information from local and remote machines using PowerShell features. Next, you’ll discover how to enumerate hosts and ports on your target network. Finally, you’ll learn how to leverage PowerShell to harvest information from the Active Directory of your target domain. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of PowerShell needed to enumerate information in a red team engagement.

About the author

Ricardo is a Cybersecurity Consultant based in Toronto (Canada). He has 14+ years of IT experience, 10 of them in the IT Security field. His main interests are: SIEM solutions (IBM QRadar), Enterprise Security Risk, Penetration Testing, Security processes/procedures and Network Security.

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