Testing Security Controls and Detecting Vulnerabilities with Nmap

This course will help you will learn how to leverage the capabilities of Nmap to find insecure applications and explore the weaknesses in your organization’s firewalls.
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Feb 8, 2019
Duration
1h 38m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Feb 8, 2019
Duration
1h 38m
Description

Testing network security controls and discovering vulnerabilities are important parts of any organizations security plan. In this course, Testing Security Controls and Detecting Vulnerabilities with Nmap, you will learn how to do just that. First, you will learn how Nmap conducts host discovery. Next, you will see how to perform port scans. Finally, you will learn how Nmap detects applications and operating systems. After finishing this course, you will know how to leverage the capabilities of Nmap to find insecure applications and explore the weaknesses in your organization’s network security devices.

About the author
About the author

Matt Glass is a Multi-national Systems Integrator in Stuttgart, Germany, working as a government contractor. He has been working in the IT field for the last eight years.

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