Ethical Hacking: Understanding Ethical Hacking
by Dale Meredith
A Certified Ethical Hacker is a security professional who understands how to look for weaknesses in target systems and uses the same knowledge and tools as a malicious hacker. This course will teach you the foundations of this knowledge needed for the CEH 312-50 exam.
What you'll learn
New cyberattack techniques are constantly evolving, which requires security professionals to ensure they’re always on the cutting edge. In this course, Ethical Hacking: Understanding Ethical Hacking, you’ll learn the foundational terms, boundaries, concepts, and expectations that all ethical hackers should adhere to. First, you’ll explore the current trends that are happening in security. Next, you’ll discover Indicators of Compromise (IOC). Finally, you’ll learn the five phases of hacking. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of the basics of an ethical hacker needed for the CEH 312-50 exam.
About the author
Dale Meredith has been a Certified Ethical Hacker/Instructor EC-Council for the past 15 years, and Microsoft Certified Trainer for over 20 years. Dale also has an additional 7 years of senior IT management experience and worked as a CTO for a popular ISP provider. Dale's expertise is in explaining difficult concepts and ensuring his students have an actionable knowledge of the course material. Straddling the line of fun and function, Dale's instruction is memorable and entertaining. Dale's knowl... moreedge and understanding of current trends in technology and applications have led to many opportunities, such as: training various Inc 500 companies, universities, and Divisions of the Department of Homeland Security for the United States government.
Along with authoring for Pluralsight, consulting, and IT classroom training, you can catch Dale on stage speaking at IT conferences, helping IT teams keep their companies safe, relevant, and "breach" aware. Outside of the professional sphere, Dale spends quite a bit of his time giving back by speaking at adult and youth non-profit community gatherings and posting on his 'Dale Dumbs IT Down' social media sites. Dale uses these speaking engagements and social media sites to 'Dumb Down IT' concepts with the intent to help everyone be safe and smart with their technology and personal devices.
Dale also specializes in Active Directory, Exchange Server, IIS, PowerShell, SharePoint, System Center/Desktop Deployment, and Private Cloud