Packt Bash Scripting Solutions

Packt Bash Scripting Solutions
English | Size: 498.51 MB
Category: Tutorial

In Linux, one of the most commonly used and most powerful tools is the Bash shell. With its collection of engaging recipes, Bash solutions takes you through a series of exercises designed to teach you how to effectively use the Bash shell in order to create and execute your own scripts. The course starts by introducing you to the basics of using the Bash shell, and teaching you the fundamentals of generating any input from a command. With the help of a number of exercises, you will get to grips with automating daily tasks for sysadmins and power users. Once you have a hands-on understanding of the subject, you will move on to exploring more advanced projects that can solve real-world problems comprehensively on a Linux system. In addition to this, you will discover projects such as creating an application with a menu, beginning scripts on startup, parsing and displaying human-readable information, and executing remote commands with authentication using self-generated Secure Shell (SSH) keys. By the end of this course, you will have gained significant experience in solving real-world problems, from automating routine tasks to managing your systems and creating your own scripts. [Read more…]

Packt – Learn Raspberry Pi Oct2018

Packt – Learn Raspberry Pi Oct2018
English | Size: 588.68 MB
Category: CBTs

The Raspberry Pi is a small, low-cost, and yet very powerful development platform. It is used to interact with attached electronics by the use of its GPIO pins for multiple use cases, mainly home automation and robotics.
This course will get you started with The Raspberry Pi 3 and show you how to utilize its GPIO along with Python. You will start by installing and setting up the necessary hardware to create a seamless development platform. You will then build applications for The Raspberry Pi and run your program on it by building a touchscreen setup. Next, using the Raspberry Pi you will learn by building your own projects such as a Google assistant, a network ad blocker, and a security camera. Further, you will explore the new Raspberry Pi Zero W, which has an added wireless LAN and Bluetooth connectivity by building mini projects such as a Pi-Fi router, USB stick, and time-lapse camera.
By the end of the course, you will be well equipped to build your own real-world projects on the Raspberry Pi. [Read more…]

Packt – Kali Linux Tips Tricks and Techniques Oct2018

Packt – Kali Linux Tips Tricks and Techniques Oct2018
English | Size: 1.69 GB
Category: E-learning | Linux

Discover the methods used by famous hackers on Kali Linux to execute different commands for hacking your target while keeping your information secure and private.
You will start this course off by implementing tips for securing and protecting Kali Linux via VPN services, and for setting custom proxy configurations. Then, you will set up a password dictionary, learn to lock onto your target, and perform reconnaissance. Next you will focus on discovering new methods to speed up your Kali Linux machine from hardware upgrades to software configurations. Moving on, you will patch up any security flaws you may have lurking on your Kali machine. And finally you will carry out a full-scale attack from recon work to cracking passwords and gaining access to your target. [Read more…]

Packt – End-to-End Penetration Testing with Kali Linux Oct2018

Packt – End-to-End Penetration Testing with Kali Linux Oct2018
English | Size: 1.64 GB
Category: Elearning | Linux

Kali Linux contains a large number of penetration testing tools from various different niches of the security and forensics fields. Kali Linux offers a multitude of options to scan a single IP, port, or host (or a range of IPs, ports, and hosts) and discover vulnerabilities and security holes. This output and information can serve as a precursor to penetration testing efforts. In this course, you will perform tests to carry out and exploit hidden vulnerabilities within your network and systems; you will not only expose these but will also provide ways and methods to fix, secure, and harden your system’s security, protecting it against any other attacks.
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Packt – Power BI Masterclass Beginners to Advanced

Packt – Power BI Masterclass Beginners to Advanced
English | Size: 1.90 GB
Category: Packt

Companies are constantly searching for ways to make better and faster decisions. Therefore they rely heavily on data. Data-driven decision making is the key to success for any business in the world of tomorrow. Because of that companies are constantly searching for skilled employees and freelancers with the necessary capabilities to help with analyzing data and creating valuable highly profitable insights. This will be the key advantage to succeed in business. MS Power BI is an advanced yet easy to get started self-service business analytics/business intelligence solution provided by Microsoft and it’s currently in very hot demand. Daniel can confirm that companies will actively be searching for you if you master Power BI. And you can be part of this future! There is no coding required! Power BI allows you to do that but it’s not necessary. [Read more…]

Packt – Hands-on penetration testing Metasploit Oct2018

Packt – Hands-on penetration testing Metasploit Oct2018
English | Size: 770.42 MB
Category: Tutorial

Metasploit is the best and most widely used tool for penetration testing, providing powerful attack simulations, security assessment management, and more. Metasploit is used by White Hat, and by Black Hat, hackers. Metasploit is a playground for hackers where they demonstrate their skill by protecting or damaging the target. In this course, you’ll learn how to use Metasploit to enumerate services, identify potential weaknesses, test vulnerabilities through exploitation, and gather evidence for reporting. First, you’ll explore several supporting tools on Kali Linux. Next, you’ll explore how exploits and payloads work together to gain access to systems. Finally, you’ll learn how Metasploit Framework works. By the end of this course, you’ll have a better understanding of how to use Metasploit to quickly assess the security posture of systems and networks to reduce the risk of attack. [Read more…]

Packt – Gaining Access and Covering Your Tracks with Kali Linux Oct2018

Packt – Gaining Access and Covering Your Tracks with Kali Linux Oct2018
English | Size: 620.57 MB
Category: E-learning | Linux

Kali Linux contains a large amount of penetration testing tools from various different niches of the security and forensics fields. The Kali Linux penetration testing platform contains a vast array of tools and utilities, from information gathering to final reporting, that enable security and IT professionals to assess the security of their systems.
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Packt – Beginning Metasploit Oct2018

Packt – Beginning Metasploit Oct2018
English | Size: 429.38 MB
Category: Tutorial

Metasploit is a popular penetration testing framework and has one of the largest exploit databases around. It is an essential tool in the penetration tester’s arsenal.

This course teaches you the practical implementation of Metasploit. Each section will get you started with Metasploit by enumerating available services, identifying potential weaknesses, and testing vulnerabilities through exploitation. The course will show you how to correctly configure Metasploit and how to troubleshoot potential errors. You will scan the different services to identify vulnerabilities. Finally, you will explore sophisticated, real-world scenarios where performing penetration tests is a challenge. [Read more…]

Packt – Cybersecurity Methods of Protection Blue Team Activity Oct2018

Packt – Cybersecurity Methods of Protection_Blue Team Activity Oct2018
English | Size: 1.2 GB
Category: Tutorial

Cyber threats and attacks are becoming more common, sophisticated, and damaging. The Alliance is faced with an evolving complex threat environment. State and non-state actors can use cyber attacks in the context of military operations.
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Packt-Blockchain for Business 2018 – The New Industrial Revolution

Packt-Blockchain for Business 2018 – The New Industrial Revolution
English | Size: 1.75 GB
Category: CBTs

You have heard the term blockchain, right? But you are still not very clear about exactly what it is. Or perhaps, you know something about it, but don’t understand how it works, where its value comes from, and how is it developing currently.
The blockchain is the technology powering crypto-assets such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, and many others. And it has become the hottest field in the tech sector now. [Read more…]