Over 100 practical recipes that leverage custom scripts and integrated tools in Kali Linux to help you effectively master network scanning
About This Book
Learn the fundamentals behind commonly used scanning techniques
Deploy powerful scanning tools that are integrated into the Kali Linux testing platform
The practical recipes will help you automate menial tasks and build your own script library
Who This Book Is For
This book is for information security professionals and casual security enthusiasts alike. It provides foundational principles if you're a novice, but will also introduce scripting techniques and in-depth analysis if you're more advanced. Whether you are brand new to Kali Linux or a seasoned veteran, this book will help you both understand and ultimately master many of the most powerful and useful scanning techniques in the industry. It is assumed that you have some basic security testing experience.
What You Will Learn
Develop a network-testing environment to test scanning tools and techniques
Understand the principles of network-scanning tools by building scripts and tools
Identify distinct vulnerabilities in web apps and remote services and learn how they are exploited
Perform comprehensive scans to identify listening on TCP and UDP sockets
Get started with different Kali desktop environments--KDE, MATE, LXDE, and Xfce
Use Sparta for information gathering, port scanning, fingerprinting, vulnerability scanning, and more
Evaluate DoS threats and learn how common DoS attacks are performed
Learn how to use Burp Suite to evaluate web applications
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