This course will provide students with general attack theory and insight into the mind of an attacker. Students will recognize the different types of attackers, their motivations and some of the tools they use including the Backtrack Suite and Scripting languages.
Students will develop knowledge and discover tools used by hackers and state the motivations of hackers.
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.