• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

As a security professional learning the ins and outs of exploitation can be challenging. In this course, Exploit Development and Execution with the Metasploit Framework, you'll develop an understanding of assembly language so you can use it to exploit software applications. First, you'll learn the basics of efficiently using assembly language in practice. Next, you'll be introduced and explore reverse engineering. Finally, you'll discover how to utilize the Metasploit Framework for exploitation. By the end of this course, you'll have an understanding of the basics of exploitation, and will have an idea of how this looks in practice.

Learning Objectives

  • Reverse Engineering Fundamentals
  • Stack Overflows Basics
  • Stack Overflow Exploitation
  • Porting Exploits to the Metasploit Framework
  • Assembly Tricks to Locate Shellcode

Structured Exception Handler

Framework Connections

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.

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