Hashing has become a critical part of the information security landscape, from adding an extra layer of security when you store data, to verifying the integrity of files. This lab will test your ability to both generate and decode hashes. The hashing algorithms used in these labs are utilized every day in corporate environments. By knowing how to generate hashes users can ensure and verify data integrity. Being able to crack hashes gives an auditor the ability to validate the strength of passwords generated by their users

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About CyDefe

CyDefe was founded in 2015 to educate others about risks and threats so that they could protect themselves better. CyDefe focuses on providing students with assessments, including CTF (Capture-the-flag) challenges, on a variety of cybersecurity subjects mainly focused on penetration testing and ethical hacking. The company’s mission is to help people understand the “cyber world.” The hands-on assessments are proven to enhance your understanding and skill level and provide an efficient and convenient source to further your education on your own time. The catalog is entirely browser-based making learning accessible wherever you have internet access — search assessments based on the desired topic, skill level, or correlation to career type. You can learn individually or with your team while tracking performance using Cybrary’s data and analytic metrics. Organizations all over the world train their employees with the CyDefe catalog on Cybrary. The myriad of assessments will leverage your company as you practice with premium learning resources and develop the industry’s most sought after skills. You can also access content tailored to job roles giving you the ability to train employees based on needed job fulfillment and skills levels. Employees can also develop and master skills essential to the positions they wish to acquire allowing them to progress in their field. Access the CyDefe catalog, along with a variety of other lab vendors, through Cybrary for Business or Cybrary Insider Pro.

What is Included in the CyDefe Labs Catalog?

CyDefe provides users with a variety of Capture the Flag assessments that are a fun way to learn and gain hands-on experiences. The catalog is composed of game-based labs and users are referred to as “players.” This interactive catalog is the most effective way to train cybersecurity or I.T. teams. The entire CyDefe catalog is accessible through Cybrary which contains the following lab topics:

SOC (Junior) SOC (Entry) SOC (Senior) CTF Pentest Attacks 101 ATT&CK Matrix Basic Network Devices Basic Network Protocols Cable basics Cryptography Encryption basics Incident Response Linux Basics Linux System Admin Basics Memory Analysis Basics Network Types OSI Model OSINT Packet Analysis Packet Analysis Basics Password Hashes Recon Registry Analysis Reverse Engineering Steganography TCP/IP basics Vulnerability Scan Windows Basics ICS Packet Analysis

Access Unlimited CyDefe Labs

With this catalog of secure coding labs, you and your team will have completely unlimited, on-demand access to CyDefe's game-based secure coding training that can be used anytime, and anywhere. These labs are included in the Cybrary for Business package, as well as Cybrary Insider Pro, and all access occurs directly through the Cybrary website. All labs are completed directly in the user’s browser and can be stopped and started at any time.