Work with Various Tools

Practice Labs Module
Time
57 minutes
Difficulty
Intermediate

Welcome to the Work with Various Tools Practice Lab. In this module, you will be provided with the instructions and devices needed to develop your hands-on skills.

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Overview

Introduction

Welcome to the Work with Various Tools Practice Lab. In this module, you will be provided with the instructions and devices needed to develop your hands-on skills.

Learning Outcomes

In this module, you will complete the following exercises:

  • Exercise 1 - Work with Various Penetration Testing Tools

After completing this lab, you will be able to:

  • Switch Off the Windows Firewall on PLABWIN810
  • Start a Meterpreter Session on a Windows System
  • Create a Backdoor User
  • Enable Remote Desktop in Windows Firewall
  • Enable Remote Desktop Using Meterpreter
  • Use the Incognito Module
  • Work with Searchsploit
  • Work with Impacket

Exam Objectives

The following exam objectives are covered in this lab:

  • PT0-001: 4.2 Compare and contrast various use cases of tools
  • PT0-001: 2.2 Given a scenario, perform a vulnerability scan

Lab Duration

It will take approximately 1 hour to complete this lab.

Exercise 1 - Work with Various Penetration Testing Tools

Metasploit framework is one of the key tools used in penetration testing. Other than this, you can also work with Meterpreter, which has the capability to run different types of modules for attacking a system. For example, you can work with the Incognito module, which does not require you to steal the user’s password for compromising a system. You can instead work with tokens and impersonate a user. It simplifies the process of compromising a system.

In this exercise, you will learn to work with various penetration testing tools.

Learning Outcomes

After completing this exercise, you will be able to:

  • Switch Off the Windows Firewall on PLABWIN810
  • Start a Meterpreter Session on a Windows System
  • Create a Backdoor User
  • Enable Remote Desktop in Windows Firewall
  • Enable Remote Desktop Using Meterpreter
  • Use the Incognito Module
  • Work with Searchsploit
  • Work with Impacket
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