Overview

Ping is one of the oldest utilities in computing history. Nearly as old as the internet itself, the ability to send a data packet to a given server as part of a discovery, troubleshooting, or reconnaissance process is a fundamental aspect of security work. Now, Ping has gotten an upgrade. hping3 is a utility which allows you to perform the same basic functionality of ping, but across a plethora of protocols and methodologies. It's a fresh face on an old tactic, and one which will help propel you…

Course Content

BSWJ: Automater

Course Description

Ping is one of the oldest utilities in computing history. Nearly as old as the internet itself, the ability to send a data packet to a given server as part of a discovery, troubleshooting, or reconnaissance process is a fundamental aspect of security work. Now, Ping has gotten an upgrade. hping3 is a utility which allows you to perform the same basic functionality of ping, but across a plethora of protocols and methodologies. It's a fresh face on an old tactic, and one which will help propel you through your security work.

Teaching Assistant Vikramajeet Khatri

(Disclaimer: Breaking Stuff with Joe is a Cybrary series that will be running indefinitely. You will not earn CEU/CPE hours by watching any individual 'Breaking Stuff with Joe' episode. However, you can still earn a certificate of completion for each episode completed.)

Instructed By

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Joe Perry
Director of Research at Cybrary
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Certificate Of Completion

Complete this course and earn a How to Use Automater (BSWJ) Certificate of Completion

Verticals

CyberSecurity