Introduction to Session Hijacking



In this module, you’ll learn different types of session hijacking, the different ways of launching a session hijack, how to dissect the TCP/IP Protocol Stack and what takes place at each layer of the protocol.

You’ll also learn advanced techniques for session hijacking at both the network and application layer, and the impact of both. Finally, you’ll examine the techniques that are and aren’t in use, and the current tools today.

The topics explored in the Session Hijacking module include:

  • Whiteboard, which shows the interrelationship of all the basic components you’ll utilized for this module
  • And the following labs:
    • Hamster Lab
    • Ferret Lab
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