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Linux Privilege Escalation for Beginners

2020 launch! Learn how to escalate privileges on Linux machines with absolutely no filler.
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7.5

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Platform: Udemy
Video: 6h 20m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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Description

This course focuses on Linux Privilege Escalation tactics and techniques designed to help you improve your privilege escalation game.  Students should take this course if they are interested in:
•Gaining a better understanding of privilege escalation techniques
•Improving Capture the Flag skillset
•Preparing for certifications such as the OSCP, eCPPT, CEH, etc.
What will I learn?
1) How to enumerate Linux systems manually and with tools
2) A multitude of privilege escalation techniques, including:
•Kernel Exploits
•Password Hunting
•File Permissions
•Sudo Attacks
•Shell Escaping
•Intended Functionality
•LD_PRELOAD
•CVE-2019-14287
•CVE-2019-18634
•SUID Attacks
•Shared Object Injection
•Binary Symlinks
•Environment Variables
•Capabilities Attacks
•Scheduled Tasks
•NFS
•Docker

3) Tons of hands-on experience, including:
•11 vulnerable machines total
•Capstone challenge
•Custom lab with no installation required

You will learn

✓ Ethical hacking and penetration testing skills
✓ Linux privilege escalation techniques
✓ Common privilege escalation tools and methodology
✓ Preparation for capture the flag style exams and events

Requirements

• Prior beginner hacking knowledge preferred
• Prior virtualization knowledge preferred
• Access to a Windows machine is preferred

This course is for

• Students interested in ethical hacking and cybersecurity
• Students interested in improving privilege escalation skillset

How much does the Linux Privilege Escalation for Beginners course cost? Is it worth it?

The course costs $29.99.
The average price is $13.7 of 374 Ethical Hacking courses on Udemy.

Does the Linux Privilege Escalation for Beginners course have a money back guarantee or refund policy?

YES, Linux Privilege Escalation for Beginners has a 30-day money back guarantee. The 30-day refund policy is designed to allow students to study without risk.

Are there any SCHOLARSHIPS for this course?

At the moment we could not find an available scholarship for Linux Privilege Escalation for Beginners.

Who is the instructor? Is Heath Adams a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

Heath Adams has created 4 courses that got 22,930 reviews which are generally positive. Heath Adams has taught 190,378 students and received a 4.7 average review out of 22,930 reviews. Depending on the information available, Heath Adams is a TRUSTED instructor.
Senior Penetration Tester
Hi everyone! My name is Heath Adams, but I also go by “The Cyber Mentor” on social media.  I am the founder and CEO of TCM Security and while I am an ethical hacker by trade,  I love to teach!  I have taught courses on multiple platforms, including YouTube, Twitch, and INE.In terms of certifications, I am currently OSCP, OSWP, eCPPTX, eWPT, CEH, Pentest+, CCNA, Linux+, Security+, Network+, and A+ certified.  I’m also a husband, animal dad, tinkerer, and military vet.  I hope you enjoy my courses.

8.6

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Feedback

7.5

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Platform: Udemy
Video: 6h 20m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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