Network+: WiFi

Wifi falls under IEEE 802.11. Versions   Security   Network Chuck: “WI-FI 6, Why it’s the BIGGEST update to Wi-Fi EVER! – 802.11ax” – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8cmmVEoftEM

A+ Topic: Sample Tests and Questions

First, don’t forget to review material on Professor Messer’s channel on Youtube. Next, do a good Google search for Free CompTIA Sample Tests and Questions. Good Resources ProProfs (https://www.proprofs.com/) ExamCollection (https://www.examcollection.com/) ExamCompass (https://www.examcompass.com/comptia/a-plus-certification/free-a-plus-practice-tests) Terrible Resources Any source that has “braindumps” in the URL or on the pages is awful. They are highly likely to lead …

ECC Certified Incident Handler Training May 29th – 31st, 2019

The hottest certification org in Albuquerque: EC-Council’s Certified Incident Handler training is coming May 29th – 31st, 2019. See https://lnkd.in/ezAYtJf Lots of my students ask about more advanced certifications, which really means, which advanced topics to study. Interested in pen testing? Or being a CISO? Forensics? Or incident management? Things get very specialized once you’re …

Using Backtrack: Network Mapping: Identify Live Hosts: hping

[Registered users of my site can access a whole series of articles and tutorials on security and networking tools, including BackTrack. Here’s a taste. – Glenn] hping, hping2 and hping3 Purpose: The various versions of hping provide either a command-line or TCL interface. All of them are used to craft packets at the very lowest …

Using Backtrack: Network Mapping: Identify Live Hosts: PBNJ

PBNJ: ScanPBNJ and OutputPBNJ Purpose: The PBNJ tools are Perl scripts that use nmap to audit and a database to track changes to your network, and display change notifications. Discussion: From the website: PBNJ is a suite of tools written in Perl. PBNJ calls Nmap to perform a scan and then PBNJ correlates the information …

Using Backtrack: Network Mapping: Identify Live Hosts: onesixtyone

onesixtyone Purpose: onesixtyone scans SNMP community strings. Simple Network Management Protocol, after all, does indeed offer management. Discussion: From the website: onesixtyone takes a different approach to SNMP scanning. It takes advantage of the fact that SNMP is a connectionless protocol and sends all SNMP requests as fast as it can. Then the scanner waits …

Using Backtrack: Network Mapping: Identify Live Hosts: nsat

nsat – the Network Security Analysis Tool Discussion: From the README: NSAT is a fast, stable bulk security scanner designed to audit remote networkservices and check for versions, security problems, gather information aboutthe servers and the machine and much more. Unlike many other auditing tools,it can collect information about services independently of vulnerabilities,which makes it …

Using Backtrack: Network Mapping: Identify Live Hosts: Netifera

Netifera Purpose: Network enumeration and packet sniffing. Discussion: Like Autoscan-Network, Netifera provides a nice GUI for scanning networks, with customizable workspaces and sub-spaces. It’s pretty, simple, and pretty simple to use. I did find that if I added hosts to an existing scan, when it was re-scanned Netifera didn’t detect them, or at least report …