Leverage the true power of Kali Linux with the help of its tools and take your app security to the next level
Kali Linux Web App Testing will help you prevent different cyber attacks from basic vulnerabilities to ones less spoken of. Firstly, you will be introduced to injection techniques such as SQL injection along with SQLMap. After that, you’ll learn what XSS injection is and how to use XSSER against it. Then you’ll walk through local and remote file inclusions and ways to counteract them. You’ll also learn other cyber invasions such as Remote Command Execution and Cross Site Request Forgery. Furthermore, you’ll see what Open Redirects and Open Proxies are and how to tackle them. Finally, you’ll learn the concept of Clickjacking and how to avoid it. Towards the end of this course, you’ll not only be familiar with various cyber attacks and vulnerabilities, but also know different approaches to deal with them.
Who this course is for
If you're a web developer who wants to make their app impenetrable, then this course is perfect for you. No matter whether you are familiar to Kali Linux or totally new to it, this course will guide you through all the essential tools to kick-start app testing.
What you will learn from this course
Understand what SQL injection is and coupled with SQLMap, how it can infiltrate your system
Protect your system against XSS vulnerabilities by using XSSER
Safeguard user credentials by figuring out how Bruteforcing works
Get to know Remote Command Execution and how it can affect your system
Analyze Cross-Site Request Forgery attacks to defend your system against them
Inspect open proxies and open redirects to shield your system from them
Understand Clickjacking and the best approach to elude it
Jack (linkcabin) is a UK-based independent security researcher, who has a huge passion for information security. He loves reverse engineering, finding vulnerabilities in web applications, and creating video content. He is in the Halls of Fame of Netflix, AT&T, and eBay. Jack also catalogues some of his more technical findings on a blog, and various information security professionals read about them. Much of his day is spent e-mailing companies about vulnerabilities that he comes across in their websites. He finds the offensive side of security an interesting area, and is passionate about researching and communicating with various people about the importance of security. He also aims to change the existing public opinion on hackers.