Cyber Offence

The aim of this course is to provide the foundation for offensive tactical cyber operations, to develop knowledge and skills of various tools, techniques and procedures (TTP) involved with offensive cyber operations, and to develop competence in addressing strategic, operational and tactical issues of cyber operations. Students will be walked through the various stages of the Cyber Kill Chain, which is an industry-accepted methodology for understanding how an attacker will conduct the activities necessary to cause harm to an organisation. For every stage, students will get hands-on experience with various TTPs as employed by cyber threat actors.

Topics covered include:

  • Enumeration
  • Exploitation
  • Escalation
  • Netcat and Wireshark
  • OS Fingerprinting
  • Vulnerability Scanning
  • Social Engineering
  • Avoiding Attribution

Affiliated Courses: Cyber Security Boot Camp & Intrusion Analysis and Response

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UNSW Canberra Cyber

UNSW Canberra Cyber is a unique, cutting-edge, interdisciplinary research and teaching centre, working to develop the next generation of cyber security experts and leaders.

The centre is based in Canberra at the Australian Defence Force Academy and provides professional, undergraduate and post graduate education in cyber security. Our air-gapped, state of the art cyber range offers a secure environment where we deliver a number of technical and highly specialised learning opportunities.

Our courses are designed to give the next generation of cyber security professionals the skill sets needed to thrive in the industry. We can also create bespoke professional education programs tailored to your organisation's needs.

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