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Hands-On Hacking Fundamentals [HOH]

SensePost Training

"Start your journey into information security with a hands-on course that will expose you to the technical fundamentals of penetration testing and security practises in the realms of networking, infrastructure, web applications and wireless technologies."

Format: 2 Days In-person

Audience level: Beginner

This introductory hacking course is focused on the fundamentals of the security landscape, how hackers think and the tools, tactics and techniques they use. The course presents the background information, technical skills and basic concepts required to those desiring a foundation in the world of information security from an offensive perspective. Understanding the approaches attacker take will greatly enhance the defensive requirements and understanding required to defend against these attacks. By the end of the course, you will have a good grasp of how vulnerabilities and exploits work, how attackers think about networks and systems and have compromised several of them from an infrastructure, web application and Wi-Fi. perspective.

Key take-aways:

• How to execute attacks based on an attacker methodology and hacker mindset

• A sound technical understanding of the security landscape, vulnerabilities and exploits

• Fundamentals required to attack common Web Application and Wi-Fi vulnerabilities



• 2-day course

• 60% practical and 40% theoretical

• Fully hands-on introductory course

• Delivered by active penetration testers


Key areas of focus:

• Introduction to hacking

• The hacker mindset and methodology

• Recon

• Vulnerabilities

• Exploits

• Web hacking

• Wi-Fi hacking


Our training is delivered via SensePost, the specialist ethical hacking team of Orange Cyberdefense. As one of Black Hat briefings longstanding training partners, we have trained thousands of students for the past two decades about the art of offensive and defensive approaches. It’s safe to say we enjoy teaching others how to pwn networks and applications. Our courses are developed from the work we perform for clients, so that you get a better understanding of how to exploit real-world scenarios. This course aims to expose you to the methodologies used by active penetration testers on their day to day journey with clients and assessments. Join us and hack hard!

SensePost, an elite ethical hacking team of Orange Cyberdefense have been training at BlackHat since 2002. We pride ourselves on ensuring our content, our training environment and trainers are all epic in every way possible. The trainers you will meet are working penetration testers, responsible for numerous tools, talks and 0day releases. This provides you with real experiences from the field along with actual practitioners who will be able to support you in a wide range of real-world security discussions. We have years of experience building environments and labs tailored for learning, after all education is at the core of SensePost and Orange Cyberdefense.

Twitter: @sensepost_train


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