Overview

This course covers basic information about social engineering. We will explore some fake social media profiles, craft our very own phishing email and malicious payload using the Social Engineering Toolkit (SET) in Kali Linux, and play the “victim” by opening the malicious file.

Course Content

Course Description

This course covers basic information about social engineering. We will explore some fake social media profiles, craft our very own phishing email and malicious payload using the Social Engineering Toolkit (SET) in Kali Linux, and play the “victim” by opening the malicious file.

The course will help you understand why you should limit the information you are sharing on social media. We will also cover some basic items to include in your security awareness program. This course is beginner level, but students are expected to have basic computer knowledge. The course is targeted towards students that are studying for the EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) and/or the CompTIA Pentest+ certification examinations.

Instructed By

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Ken Underhill
Master Instructor at Cybrary
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Certificate Of Completion

Complete this course and earn a Social Engineering Certificate of Completion