Offensive vs Defensive security

Finding vulnerabilities before your attackers do

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Build your own offensive security strategy

Conventionally, most security strategies have relied heavily on defensive approaches to limit the scope for attack. Now, many organisations are finding success by adding 'offensive' measures to their strategy in order to test the robustness of their IT infrastructure and identify potential flaws. Here are some tactics you can use to test the limits of what your environment.

What you'll learn

Reconnaissance

Reconnaissance

Why you should look at vulnerability scanning to identify holes

Modern tactics

Modern tactics

Awareness of malware, phishing, DDoS, MitM attacks & more

Targets

Targets

Who will cyber criminals approach & why?

Find your weak links

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