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Best Snort Courses 2021


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Snort Intrusion Detection, Rule Writing, and PCAP Analysis

This course will include written material to go through at your own pace and labs to reinforce concepts from the resources provided. To follow this labs you will need VM VirtualBox, Security Onion, Kali Linux, and Windows 7. These are all free and open source, including the Windows 7 virtual machine which is available free for development purposes. This course is 100% hands-on, except for the initial introduction. Be prepared to follow these labs.

Here are the practical labs. Please refer to the course for a full description:

Lab 1: Configure Security Onion with VirtualBox
Workshop 2: Writing Boleto Malware Snort Rules and PCAP Analysis
Workshop 3: Checking the quality of Snort rules with Dumbpig
Lab 4: Using offset and depth in a snort ruler
Lab 5: Configuring Kali Linux with VirtualBox
Workshop 6: Writing Snort rules (SSH and FTP)
Workshop 7: Configuring Windows 7 Eternalblue Vulnerable VM VirtualBox
Lab 8: Exploitation of Windows 7 Eternalblue and Snort / PCAP analysis
Lab 9: Eternalblue PCAP analysis and Snort rule writing
Lab 10: Configuration of the vulnerable VirtualBox VM for Ubuntu Server 12.04
Lab 11: Ubuntu Server 12.04 Heartbleed Operation and Snort / PCAP Analysis
Lab 12: PCAP Heartbleed Analysis and Snort Rule Writing

You will learn:
Writing Snort Rules
Analyze PCAPS Using Wireshark and Tcpdump
Create virtual machines using VirtualBox
Configure Security Onion
Test Snort Rules Using Automated Scripts
Analyze Snort NIDS Alerts Using Squert
Configure Kali Linux
Test exploits and analyze resulting network traffic

Best Snort Books 2021


SaleBestseller No. 1
Snort Cookbook: Solutions and Examples for Snort Administrators
  • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Orebaugh, Angela (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
SaleBestseller No. 2
Snort Intrusion Detection and Prevention Toolkit
  • Caswell, Brian (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 768 Pages - 04/10/2007 (Publication Date) - Syngress (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 3
Managing Security with Snort & IDS Tools: Intrusion Detection with Open Source Tools
  • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Cox, Kerry (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
Bestseller No. 4
Snort Primer: A FAQ Based Introduction To The Most Popular Open-Source IDS/IPS Program
  • Thomas, Ashley (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 114 Pages - 11/27/2015 (Publication Date) - CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 5
Nessus, Snort, and Ethereal Power Tools: Customizing Open Source Security Applications
  • New
  • Mint Condition
  • Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon
SaleBestseller No. 6
Hack the Stack: Using Snort and Ethereal to Master The 8 Layers of An Insecure Network
  • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Watkins, Stephen (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
SaleBestseller No. 7
Linux Firewalls: Attack Detection and Response with iptables, psad, and fwsnort
  • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Rash, Michael (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
SaleBestseller No. 8
Mastering Linux Security and Hardening - Third Edition: A practical guide to protecting your Linux...
  • Tevault, Donald a (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 618 Pages - 02/28/2023 (Publication Date) - Packt Publishing (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 9
Snort?For Dummies
  • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Scott, Charlie (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
Bestseller No. 10
Secure Your Network For Free- Usins Nmap, Wireshark, Snort, Nessus, And Mrtg
  • Eric Seagren (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 01/01/2007 (Publication Date) - Elsevier (Publisher)

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