PHP for Penetration Testing: Advanced Social Engineering Tool Development

Shivam Giri
Shivam Giri
Last Update August 15, 2023
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About This Course

The PHP for Penetration Testing

Advanced Social Engineering Tool Development course is designed to equip aspiring ethical hackers, cybersecurity professionals, and penetration testers with the knowledge and skills necessary to develop advanced social engineering tools using PHP. Social engineering is a critical aspect of penetration testing, as it exploits human psychology and manipulates individuals to gain unauthorized access to systems, networks, or sensitive information.

Throughout this comprehensive course, participants will delve into the depths of PHP, a versatile and widely-used programming language for web development, and harness its power to create sophisticated social engineering tools. By combining practical hands-on exercises, real-world scenarios, and expert guidance, this course empowers students to build effective tools that simulate real-life social engineering attacks.

Key Learning Objectives:

  1. PHP Fundamentals: Gain a solid foundation in PHP programming, including syntax, variables, data types, control structures, and functions.
  2. Web Application Security: Understand common vulnerabilities and attack vectors in web applications, focusing on those that can be exploited through social engineering.
  3. Social Engineering Techniques: Explore various social engineering techniques and methodologies used to exploit human behavior, such as phishing, pretexting, baiting, and tailgating.
  4. Building Social Engineering Tools: Learn how to leverage PHP to develop advanced tools for automating social engineering attacks, including email spoofing, credential harvesting, and malicious file execution.
  5. Exploiting Human Psychology: Discover psychological principles and manipulation techniques that are utilized in social engineering attacks, such as authority, urgency, reciprocity, and familiarity.
  6. Social Engineering Awareness: Develop an understanding of the countermeasures and defense mechanisms employed to mitigate social engineering attacks, and learn how to effectively raise awareness among individuals and organizations.
  7. Ethical and Legal Considerations: Emphasize the importance of ethical hacking practices and the legal implications surrounding social engineering activities.
  8. Practical Application: Apply acquired knowledge and skills through hands-on exercises, case studies, and simulated scenarios, to strengthen your ability to identify, exploit, and defend against social engineering attacks.

By the end of this course, participants will possess the necessary expertise to create advanced social engineering tools using PHP, enabling them to assess and fortify the security posture of organizations and protect against social engineering threats. Whether you are an aspiring penetration tester, a cybersecurity enthusiast, or a professional seeking to enhance your skill set, this course will equip you with the practical skills and knowledge required to navigate the challenging landscape of social engineering

Learning Objectives

PHP Fundamentals: Gain a solid foundation in PHP programming, including syntax, variables, data types, control structures, and functions.
Web Application Security: Understand common vulnerabilities and attack vectors in web applications, focusing on those that can be exploited through social engineering.
Social Engineering Techniques: Explore various social engineering techniques and methodologies used to exploit human behavior, such as phishing, pretexting, baiting, and tailgating.
Building Social Engineering Tools: Learn how to leverage PHP to develop advanced tools for automating social engineering attacks, including email spoofing, credential harvesting, and malicious file execution.
Exploiting Human Psychology: Discover psychological principles and manipulation techniques that are utilized in social engineering attacks, such as authority, urgency, reciprocity, and familiarity.
Social Engineering Awareness: Develop an understanding of the countermeasures and defense mechanisms employed to mitigate social engineering attacks, and learn how to effectively raise awareness among individuals and organizations.
Ethical and Legal Considerations: Emphasize the importance of ethical hacking practices and the legal implications surrounding social engineering activities.
Practical Application: Apply acquired knowledge and skills through hands-on exercises, case studies, and simulated scenarios, to strengthen your ability to identify, exploit, and defend against social engineering attacks.

Curriculum

16 Lessons

Module 1: Introduction to Penetration Testing and Social Engineering

Introduction of Penetration Testing , types of penetration testing00:11:00
Concept of Social Engineering00:7:16

Module 2: PHP Fundamentals for Penetration Testing

Module 3: Facebook Phishing: Designing a Custom Credential Harvesting Tool

Module 4: Cyber Reconnaissance and Digital Footprinting: Tracking and Analysis Techniques with PHP

Module 5: Email Spoofing Tool Development

Module 6: Understanding Social Engineering Techniques

Module 7 : Exploiting Human Psychology in Social Engineering

Module 8: Social Engineering Awareness and Defense

Module 9: Ethical and Legal Considerations in Social Engineering

Module 10: Hands-On Practical Exercises and Case Studies

Your Instructors

Shivam Giri

Founder & CEO

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Shivam Giri, the founder of Cyber Yodha, is a passionate entrepreneur and entertaining influencer. He is a staunch advocate for ethical hacking and cyber security measures. He is a strong supporter of ethical hacking and cyber security. He hopes to pass on his practical knowledge and skills in the field of information security. Shivam Giri is an ethical hacking educator who is extremely enthusiastic about his work. Students, job seekers, professionals, entrepreneurs, and others benefit from his instruction. They offer training and services both domestically and internationally. Career Shivam Giri started his career through freelancing in 2017 when he was only 18 years old. After this Shivam formed his own online Ethical Hacking Institute. In which he used to provide online ethical hacking workshops. Have potential to attain the satisfaction to offer quality work. On the Professional basis have worked with various Organisation in Education, Entertainment, Real States, E-commerce, Corporate and other Sector Now Shivam has trained more than 4600+ peoples across India. He has own team. Shivam gives seminars in different-different collages, companies, schools on Cyber Security Awareness Programs About Cyber Yodha Cyber Yodha was founded with a vision to make learning easier and accessible. From over 30 courses for both Classroom Training and Online Programs, we make sure that each student receives the best education. The complete course structure is verified and taught by certified instructors with a main objective to create a inclusive learning experience. The perfect choice when it comes to adding something extra to your profile or brushing up on your existing knowledge. Each course has its set of challenges and quizzes for a thorough assessment. Talk to our consultants for a walk through and start your learning journey today
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Level
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Lectures
16 lectures
Language
Hindi
Enrollment validity: Lifetime

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