Tactical Hacking Essentials by Orange Cyberdefense



4 days

Delivery Method




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4 days

Delivery Method




ATTEND IN-PERSON: Onsite in Abu Dhabi

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DATE: 7-10 Nov 2022

TIME: 09:00 to 17:00 GST/GMT+4

Date Day Time Duration
07 Nov Monday 0900-17:00 GST/GMT+4 8 Hours – Presentations & Hands-on exercises
08 Nov Tuesday 0900-17:00 GST/GMT+4 8 Hours – Presentations & Hands-on exercises
09 Nov Wednesday 0900-17:00 GST/GMT+4 8 Hours – Presentations & Hands-on exercises
10 Nov Thursday 0900-17:00 GST/GMT+4 8 Hours – Presentations & Hands-on exercises


Are you looking to leap into a penetration testing career and gain essential practical hacking skills? Then this course is for you! This extremely hands-on course is designed to provide you with a complete overview and methodology to start a career in penetration testing. Our core methodologies are instilled throughout this course. You’ll be taken on an immersive journey into the day-to-day tactical operations of a penetration tester.

The course starts off with fundamental security knowledge to provide you with a solid technical base to build upon. The attack model starts from an external perspective with the main objective of taking over an organization.
You’ll be exposed to open-source intelligence gathering techniques, external and web application hacking skills and working your way into an organization, ending with advanced internal network compromises and objective completion. Throughout the course you will gain actual attacker skills and knowledge to apply in real-world scenarios.

Topics covered:
  • History and fundamentals of hacking
  • Methodologies used by active penetration testers
  • Open-source intelligence gathering
  • External infrastructure hacking techniques
  • Web application hacking techniques
  • Enterprise infrastructure hacking techniques
  • Active Directory based attacks
  • Business critical system compromises and actions on objectives
  • Further learning and skills advancement for a career in hacking


Join us and hack hard!

Why You Should Take This Course

This course stems out of the security assessments we’ve been providing our clients over the last 21 years. You get hands on with active organisational environments and gain the required experience to take this to the field.

Who Should Attend

This course is ideal for:
  • Technical managers wanting to gain a better understanding of what the findings in the reports mean.
  • Testers and defenders wanting to learn how hackers are gaining access to networks.
  • Penetration testers who are new to network penetration testing
  • Those who wish to brush up on effective ways to pwn companies from the net and internally.

Key Learning Objectives

  • Attacking large scale internal infrastructure

  • Finding internal vulnerabilities and exploiting them

  • How active directory networks can be abused to suit your needs
  • Prerequisite Knowledge

    A basic/entry-level understanding of organisational networks (Windows networks) and security would be beneficial.

    Hardware / Software Requirements

    Computer with access to the Internet. Firefox browser.

    Your Instructor

    Jason is a security analyst at SensePost. He found his passion in information security during his honours year at Rhodes University where he studied Computer Science and Information systems. When he is not busy hacking into the night he often breaks company signs. 

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