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Python Penetration Testing Cookbook begins by teaching you how to extract information from web pages. You will learn how to build an intrusion detection system using network sniffing techniques. Next, you will find out how to scan your networks to ensure performance and quality, and how to carry out wireless pen testing on your network to avoid cyber attacks. After that, get to know the different kinds of network attack. Next, you’ll get to grips with designing your own torrent detection program. Learn common vulnerability scenarios and buffer overflow exploitation so you can detect insecure coding. Finally, you’ll master PE code injection methods to safeguard your network.

Key Takeaways:

  • Learn to configure Python in different environment setups
  • Find an IP address from a web page using BeautifulSoup and Scrapy
  • Discover different types of packet sniffing script to sniff network packets
  • Master layer-2 and TCP/ IP attacks.
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The Author

Rejah Rehim is currently a security architect with FAYA India and is a long-time preacher of open source. He is a steady contributor to the Mozilla Foundation, and his name has been featured on the San Francisco Monument made by the Mozilla Foundation. He is a part of the Mozilla addon review board and has contributed to the development of several node modules. He has to his credit the creation of eight Mozilla add-ons, including the highly successful Clear Console add-on, which was selected as one of the best Mozilla add-ons of 2013. With a user base of more than 44,000, it has registered more than 6,90,000 downloads to date. He has successfully created the world’s first, one-of-a-kind security testing browser bundle, PenQ, an open source Linux-based penetration testing browser bundle preconfigured with tools for spidering, advanced web searching, fingerprinting, and so on. Rejah is also an active member of OWASP and is the chapter leader of OWASP Kerala. He is also an active speaker at FAYA:80, one of the premier monthly tech rendezvous in Technopark, Kerala.

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