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Practical IoT Security and Penetration testing for Beginners

Learn the Basics of IoT security and jump into practical penetration testing of IoT devices
Ammar Hassan
2,845 students enrolled
English [Auto]
Learn about Basics of IoT devices, architecture and Common IoT vulnerabilities
Utilize tools and techniques for firmware extraction.
Analyze extracted firmware for vulnerabilities and functionalities.
Emulating a firmware for dynamic analysis of IoT devices
Learn to Backdoor a firmware
Analyze vulnerabilities present in Modbus implementations.
Learn Modbus fundamentals, its weaknesses and how to exploit it

Dive into the world of IoT security! This beginner-friendly course equips you with the foundational knowledge of vulnerabilities in connected devices. Learn how to identify threats, understand penetration testing methodologies, and gain hands-on experience through practical exercises. No prior experience is required on IoT devices – just a passion for protecting the interconnected future!

Section 1: Demystifying the Internet of Things (IoT)

  • IoT Fundamentals 101: Grasp the core concepts – components, communication protocols, real-world applications.

  • Unveiling the Architecture: Deep dive into the layers and data flow within IoT systems.

  • Securing the Frontier: Master common IoT vulnerabilities and the consequences of security breaches.

Section 2: Cracking the Code: Firmware Analysis and Manipulation

  • Firmware Extraction Mastery: Unlock the secrets within devices using industry-standard tools and techniques.

  • Firmware Forensics: Analyze extracted firmware to identify vulnerabilities, functionalities, and valuable information.

  • Emulation Engineering: Create safe simulated environments for testing attacks on IoT devices.

  • Advanced Backdooring (Educational Only): Understand the concept of backdooring router and learn to backdoor a real-world WIFI router.

Section 3: Attacking IoT Protocols: MQTT and Modbus for Beginners

  • MQTT for Beginners: Master the Message Queueing Telemetry Transport protocol and its potential security weaknesses.

  • Modbus Mastery: Unlock the secrets of the Modbus protocol used in industrial control systems and identify vulnerabilities.

  • Penetration Testing Prowess: Gain hands-on experience with industry-standard tools and techniques to ethically exploit vulnerabilities and test the security of IoT networks exploiting MQTT and Modbus protocols (Note: Techniques covered for educational purposes only.)

This comprehensive course equips you with the knowledge and skills to become a sought-after expert in securing the ever-expanding world of the Internet of Things.

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