MMSCYBER009: Setting Up a Cyber Test Lab (1 Day)


This course is designed for an average user to obtain the skills needed for setting up a professional working test platform.

Using both free and commercial off the shelf software (COTS) to design and implement an accepted standard test-bed for both training and experimentation with emphasis on value for effort and dollar expended. Students will learn the fundamentals of operating virtual machines and its basic techniques. In addition, students will also have hands on experience with implementing various command line operations and tasks.

After completing this course students will have ability to create a lab environment in order to successfully set up ethical test labs. This includes but is not limited to:

  • Building a Hardware and Software Test Platform
  • Passive Information Gathering
  • Analyzing Network Traffic
  • Detecting Live Systems and Analyzing Results
  • Enumerating Systems
  • Automating Encryption and Tunneling Techniques
  • Automated Attack and Penetration Tools
  • Securing Wireless Systems
  • An Introduction to Malware
  • Detecting Intrusions and Analyzing Malware
  • Forensics Detection