Course DescriptionIn this workshop, students learn the basic mechanics of denial of service (DoS) attacks, common attack vectors used, and mitigation techniques. They then participate in a hands-on lab in which they first perform successful denial of service attacks and then implement firewall rules to mitigate them.
• What is a DoS attack?
• Basic networking concepts
• Common DoS attack categories, methods, and mitigation strategies
• Lab part 1: Executing three types of DoS attacks against a target
• Lab part 2: Hardening the target before executing the attacks a second time
• Question & Answer