SANS Penetration Testing: Monthly Archives: Feb 2015

Custom Payloads in Metasploit

[Editor's Note: Mark Baggett shares some useful insights into delivering custom payloads using Metasploit, with a little Python magic to boot! -Ed.] By Mark Baggett You launch your Metasploit exploit. It looks like it is working but no session is created. What happened? Your exploit just got popped by antivirus software. Such a bummer. Antivirus … Continue reading Custom Payloads in Metasploit


EXTRA EXTRA! The New SANS Pen Test Poster

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! This week, many of you will be receiving our brand-spankin' new SANS Pen Test Poster in the mail. Please be on the lookout, because it's got some really cool stuff on attack surfaces, tools, and techniques. It's included in the mailing with the SANS Security West brochure. The poster … Continue reading EXTRA EXTRA! The New SANS Pen Test Poster


2014 SANS Holiday Hack Winners and Official Answers

[Editor's Note: Every year for eleven seasons now, SANS creates a Holiday Hack challenge for you to build your skills with real-world infosec tools and techniques, all the while having some good holiday-inspired fun, for everyone to participate in, no charge at all. If you haven't checked out our most recent SANS Holiday Hack Challenge, … Continue reading 2014 SANS Holiday Hack Winners and Official Answers