Get this 564 page eBook (a $23 value) free for a limited time. "Learning Ethical Hacking from Scratch" is for anyone interested in learning how to hack and test the security of various systems. It starts from scratch and assumes no prior knowledge of hacking or penetration testing. The book is an overview of tips and techniques covering several areas. Basic terminology, penetration testing, man in the middle attacks, working with Linux Kali and the command line, accessing networks, scanning tools, and web vulnerabilities like XSS and SQL injections are all covered. The book reviews how computer systems work, some of the vulnerabilities, exploiting weaknesses, testing security, and securing systems. The information in the book is presented for educational purposes. The free offer expires 07/23/19.
The book is a free PDF download from TradePub for a limited time. TradePub offers free useful and interesting eBooks on a regular basis. If you don't have an account you can create one for free. The sign up process is a bit lengthy and geared towards businesses. If you're an individual fill in the required information as well as you can to register for an account. If you'd like to expand on the book, the author teaches a (paid) class with the same title at Udemy.
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