Hacking 101: An Ethical Hackers Guide for Getting from Beginner to Professional

Gavin Loughridge
Dec 10, 2018 · 7 min read

1. Getting started

Hackthis.co.uk

Hakcthis.co.uk is an accessible gamified hacking intro.

Microcorruption.com

Microcorruption.com offers a terrific way to learn about assembly hacking and buffer overflows.

Vulnhub.com

Vulnhub will expose you to tools of the trade like Nmap.

2. Getting serious

The Web Application Hacker’s Handbook

There’s a copy of The Web Application Hackers Handbook on my desk at Praetorian and another one at home.

Pentesterlabs.com

Hackthebox.com

While Hackthebox is free, you’ll have to hack your way in first.

3. Getting hired

eLearnSecurity

Offensive Security Certified Professional

Praetorian Tech Challenges

Conclusions

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