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Black Hat Python: Python Programming for Hackers and Pentesters

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I want to learn cyber security but have absolutely no coding or programming knowledge. Where can I start?
When it comes to creating powerful and effective hacking tools, Python is the language of choice for most security analysts. But just how does the magic happen?In Black Hat Python, the latest from Justin Seitz (author of the best-selling Gray Hat Python), you’ll explore the darker side of Python’s capabilities—writing network sniffers, manipulating packets, infecting virtual machines, creating stealthy trojans, and more. You’ll learn how to:Create a trojan command-and-control using GitHubDete…

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I want to learn cyber security but have absolutely no coding or programming knowledge. Where can I start?(r/learnprogramming)

Security is awesome and we want newcomers! Welcome!

I’m a security engineer. I’m also a hacker. They are related disciplines, but not necessarily the same thing. If you want to be really good at helping companies keep their systems safe, it’s a lot easier if you know how to attack stuff. And hacking is fun! So it’s a good place to start.

  1. Learn everything you can about Linux. There’s…. well there’s a lot to learn. You better get started. Most of the important computers in the enterprise space run Linux, so you gotta know how they work to make them safe, and hackers tend to build their tools on Linux. Install it and use it as your daily driver. Learning about operating systems and how they work is really important. I learned Linux by trying to do complicated stuff with it, screwing up, and having to fix my mistakes. While you’re learning Linux, learn about SSH and how it authenticates users. It’s a good place to start learning about crypto and authentication, and a good example of how to do things the right way.

  2. Buy an ardunio and get an LED blinking. Build some project that you think is cool.…

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HowToHack,learnprogramming

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$8.76

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Paperback

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Book Author

Justin Seitz

Book Edition

1

Book Publisher

No Starch Press

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