Advanced Web Hacking



Only 3 Days



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5/2/2024 (Monday)


Advanced Web Hacking

On this accelerated NotSoSecure Advanced Web Hacking Hacking course, you’ll gain a greater understanding of hacking techniques and learn advanced vulnerability identification and exploitation methods.

In just 3 days, you’ll build knowledge on some lesser-known and undetected vulnerabilities and be able to practice hacks which affect real-life products. You’ll learn the hacking techniques used to compromise:

  • Web applications
  • API;s
  • Cloud components

Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology will allow you to train at twice the speed of traditional training in a distraction-free environment. At the end of this course, you’ll also be given access to the Hacking lab for a further 30 days to practice and master the concepts you learnt on the course.


This course is ideal for anyone who wants to boost/improve their hacking skills, and anyone who fits one of the following profiles:

  • Web Developers
  • SOC Analysts
  • DevOps Engineers
  • Network Engineers
  • Security Architects
  • Intermediate-level penetration testers
  • Security enthusiasts


Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.

Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.

Firebrand Training provides instruction to meet every learning need:

  • Intensive group instruction
  • One-on-one instruction attention
  • Hands-on labs
  • Lab partner and group exercises
  • Question and answer drills
  • Independent study


  • Module 1: Business logic flaws/Authorisation flaws
  • Module 2: XML external entity (XXE) attack
  • Module 3: Breaking crypto
  • Module 4: Remote code execution (RCE)
  • Module 5: SQL injection masterclass
  • Module 6: Tricky file upload
  • Module 7: Server-side request forgery (SSRF)
  • Module 8: Attacking the cloud
  • Module 9: Attacking hardened CMS
  • Module 10: Web caching attacks
  • Module 11: Miscellaneous vulnerabilities
  • Module 12: Attack chaining N tier vulnerability chaining leading to RCE
  • Module 13: Various case studies
  • Module 14: B33R-101

Exam Track

There is no exam for this accelerated course.

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Accommodation is included from the night before the course starts. This doesn't apply for online courses.
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free as many times as it takes, unlimited for 1 year. Just pay for accommodation, exams, and incidental costs.


Before attending this accelerated course, it is recommended you complete one of the following courses:

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


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