EC-Council CAST - Exploit Development Overdrive

- Only 3 Days

The EC-Council Centre of Advanced Security Training has arrived at Firebrand Training. On this intensive three-day Exploit Development Overdrive course, you will learn how to write your own application exploits.

Warning: This is not a beginner’s course. It's highly-technical, with many hands-on labs. The course is right for you if you're an: experienced security professional, penetration tester, researcher or application developer.

You will learn how to:

  • Write your own exploits from scratch
  • Discover new vulnerabilities in applications
  • Use Metasploit as an exploit development framework
  • Exploit stack and heap overflows on both Linux and Windows
  • Bypass memory protection measures like DEP, ASLR, and Stack Canaries
  • Write your own shellcode on both Linux and Windows
  • Write stack- and heap-based buffer overflow exploits in both Perl and Python
  • Use debuggers like GDB, Ollydbg, and WinDebug

Note: this course doesn't include an exam, but you'll become Exploit Development Overdrive certified.

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Accredited Training Centre of the Year

Firebrand Training has again won the EC-Council Accredited Training Centre of the Year Award, from a Training Partner network that has more than 700 training centres across 107 countries. This extends a record-breaking run of successive awards to nine years.

Jay Bavisi, President of EC-Council said: “The annual EC-Council Awards highlights the commitment and achievements of our global partners and trainers that have contributed to the information security community.”

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Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. You'll be CAST EDO certified in just 3 days. With us, you’ll be CAST EDO trained in record time
  2. Our CAST EDO course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals. No hidden extras
  3. Pass CAST EDO first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  4. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  5. You’ll learn CAST EDO faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  6. You’ll be studying CAST EDO with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified 74,706 professionals, and we’re partners with all of the big names in the business
  7. You'll do more than study Firebrand's courseware. We use practical exercises to make sure you can apply your new knowledge to the work environment. Our instructors use demonstrations and real-world experience to keep the day interesting and engaging

Think you are ready for the course? Take a FREE practice test to assess your knowledge!

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

This information has been provided as a helpful tool for candidates considering training. Courses that include certification come with a Certification Guarantee. Pass first time or train again for free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs). We do not make any guarantees about personal successes or benefits of obtaining certification. Benefits of certification determined through studies do not guarantee any particular personal successes.

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Module 1: The Exploit Development Process

  • Exploit methodology
  • Fault injection
  • Fuzzers
  • Tools of the trade

Module 2: Introduction to Assembly

  • Linux assembly
  • Windows assembly
  • Writing and debugging assembly programs

Module 3: Writing Shellcode

  • Linux shellcode
  • Windows shellcode

Module 4: Stack-Based Buffer Overflows

  • Memory architecture
  • Fault injection
  • Ollydbg
  • WinDebug
  • Gdb
  • Metasploit tools
  • Writing stack-based overflows for Linux
  • Writing stack-based overflows for Windows

Module 5: SEH Exploits

  • Structured Exception Handling
  • SafeSEH Bypass
  • Writing SEH exploits

Module 6: Advanced Buffer Overflows

  • Bypassing DEP
  • Bypassing ASLR
  • Stack Cookies
  • Egg Hunter Shellcode

Module 7: Heap Overflows

  • Heap architecture
  • Writing heap overflows

Module 8: Advanced Metasploit Framework

  • Writing exploits for Metasploit
  • Advanced Meterpreter

Module 9: Format String Attacks

  • Writing format string attacks

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Official EC-Council Courseware

  • CAST 616 - Exploit Development Overdrive

Firebrand Training offers top-quality technical education and certification training in an all-inclusive course package specifically designed for the needs and ease of our students. We attend to every detail so our students can focus solely on their studies and certification goals.

Our Accelerated Learning Programmes include:

  • Intensive Hands-on Training Utilising our (Lecture | Lab | Review)TM Delivery
  • Comprehensive Study Materials, Program Courseware and Self-Testing Software including MeasureUp *
  • Fully instructor-led program with 24 hour lab access
  • Examination vouchers **
  • On site testing ***
  • Accommodation, all meals, unlimited beverages, snacks and tea / coffee****
  • Transportation to/from designated local railway stations
  • Examination Passing Policy

Our instructors teach to accommodate every student's learning needs through individualised instruction, hands-on labs, lab partner and group exercises, independent study, self-testing, and question/answer drills.

Firebrand Training has dedicated, well-equipped educational facilities where you will attend instruction and labs and have access to comfortable study and lounging rooms. Our students consistently say our facilities are second-to-none.

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We’re currently migrating from printed to digital courseware. Some courseware is already available in digital, while other books remain in printed form. To find out if this course is digital, call us on 080 80 800 888.

There are several benefits of easy-to-use digital courseware: downloads are immediate, and you’ll always have your courseware available wherever you are. You won’t need to wait for a printed book to be delivered before you start learning – and it’s better for the environment.

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Examination Passing Policy

Should a student complete a Firebrand Training Program without having successfully passed all vendor examinations, the student may re-attend that program for a period of one year.  Students will only be responsible for accommodations and vendor exam fees.

Please note

  • * Not on all courses
  • ** Examination vouchers are not included for the following courses: GIAC, CREST and CISSP CBK Review. Exam vouchers may also not be included for Apprentices and will require a separate purchase by an employer due to Education and Skills Funding Agency guidelines.
  • *** On site testing is not included for our GIAC, CREST or ITIL Managers and Revision Certification Courses
  • **** Accommodation not included on the CISSP CBK Review Seminar

See Prerequisites...

You should be familiar with IT security best practices, the basics of TCP/IP networking, and basic programming concepts. You should also be familiar with Metasploit and VMware.

Knowledge of programming languages isn't necessary, but it is beneficial if you have exposure to a common programming or scripting language such as Python, Perl, Ruby, C, C++, or Assembly. A programming background is not required, but you will be writing lots of code in class.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites?

Don’t worry - we’ll discuss your technical background, experience and qualifications to determine whether this accelerated course suits you.

Just call us on 080 80 800 888 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants.

Firebrand is an immersive environment and requires commitment. Some prerequisites are simply guidelines; you may find your unique experience, attitude and determination enables you to succeed on your accelerated course.

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