Developer's Edition I
Duration: 5 DaysCommercial: $3,495Government: $2,800

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Developer’s I

Art of Exploitation: Developer’s Edition I provides an overview of technologies and techniques implemented to utilize backdoors and rootkits as the platform to introduce Windows development to the student. The course will start with basic Windows API’s and end with advanced Device Driver development. A major facet of this course is an overview of technologies security tools from an attacker’s point of view. A better understanding of tool implementation is useful from a defensive and forensic stance as well as for security.

Target Audience

Professionals with knowledge of C/C++ programming and Operating System Fundamentals.


  1. Backdoor and Rootkit Overview
  2. Windows Overview
  3. Windows API Overview
  4. Backdoor Development
  5. Networking
  6. Processes and Threads
  7. File System
  8. Dynamic Link Libraries
  9. Droppers Windows Services
  10. DLL Injection
  11. Windows Drivers
  12. Driver Programming
  13. Kernel Debugging
  14. Driver Loading
  15. Driver Communication
  16. SSDT Hooking
  17. IRP Hooking
  18. DKOM
  19. 64-Bit DKOM
  20. 64-Bit SSDT Hooking
  21. Windows PatchGuard
Developer's I Datasheet

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