This Behavioral Malware Analysis course teaches students the fundamental skills necessary to analyze malicious software from a behavioral perspective. From simple key loggers to massive botnets, this class covers a wide variety of current threats. Using system monitoring tools and analytic software, students will analyze real-world malware samples in a training environment, giving them hands-on experience building secure lab environments, classifying malware, analyzing behavioral characteristics and their effects to systems, and documenting findings.
• Threat operation analysts seeking to have a better understanding of malware
• Incident responders who need to quickly address a system security breach
• Forensic investigators who need to identify malicious software
• Individuals who have experimented with malware analysis and want to expand their malware analysis techniques and methodologies.
• How to identify malware and discover its capabilities
• How to set up a secure lab environment to analyze malicious software
• How to use free tools to characterize malware samples quickly
• Obfuscation methods used by attackers to escape detection
Before taking this course, students should have a comprehensive understanding of Windows, including its major internal components, and a basic understanding of TCP/IP networking.
*Course Cost listed does not include the cost of courseware or exam. Course is subject to a minimum enrollment to run. Course may run virtually as a Virtual Instructor-Led (VILT) class if the minimum enrollment is not met. If the course is under the minimum enrollment the course may run as 4 day class (Bootcamp Style). For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 207-775-0244.