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Windows Kernel Exploitation Foundations

Register for the March 14-15, 2020 (2-day course)

Ashfaq Ansari "@HackSysTeam"


This is a fast paced course designed to introduce attendees to Windows Kernel Exploitation.

We will cover the basics of Windows Kernel Internals and hands-on fuzzing of Windows Kernel Mode drivers. We will deep-dive into exploit development of Pool based buffer overflow vulnerability in Kernel driver.

PREREQUISITE WARNING Each class has prerequisites for software loads and a laptop is mandatory. These individual class guides will list material the students are expected have knowledge about coming in and software tools that need to be pre-installed before attending so you get the maximum benefit from the focused intermediate or advanced level course. Please pay particular attention to the prerequisites, as the material listed there will not be reviewed in the courses, and will be necessary to get the maximum benefit out of these educational programs.

Key Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this training, participants will be able to:

What to Expect:

What Not to Expect:

Course Content

Windows Internals Memory Management Why to Attack Kernel? Windows Driver Basics Fuzzing Windows Kernel Exploitation Kernel Payload Miscellaneous

Who should attend?

Information Security Professionals, anyone with an interest in understanding Windows Kernel exploitation, Ethical Hackers and Penetration Testers looking to upgrade their skill-set to the kernel level.


Hardware & Software Requirement

A laptop capable of running two virtual machines simultaneously (8 GB of RAM) and 40 GB free hard drive space. Everyone should have Administrator privilege on their laptop.