?
Solved

IT Security

Posted on 2012-03-27
2
Medium Priority
?
420 Views
Last Modified: 2012-03-29
I am taking an IT Security class, We have a project that requires students to attack each other. The games consist of offensive and defensive challenges, with each team keeping its own network and services up and running while attacking the competiothers. The OS is windows.
I have no idea how to do that, Would you advice me of some web sites that guide me through that?
0
Comment
Question by:lojayn
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
2 Comments
 
LVL 25

Assisted Solution

by:madunix
madunix earned 240 total points
ID: 37773070
0
 
LVL 6

Accepted Solution

by:
awaggoner earned 260 total points
ID: 37773079
http://www.csoonline.com/article/221695/red-team-versus-blue-team-how-to-run-an-effective-simulation

http://www.breakingpointsystems.com/community/blog/red-team-blue-team-a-better-approach-to-cyber-security-training/
http://www.breakingpointsystems.com/community/blog/red-team-blue-team-2-advanced-cyber-exercises/

Generally speaking, have your defense and attacks planned out and practiced before the actual challenge.  Don't waste time downloading tools.  Have everything you need on a couple of USB drives (make sure you have backups).

If your opponent is relying on downloading patches/tools, get them offline with DoS attacks.  Don't forget the infrastructure if it is fair game (switches, routers, etc).  Try to get an inventory of what will be in the simulation and build your attacks and defenses around that.

Password cracking tools (Cain & Able, John the Ripper, etc) and vulnerability scanners ( Nessus ) are a must.

The actual step by step is something you will need to work out yourself.  Be careful during your research.  You don't want to get your computer infected with Malware.
0

Featured Post

Bringing Advanced Authentication to the SMB Market

WatchGuard announces the acquisition of advanced authentication provider, Datablink, with one mission – to bring secure authentication to SMB, mid-market, and distributed enterprises with a cloud-based solution, ideal for resale via their established channel & MSSP community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This is a guide to the following problem (not exclusive but here) on Windows: Users need our support and we supporters often use global administrative accounts to do this. Using these accounts safely is a real challenge. Any admin who takes se…
The term "Bad USB" is a buzz word that is usually used when talking about attacks on computer systems that involve USB devices. In this article, I will show what possibilities modern windows systems (win8.x and win10) offer to fight these attacks wi…
This is my first video review of Microsoft Bookings, I will be doing a part two with a bit more information, but wanted to get this out to you folks.
In this video you will find out how to export Office 365 mailboxes using the built in eDiscovery tool. Bear in mind that although this method might be useful in some cases, using PST files as Office 365 backup is troublesome in a long run (more on t…
Suggested Courses

770 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question