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Windows Exploitation & Analysis (WEA)

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Cost (single seat): $5,500

Course Length: 5 Days

Recommended for: Intermediate Students

Additional group and government discounts available. Contact Parrot Labs for more information.

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What will you get out of WEA?

Students will learn the essentials of offensive methodology that focus on Windows systems and modern techniques.

What does WEA offer?

  • Textbook and lab manual to accompany instruction
  • Access to a personal sandboxed network with dozens of virtual machines, including switches, routers, firewalls
  • Tactics, techniques and procedures to gain access to networks

Why should you enroll in WEA?

Learn the essentials of offensive methodology and analysis with a focus on Windows systems.

  • Use the Browser Exploitation Framework (BeEF) to control clients
  • Deploy and control an IRC based botnet
  • Learn Windows security bypass techniques

What topics are covered in WEA?


  • Analyze the offensive methodology and information gathered using open-source tools


  • Use open-source tools to scan networks and servers


  • Send exploits using the Metasploit Framework (MSF)
  • Redirect traffic for obfuscating point of origin and lateral movement within a network using tunneling techniques
  • Compile and deploy actual malware to set up a small botnet using client-side exploits


  • Learn about the Windows Registry, Offensive Digital Forensics and Windows Active Directory queries
  • Manage open-source and native tools to find files of interest
  • Discover how to crack passwords and use the pass-the-hash technique to move around a remote Windows network