You will learn how to use Nmap to implement a wide variety of
practical tasks related to pentesting and network monitoring. The
tutorial will start with basic scanning techniques and explain Nmap
fundamentals. Moving on, we will cover the advanced functionalities of
the Nmap Scripting Engine (NSE) such as libraries, scripts, APIs, and so
on. You will be able to perform custom tasks, learn the fundamentals of
Lua programming, scan and assess mail servers and databases, Windows
machines and their associated services as well as large networks.
About the Author
Fotis Chantzis has been a member of the main Nmap development
team since 2009, when he wrote Ncrack under the mentorship of Fyodor,
the original author of Nmap, during Google Summer of Code 2009 and 2010.
He also represented Nmap at the Google Mentor Summit in October 2016.
He is passionate about network security and is actively and
professionally involved in the information security field, with his
research having been published on Phrack and other venues.