You understand IT security but want to learn more about the cat and mouse game of cyber operations. Cyber Operations Fast Track (COFT) provides you with both theoretical and hands-on technical learning to ‘get your head around’ offensive and defensive cyber operations.
COFT is an abridged version of FIFTH DOMAIN ‘s more comprehensive OCO and DCO courses spread across 10 weeks of 3-hour classes. It is designed to make our training more accessible to people who may be interested in moving into a career in cyber operations but not sure what is involved. The course is fast-paced but will provide you with the foundation for further learning.
Understand and apply core offensive and defensive cyber operations principles and techniques:
COFT is delivered over ten weeks with weekly 3-hour evening classes. The course is delivered on-site at Fifth Domain’s training facility in the center of Canberra. Participants are required to BYOD laptop with wi-fi connectivity.
Students need a good technical foundation with the ability to troubleshoot technical problems.
Wednesday evenings 1730-2030
01 March - 17 May 2017
Full-time students $600
Early-bird (pay before 31 Jan) $800
Standard enrolment $1200
Payment details will be provided
Offensive Cyber Tradecraft Taxonomy
Open source and network reconnaissance
Target exploitation and implant installation
Maintaining persistence and operation assurance
Data exfiltration and propagating access
Individual challenge to compromise a single target machine
Team exercise to infiltrate a medium network and recover intelligence
SOC capabilities – protection, collection, detection, analysis, reporting, response
Protection: hardening and obfuscation
Collection: network and host
Detection: signatures and anomalies
Analysis: verification and correlation
Individual challenge to defend a small network against an automated attack
Team exercise to defend a medium network against a determined actor