What you'll learn

  • Gain critical skills to become a penetration tester, ethical hacker, and security professional
  • You will become skilled at testing your network security using one of the most powerful network security tools available.
  • Learn how to rapidly scan networks for undiscovered hosts and services
  • Find vulnerable systems during penetration tests
  • Learn the basics of the Nmap Scripting Engine (NSE) and start to build your own NSE scripts
  • Perform network scanning safely and effectively


  • Students should have the knowledge and ability to setup virtual machines to run Nmap on and to scan against.
  • Basic familiarity with the Linux command line is extremely helpful
  • A computer system with the sufficient hardware resources to run one to two virtual machines. 4GBs of memory is a minimum and 8GBs is recommended.


What is this course about?

You will become an expert using the most powerful and flexible network scanner available. Nmap is the scanner that other scanners are measured against and you will know how to use it from start to finish.

This course will start off with the basics of network scanning with Nmap and move into how you can use it safely and effectively in your network. You will use practical examples and demonstrations to learn how to use Nmap right now!

Why should you take this course?

This course is based on real experiences using Nmap in network security tests on a huge variety of networks. When you are done, you will have the information you need to safely and effectively scan networks for vulnerabilities, services, and hosts. You will start out at the very basics and work your way up to writing your own basic Nmap Scripting Engine (NSE) scripts.

You will learn a core tool that will help you become a more effective:

  • penetration tester,
  • ethical hacker,
  • security professional
  • systems administrator
  • IT professional

Nmap is an incredibly powerful tool that you can use to troubleshoot network issues, find unknown network services, and vulnerabilities. 

The Course Tree is a global platform for learning courses online. The school revolves around being sustainable by providing quality education around the globe and that too at affordable prices for people who have a strong longing to learn.


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