Xtreme Exploitation (XE)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

  • Information Security Professionals
  • Anyone with an interest in understanding exploit development
  • Ethical Hackers and Penetration Testers looking to upgrade their skill-set to the next level


  • Working knowledge of Windows Operating System Linux Operating Systems
  • Working knowledge of scripting languages like Ruby or Python
  • Basics of x86 Assembly
  • Comfortable with command-line utilities

What to Bring

  • Bring your own Laptop
  • Bring the latest version of VMware Player available, installed on your system.
  • Have administrative rights on this system.
  • Laptop should at least have 3GB of RAM in total.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand how exploits works and different types of software exploitation techniques
  • Understand the exploit development process
  • Search for vulnerabilities in closed-source applications
  • Write their own exploits for vulnerable applications

Course Content

The course is focused on a comprehensive coverage of software exploitation. It will present different domains of code exploitation and how they can be used together to test the security of an application. The participants will learn about different types and techniques of exploitation, using debuggers to create their own exploits, understand protection mechanism of the Operating Systems and how to bypass them. The course is heavily focused on being hands-on. Reference material documents will be provided for concepts for further reading. This class is all hands on, from the word Go! Only code and exploitation techniques are what you will take home.

Classroom Training

Duration 2 days

incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Bread
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.

Dates and Booking

Currently there are no training dates scheduled for this course. Training date request