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Introduction To Python Programming For Security Analysts & Professionals Training


Microtek Learning's Introduction to Python Programming for Security Analysts training program offers a boost to the career of all security professionals.

  • Category : Python

Course Price : $2595 Per Participant

Course Description

Microtek Learning's Introduction to Python Programming for Security Analysts training program offers a boost to the career of all security professionals.

It is an introductory class that mainly focuses on Python training. In this course, professionals will learn more advanced features of Python script.

It includes file operations, regular expressions, working with binary data, and implementation of comprehensive functionality of Python modules.

The course also emphasizes Python's unique features like tuples, array slices, output formatting, and many more.

So, reading this comprehensive course will offer in-depth knowledge of working with a programming language.

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Years of Experience

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Global Learners

What you will learn

  • green-tick Create working Python scripts following best practices
  • green-tick Use python data types appropriately
  • green-tick Read and write files with both text and binary data
  • green-tick Search and replace text with regular expressions
  • green-tick Get familiar with the standard library and its work-saving modules
  • green-tick Use lesser-known but powerful Python data types
  • green-tick Create "real-world", professional Python applications
  • green-tick Work with dates, times, and calendars
  • green-tick Know when to use collections such as lists, dictionaries, and sets
  • green-tick Understand Pythonic features such as comprehensions and iterators


Students are required to have some basic programming experience and exposure prior to attending this course.

Students should have basic development experience in any programming language, along with a working, user-level knowledge of Unix/Linux, Mac, or Windows.

Who should attend this course?

This course is appropriate for advanced users, system administrators and web site administrators who want to use Python to support their server installations, as well as anyone else who wants to automate or simplify common tasks with the use of Python scripts.


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  • What is python?
  • Python Timeline
  • Advantages/Disadvantages of Python
  • Getting help with pydoc
  • Starting Python
  • Using the interpreter
  • Running a Python script
  • Python scripts on Unix/Windows
  • Editors and IDEs
  • Using variables
  • Builtin functions
  • Strings
  • Numbers
  • Converting among types
  • Writing to the screen
  • Command line parameters
  • About flow control
  • White space
  • Conditional expressions
  • Relational and Boolean operators
  • While loops
  • Alternate loop exits
  • About sequences
  • Lists and list methods
  • Tuples
  • Indexing and slicing
  • Iterating through a sequence
  • Sequence functions, keywords, and operators
  • List comprehensions
  • Generator Expressions
  • Nested sequences
  • File overview
  • Opening a text file
  • Reading a text file
  • Writing to a text file
  • Reading and writing raw (binary) data
  • Converting binary data with struct
  • About dictionaries
  • Creating dictionaries
  • Iterating through a dictionary
  • About sets
  • Creating sets
  • Working with sets
  • Defining functions
  • Parameters
  • Global and local scope
  • Nested functions
  • Returning values
  • The sorted() function
  • Alternate keys
  • Lambda functions
  • Sorting collections
  • Syntax errors
  • Exceptions
  • Using try/catch/else/finally
  • Handling multiple exceptions
  • Ignoring exceptions
  • The import statement
  • Module search path
  • Creating modules and Using packages
  • Function and Module aliases
  • About o-o programming
  • Defining classes
  • Constructors
  • Methods
  • Instance data
  • Properties
  • Class methods and data
  • RE syntax overview
  • RE Objects
  • Searching and matching
  • Compilation flags
  • Groups and special groups
  • Replacing text
  • Splitting strings
  • The sys module
  • Launching external programs
  • The string module
  • Reading CSV data
  • Working with dates and times
  • Translating timestamps
  • Parsing dates from text
  • Paths, directories, and filenames
  • Checking for existence
  • Permissions and other file attributes
  • Walking directory trees
  • Creating filters with fileinput
  • Security and File Access
  • Grabbing web content
  • Detecting Malformed Input
  • Parsing command-line options
  • Getting help with pydoc
  • Safely handling untrusted data
  • Managing eval() permissions
  • Potential insecure packages
  • Embedding code snippets in Python
  • Embedding authentication data in Python
  • Potentially dangerous operations:
  • File access
  • Operating system access
  • Calls to external services
  • Called to external data sources
  • Static analysis tools such as Bandit
  • Raw log file manipulation
  • Fail2Ban
  • Customizing Fail2Ban with Python
  • SQL-Injection Detection
  • ModSecurity CRS filtering
  • Packet Sniffing in Python
  • Security Logging and Analytics
  • Attack Detection and Defense
  • Python and Spark High-Level Overview
  • What is Flask?
  • Developing a Flask Web service
  • Mapping resources using URLs
  • Mapping resources using HTTP
  • Negotiating data content
  • OWASP 2021 Top Ten Overview
  • Python Code Access Control
  • Options for Protecting Data
  • Injection and Python
  • Python and Data Validation
  • Python and XML Processing
  • Python and Known Vulnerable Components
  • Python and Serialization/Deserialization
  • Course Details

    • skill skill-green
      Skill Level: Foundation
    • enroll enroll-green
      Enrolled: 1232
    • duration duration green
      Duration: 4 Days

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