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SANS Asia-Pacific Webcast Series- Powercat has Power: A PowerShell Implementation of Netcat

  • Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 10:00 PM EDT (2017-05-31 02:00:00 UTC)
  • Mick Douglas

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Topic: Powercat has Power: A PowerShell Implementation of Netcat

Presenter: Mick Douglas, SANS Instructor

Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Time: 10:00 am Singapore / 12:00 pm Canberra


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SANS Asia-Pacific Webcast Series- Powercat has Power: A PowerShell Implementation of Netcat


Powercat is a PowerShell script which provides netcat functionality... and more. Attendees will learn how to use Powercat to safely recreate advanced attacks so they can test their networks.

Speaker Bio

Mick Douglas

Even when his job title has indicated otherwise, Mick Douglas has been doing information security work for over 10 years. He received a bachelor's degree in communications from Ohio State University and holds the CISSP, GCIH, GPEN, GCUX, GWEB, and GSNA certifications. He currently works at Binary Defense Systems as the DFIR Practice Lead. He is always excited for the opportunity to share with others so they do not have to learn the hard way! By studying with Mick, security professionals of all abilities will gain useful tools and skills that should make their jobs easier. When he's not "geeking out" you'll likely find Mick indulging in one of his numerous hobbies; photography, scuba diving, or hanging around in the great outdoors.

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