Drone Hacking Workshop

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Drone Hacking Workshop

In this one-day course you will set up EC-Council’s Mobile Security Toolkit (STORM) OS to interface with your drone, then learn about drone hacking. This will include a wide arrange of topics from the basics of drones and the FCC rules, to the capture, examination, and exploitation of drone data.

Course Outline

  • Hardware Introduction
  • Software Introduction
  • Operational Courtesies / Polite Piloting
  • Safety & Rules and Laws
  • Case Study: Tello Learning
  • LAB 01: Setting Up Tello and Software
  • Core Hardware and Electronics
  • Sensors and Batteries
  • RF Communication and Protocols
  • Case Study: Hacking Drone RF
  • LAB 02: Setting up and preparing EC-Council STORM OS for drone hacking
  • Autonomous vs. Autonomy
  • Ground Stations: PC/Linux/OSx
  • Flight records are often backed up to a server for later review
  • Commercial UAS
  • LAB 03: Programming Drones
  • Process Overview
  • Tools to use
  • Vulnerability Research
  • LAB 04: Wireless Recon
  • Famous Drone “hacks” to date
  • Attack Vectors
  • Firmware Mods
  • Aircraft Radio Systems
  • Case Study: Drone Exploitation
  • LAB 05: Exploiting and Hijacking a Drone

Who Should Attend?

This course is perfect for IT professionals who are interested in cybersecurity, ethical hacking, pen testing, computer forensics, and network defense.

Course includes:

  • Tello Drone Quadcopter
  • Drone carry case
  • Extra Battery
  • Alfa Long-Range Dual-Band AC1200 Wireless USB 3.0 Wi-Fi Adapter w/2x 5dBi External Antennas
  • Drone Program T-Shirt

  • e-Book (1 Year Access)
  • Certificate of Attendance (.pdf)
  • Raspi 4 / 2GB
  • Power Supply
  • MicroSD Card 64
  • MicroSD Reader

*US Residents Only, not available in West Virginia and Iowa.

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