troubleshooting

recon

getting kali running under virtualbox

getting kali running with vmware

shared folders (or just download the vmware-specific image (non-iso) from kali)

build the exploit workflow

ssh

openssl

linux incantations

linux structures (bash)

linux auditing

linux forensics and privilege escalation

netcat (unencrypted) and ncat (encrypted option)

msfvenom - make a payload that talks with metasploit

nmap

very useful scanning tool, especially when utilzing NSE: nmap scripting engine (*.nse)

metasploit (msfconsole)

metasploit (db_nmap)

wireshark

sniffer. very useful.

html

sparta

sparta: python gui used to automate secondary tools. can run some nse scripts, launch dirburster/nikto, etc. can import but not export nmap xml. cannot run specific nmap scripts yet without editing conf file. the secforce guys are pretty good at responding 

programs for things

privilege escalation

sweet links

mac stuff

windows foo

powershell

wmic

potential remedial courses of action (COAs)

tcl

packets

manual smtp