Examples of what you can learn in this class:
– Introduction to IP address lookup
– Compare tools: Domain & IP address lookups
– CDNs and proxies: Obscuring server locations
– Geolocation: Intro to traceroute and ping
Investigators will learn how IP addresses are geographically assigned and geolocated. This class introduces basics of resolving IP addresses and compares different tools providing different results. Course provides troubleshooting guidelines and practical exercises for troubleshooting Cloudflare CDNs and other factors that present challenges to determining the location of an IP address and the related hosting provider. Traceroute and ping are introduced, but not covered.
This is the third class in the Basic Internet Track.