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Reviewing Kali Linux – the distro for security geeks

Kali Linux 1.0 When it comes to hacking, security, forensics thing like that, linux is the only and the preferred tool. Linux is very hacker friendly from ground up. But still there are distros that are more oriented towards assisting hackers. To name a few, backtrack, backbox, blackbuntu etc. Backtrack is the most popular distro when it comes to penetration testing and ...

Install mate desktop on kali linux

Kali linux Kali Linux comes with a hacked version of the gnome 3 desktop. It has been made to look like gnome 2 but lacks many features of the old version. If you want other desktops then can install kde, xfce or lxde from the repository. However if you want to get the good old gnome 2 desktop then install the ...

Sniff http post data with wireshark

Wireshark Wireshark, the most powerful packet sniffer and protocol analyser can be used to sniff data out of the captured packets for various protocols. Network communication takes place in packets and any request like http get/post is broken down into multiple packets and then transmitted to the remote webserver. Wireshark has the ability to reconstruct a communication stream using separate packets ...

Hack windows/linux/mac with metasploit | Java Applet JMX Remote Code Execution

Java Applet JMX Remote Code Execution Java exploits are client side exploits that mostly target browsers to run arbitrary command on the system. These exploits are put up on a webpage in the form of a java applet. When a victim visits the url and allows the applet to run, the java runtime or JRE is exploited to execute arbitrary command ...

Hack remote adsl routers

Adsl Routers Adsl routers are very common now a days as the primary hardware device used to connect to broadband connections. The modems connect to the broadband service using the username/password. Then the pcs connect to this router to form a local area network. The pcs use the router as the primary gateway to connect to the internet. So it is ...

Cracking linux password with john the ripper – tutorial

John the ripper - crack passwords John the ripper is a popular dictionary based password cracking tool. It uses a wordlist full of passwords and then tries to crack a given password hash using each of the password from the wordlist. In other words its called brute force password cracking and is the most basic form of password cracking. It is ...

Pentesterlab.com – Learn Web Penetration Testing The Right Way

Learn web penetration testing PentesterLab is an easy and great way to learn penetration testing. PentesterLab provides vulnerable systems that can be used to test and understand vulnerabilities. Pentesterlab.com provides multiple kinds of vulnerable system images ( linux based ) that can be used to practise penetration testing. Each system is based on a different set of vulnerability and is a separate exercise. ...

Burp Suite Tutorial – Repeat a request in a loop

Repeat request in a loop Burp Intruder can do various kinds of fuzzing attacks with provided payloads. And the Burp repeater can repeat requests. However if you need to repeat a certain request in a loop again and again then here is the technique to do it. This is done through the Burp Intruder with "Null payloads". 1. Select your request in ...

Crack ftp passwords with thc hydra | tutorial

Brute force password cracking Hydra is a popular password cracking tool that can be used to brute force many services to find out the login password from a given wordlist. It is included in kali linux and is in the top 10 list. On ubuntu it can be installed from the synaptic package manager. For brute forcing hydra needs a list ...

Set the grub timeout to 0 in kali linux

When you start Kali, the grub boot menu comes up which waits for around 5 seconds before booting. Now if there are other oses alongside kali then the grub menu is useful. However if kali is the only os on the system, or for example kali is running inside virtualbox then it is of little use for the grub menu ...

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