Max Headroom’s List of Acronyms – pt 1 (1990’s)

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A lot of you are probably feeling the same I way am right at the moment I am writing this file. I just got done applying for a nice board and I simply went blank while filling out the New … Continue reading

Historical Hacking Philes: ATM Security Overview (1987)

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(>View: automatic teller machines From ames!amdahl!nsc!voder!wlbr!gins Mon Jul 13 12:41:23 PDT 1987 Article 479 of sci.crypt: Path: ames!amdahl!nsc!voder!wlbr!gins >From: gins@wlbr.UUCP (Fred Ginsburg) Newsgroups: sci.crypt Subject: Re: ATM secret codes Summary: ATM stuff LONG… Message-ID: <1038@wlbr.UUCP> Organization: Eaton IMS, Westlake Village, … Continue reading

How To Hack: Exploit SNMP for Reconnaissance

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The more we know about a system or network, the better our chances of owning it and not leaving a trace for investigators to follow. One of the often overlooked sources for information is the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP). … Continue reading

How to Hack: Snatch the Sysadmin Password from Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP)

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One of the keys to becoming a professional and successful hacker is to think creatively. There is always a way to get into any network or system, if you think creatively. In previous tutorials, I have demonstrated ways to crack … Continue reading

All About Dos Attacks – Hacking Tutorials And Lessons

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The effects of a ping flood attack A person can get all excited when they learned to ping flood (Denial of Service) someone for the first time. The thought of having the power to slow someone’s network speed down might … Continue reading

Historical Hacking Philes: My Favourite UNIX Commands, By ZeeBee (1990)

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*** My Favourite UNIX Commands *** *** A List Of Some OF The Most Useful UNIX ** *** Hacking Commands, and Some Hints On Their Usage *** *** Written By ZeeBee Australia Inc. 1990 *** Ok UNIX freaks, here is … Continue reading

Hacking Wifi: Cracking WEP with Kali Linux

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Today, we commonly find wireless networks around us. Most wireless networks are encrypted using WEP or WPA encryption methods. I was recently looking around my site and realized that I had not ever posted a how-to on easily cracking WEP. … Continue reading

How To Hack: Execute BAT File in the Background Invisibly

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What happens when you double-click on a BAT file? Or, you run the BAT file from your commandeered cmd prompt? It pops up and runs! Now, we can’t be having the user see this, can we? A hacker also sometimes … Continue reading

How To Hack: Using dnsdict6 to Enumerate DNS Records (IP, NS, MX, Subdomains, etc)

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INTRODUCTION If you want to gather information about a target’s DNS, you should probably use a tool like dnsdict6 to help you to enumerate many of the details which are not easily apparent for your average user or websurfer. With dnsdict6 you … Continue reading

How To Hack: Wafw00f Tutorial – Web Application Firewall Detection Tool

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Introduction This is a Web Application Firewall Detection Tool. The tool was written by – Sandro Gauci And G. Henrique. It will help you detect the WAF ( Web Application Firewall )  behind the any domain. Wiffit (Wafw00f ) can … Continue reading

How to Hack: Bypassing Antivirus using Veil on Kali Linux

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Veil is an awesome tool developed by Chris Truncer @ChrisTruncer, Mike Wright @TheMightyShiv and The Grayhound @the_grayhound specifically designed for Kali Linux with the goal of: Bypass common AV solutions used. Get the payloads from Metasploit framework, and get the … Continue reading

How To Hack: LazyKali Hacking Script for Updated Kali and Easy Hacks

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LazyKali is an awesome script written in bash shell. It can automate the whole update and install new tools in your hack repository. As the name suggests, you can get all the updates on Kali Linux and your repositories in … Continue reading

How To Hack: Using KARMA to Capture Clients as a Rogue Wifi Hotspot

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“KARMA is a set of tools for assessing the security of wireless clients at multiple layers. Wireless sniffing tools discover clients and their preferred/trusted networks by passively listening for 802.11 Probe Request frames. From there, individual clients can be targeted … Continue reading

How To Hack: Exploit and Gain Remote Access to Windows XP (Metasploit)

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Before we start hacking, let’s familiarize ourselves with Metasploit so that when I use certain terms, we all understand them to mean the same thing. When first looking at the Metasploit Framework, it can be a bit overwhelming with the … Continue reading

WiFi Pineapple Mark V Unboxing – Hak5 Portable Hacking Tool

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The WiFi Pineapple Mark V is the latest generation wireless network auditing tool from Hak5. With its custom, purpose built hardware and software, the WiFi Pineapple enable users to quickly and easily deploy advanced attacks using our intuitive web interface. … Continue reading

How To Hack: Embed a Backdoor Connection in an Innocent-Looking PDF

While web servers, database servers, and file servers have garnered increased protection, the client-side remains extremely vulnerable, and there is much to teach. This time, we’ll look at inserting a listener (rootkit) inside a PDF file, exploiting a vulnerability in … Continue reading

How To Hack: Use MS Word to Embed a Listener on a Remote Computer

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As web server and OS’s have become hardened and living behind significant perimeter defenses, hackers have migrated to the easiest route to the pot of gold. This is through the often unpatched, unhardened client-side system with little in the way … Continue reading