VulnHub Walk-Throughs: This is how you learn to pwn

Of course all us 1337 haxors know about VulnHub (, where you can download virtual machines to hack to your heart’s content. This place will devour your free time, your weekends, your relationships. Some of the challenges will truly reduce your brain to pudding. IgniteTechnologies maintains a Github repo of of hackingwalk-throughs against a bunch …

[ Hacker Night School ] :: Hacking Practice: the Command Injection ISO

Pentester Academy
This entry is part 11 of 20 in the series [ Hacker Night School ]

I love sites like and, where you can practice your hacking skills legally and safely. There are also some cool pre-vulnerable-ized web applications/sites that you can download, unzip and use on your hacking lab, like DVWA and Mutillidae. Then there are the dedicated virtual machines like Metasploitable, that give you a whole OS …

[ Hacker Night School ] :: Get your hack on crackin this site:

Glenn Norman
This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series [ Sites Where You Can Hack ]

Where is about … hacking that site, is a whole platform. That means you can work your way through entire categories of Challenges: apps, crypto, forensics, stego, web clients and servers, and so forth. This is a blast. Don’t take my word for it. Go see. There’s an active and helpful community with …

[ Hacker Night School ] :: Sites To Practice Hacking:

Glenn Norman
This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series [ Sites Where You Can Hack ]

HackThisSite is the perfect place to start this list of online hacking platforms. It’s been around a long time, and has a really active community. Of course, the specific flavor of hacking you’ll pursue here is web application testing. The domain name doesn’t lie: you’re welcome to try most kinds of mapping, testing and cracking …