[ Hacking 101 ] :: [ What We Mean By Hacking]

[ Hacking 101 ]
This entry is part 4 of 9 in the series [ Hacking 101 ]

Yet Another Explanation of What “Hacking” Really Means If you’ve read a book or two about networking or security (and if you’re here I’ll bet you have), you’ve already had to read some version of where the word “hacker” comes from and what “hacking” really means. But what began as a title of honor has …

[ Hacker Night School ] :: Excellent, well-written hacking lessons: HackingTutorials.org

This entry is part 2 of 25 in the series [ Hacker Night School ]

It might seem funny for School for Hackers to like or endorse another hacking tutorial site, but the truth is that sites like Hacking Tutorials are terrific resources for all of us. This really excellent site features detailed, well-written step-by-step tutorials on up-to-the-minute vulnerabilities and exploits: The Top 10 Wifi Hacking Tools in Kali Linux …

Finding and Using Browser-saved Passwords: Another video from Starry Sky

This entry is part 3 of 25 in the series [ Hacker Night School ]

Yeah, we all do it, right? We let our browser store our passwords for all those sites we visit every day. It’s easy, it’s convenient, and it’s really easy to hack. Starry shows us how to reveal these passwords, swipe them and use them in another browser. Plus: he demos what you can do about …

[ Hacker Night School ] :: [ Hiding Your Ass ] :: [ Using a VPN ]

This entry is part 5 of 25 in the series [ Hacker Night School ]

Starry Sky and Glenn Norman discuss using a VPN or proxy server Now take the Quiz: 1. What of these statements is the most accurate description of a proxy. a. Hides your IP address b. Makes it look like you’re coming from a different IP address c. Makes your web traffic (ports 80 and 443) …