[ Hacker Night School ] :: Learn Python in 43 Minutes (if you’re a really fast learner)

This entry is part 10 of 25 in the series [ Hacker Night School ]

Learning new programming languages is an endless task, because languages go in and out of vogue, and new one offer some substantial improvements (none of them will find you a spouse yet, unfortunately). After a while I recognized that all languages have more in common than they have differences, so when I need to pick …

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

Pentester Academy
This entry is part 11 of 25 in the series [ Hacker Night School ]

I love sites like HackThisSite.org and root-me.org, 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 ] :: Got a foothold on a Windows target? Now enable Remote Desktop.

Windows Remote Desktop
This entry is part 12 of 25 in the series [ Hacker Night School ]

Want to make your life easier once you’ve gotten a foothold on your Windows target? Enable Remote Desktop. See this article: https://www.interfacett.com/blogs/how-to-remotely-enable-and-disable-rdp-remote-desktop/ TL;DR: In cmd.exe: Reg add “\\computername\HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Terminal Server”  /v fDenyTSConnections /t REG_DWORD /d /f In Powershell: Invoke-Command –Computername “server1”, “Server2” –ScriptBlock {Set-ItemProperty -Path “HKLM:\System\CurrentControlSet\Control\Terminal Server” -Name “fDenyTSConnections” –Value 0} Don’t forget to allow RDP through …

[ Hacker Night School ] :: [ Using Git ]

This entry is part 13 of 25 in the series [ Hacker Night School ]

This is a non-optional skill for anyone who manages systems, runs networks, develops software or hacks on any of these to make them work or break them. 😉 Git (in case you’re a total newb; otherwise skip this) is a code repository, a site where coder teams can work together on projects and check out …

[ Hacker Night School ] :: Tsuki CTF Pwns Access on HackTheBox

Tsuki CTF HackTheBox: Access
This entry is part 14 of 25 in the series [ Hacker Night School ]

Tsuki’s capture the flag Speedruns of HackTheBox machines are WAY too fun, and addictive as candy. I’m going to use this particular vid as a test, to see how useful a full explanation is for my Hacking 101 students. Hacking Access Database Files in Kali 00:00 – Port Scan nmap -sC -sV You’ll see …

[ Hacker Night School ] :: WEP Cracking Basics in Kali

This entry is part 16 of 25 in the series [ Hacker Night School ]

Wifi Cracking: Start With the Basics: WEP WEP is so old and weak you’ll hardly ever find it in use, though there are always the few who haven’t paid attention. WEP cracking is a great way to get familiar with the aircrack-ng suite (https://www.aircrack-ng.org/), its commands and processes. Where to Learn Start with the horse’s …