[ Hacking 101 ] :: [ Introduction ]

Hacking 101
This entry is part 2 of 9 in the series [ Hacking 101 ]

Hacking 101: Just the Basics.  Okay, I’m picking up another video series, and this time I’m working to answer the question I see on so many pentesting and CTF videos: How do you get started doing this? Watch this video and then: Assignments: Introduction (Video 1) 1. Set up at least three email/user accounts. Try …

Study Hacking With Code Red: Free Video Courses

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Pen Testing Windows

You should try this. If you seriously want to learn hacking, you should check out EC-Council’s Code Red training site. I’ve been checking out the free-level offerings, and I’m impressed. Go here and create an account,  with the usual precautions: https://codered.eccouncil.org/Home Do you use Python? (Of course you do.) Here’s a link to a course …

Free Hacking Courses: Code Red

I was recently pointed to a cool learning platform for up-and-coming hackers: EC-Council’s Code Red. Some of the basic video courses that come with the free membership look good. Check it out: https://codered.eccouncil.org/Home I’d love to see your impressions, so comment below if you try it out.  

[ Hacker Night School ] :: CSRF

This entry is part 17 of 25 in the series [ Hacker Night School ]

Cross Site Request Forgery CSRF is a very specialized form of XSS. It relies on the victim being logged into a site, so the attacker can make a false request – to drain the victim’s bank account, for instance. Where to Learn First, read this OWASP presentation: http://repository.root-me.org/Exploitation%20-%20Web/EN%20-%20OWASP%20Cross-site%20Request%20Forgery%20CSRF.pdf Next, webpwnized is your friend. Watch these …

[ 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 …