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Online IT Security Courses – CISA, CISM, CISSP Certifications

Believe it or not, but any computer connected to the Internet is vulnerable to cyber attacks. With more money at risk and data breaches at a rise, more certified cybersecurity experts and professionals are needed by every corporate and organisation to prevent themselves from hackers and cyber thieves. That’s why jobs in the cybersecurity field …

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CODE INJECTION ATTACKS

Like buffer overflows in system code, injection attacks have been a dangerous problem in the web world for many years, and like buffer overflows, there are several different types of code injection attacks. Most recent web applications depend on the use of interpreted programming languages and back-end databases to collect data and generate dynamically driven …

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Best Practices for Implementing an IT/Cybersecurity Policy

An essential part of a company’s cybersecurity program is the creation and implementation of a workplace security policy, a document that outlines all plans in place to protect physical and information technology (IT) assets; in fact, a policy includes a set of rules, instructions, and information for companies’ end users and guests aiming at ensuring …

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XSS: BROWSERS THAT TRUST SITES

XSS is the method of injecting scripts into a web application. The injected script can be stored on the original web page and run or processed by each browser that visits the web page. This process occurs as if the injected script was really part of the original code. XSS is different from many other …

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SQLiv - Massive SQL Injection Vulnerability Scanner

Massive SQL injection vulnerability scanner. Features multiple domain scanning with SQL injection dork by Bing, Google, or Yahoo targetted scanning by providing specific domain (with crawling) reverse domain scanning both SQLi scanning and domain info checking are done in multiprocessing so the script is super fast at scanning many urls quick tutorial & screenshots are …

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Brute Force and Dictionary Attacks

Brute force and dictionary attacks are usually presented together because they are made against the same entity: passwords. Each kind of attack can be waged against a password database file or upon an active logon prompt. A brute force attack is a try to find passwords for user accounts by systematically trying every potential combination …

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The Future of Information Security

1. Introduction In this article, we look at the current trends in the field of information security and present speculations as to what the future of the field would be. It should be noted that unpredicted emergence of disrupting innovations may radically change the existing information security landscape. Nevertheless, we may reasonably expect that the …

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sqlmate - Tool which will do what you always expected from SQLmap

There are some features that we think SQLMap should have. Like finding admin panel of the target, better hash cracking etc. If you think the same, SQLMate is for you. What it does? Feed it a SQL injection dork via –dork option and it will find vulnerable sites for you. After that, it will try …

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10 Tips for CISA Exam Success

It is quite hard to think of a company that does not use any sort of information system as a basis for doing business. In fact, the actual standard for most companies is having several information systems that are business-critical and will probably contain confidential data such as financial information, personally identifiable information or even …

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Rekall v1.7 - Forensic and Incident Response Framework

The Rekall Framework is a completely open collection of tools, implemented in Python under the Apache and GNU General Public License, for the extraction and analysis of digital artifacts computer systems. The Rekall distribution is available from: http://www.rekall-forensic.com/ Rekall should run on any platform that supports Python Rekall supports investigations of the following 32bit and …

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Spoofing Attacks

Spoofing is the art of acting to be something other than what you are. Spoofing attacks consist of substituting the valid source and/or destination IP address and node numbers with fake ones. Spoofing is included in most attacks because it gives attackers the ability to cover their identity through misdirection. Spoofing is used when an …

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9 Tips for CRISC Exam Success

IT enterprise risk management is a key area that every well-established company should take seriously. This is especially true considering the sheer number and variety of threats and vulnerabilities discovered almost daily. Successful IT enterprise risk management requires qualified and experienced professionals. ISACA’s CRISC (Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control) is a high-level certification …

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Pentest-Tools-Auto-Installer - A Simple Tool For Installing Pentest Tools And Forensic Tools On Debian / Ubuntu Based OS

A Simple tool for installing pentest tools and forensic tools on Debian / Ubuntu Based OS Tested on Linux Mint And Kali Linux I Want To Get This How To Do ?? Change Your Privileges Terminal to Root Mode your@terminal:~$ sudo su And Then Clone This your@terminal:~# git clone https://github.com/Yukinoshita47/Pentest-Tools-Auto-Installer.git Get Inside Dir your@terminal:~# cd …

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10 Tips for PMP Certification Exam Success

The Project Management Professional (PMP) certification by the Project Management Insititute (PMI) is a good choice for project managers in any industry. According to PMI, a PMP certifcation can increase your salary by an average of 20% and help your organiation complete more of their projects on time, on budget and meeting original goals. As …

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CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP) Exam Overview

Introduction Cyberspace and its underlying infrastructure are vulnerable to various risks which stem from both physical and cyber threats. Cyber criminals exploit these vulnerabilities to acquire sensitive information and hamper the delivery of essential IT services to users. To overcome this issue, various solid solutions have been developed, including several certification programs. The CompTIA Advanced …

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10 Tips For Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Exam Success

As the EC-Council states on its website, “to beat a hacker, you need to think like one!” Accordingly, the Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) exam tests candidates’ knowledge on hacking techniques. These include pen testing methodologies, network security techniques, current security threats and countermeasures. To ensure exam success, it is important you understand these subjects well. …

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Tweep - An Advanced Twitter Scraping Tool

Tweep is an advanced Twitter scraping tool written in python that allows for scraping Tweets and pictures from Twitter profiles without using Twitter’s API.Benefits Some of the benefits of using Tweep vs Twitter API: Fast initial setup Can be used anonymously No rate limitations Can fetch all Tweets (Twitter API limits to last 3200 Tweets) …

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subjack - Hostile Subdomain Takeover tool written in Go

subjack is a Hostile Subdomain Takeover tool written in Go designed to scan a list of subdomains concurrently and identify ones that are able to be hijacked. With Go’s speed and efficiency, this tool really stands out when it comes to mass-testing. Always double check the results manually to rule out false positives. Installing You …

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Top 10 Ethical Hacking Interview Questions

Recent major cybersecurity breaches have urged organizations to recruit pentestingexperts professionals skilled in ethical hacking. Ethical hacking is not a typical job, as it does not require a college diploma. All you need is a good understanding of computers, software and decent hacking skills. Ethical hacking is another term for penetration testing, commonly referred to …

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Hashcat v4.0 - World's Fastest and Most Advanced Password Recovery Utility

hashcat is the world’s fastest and most advanced password recovery utility, supporting five unique modes of attack for over 200 highly-optimized hashing algorithms. hashcat currently supports CPUs, GPUs, and other hardware accelerators on Linux, Windows, and OSX, and has facilities to help enable distributed password cracking. Installation Download the latest release and unpack it in …

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