Category: Linux

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Infrastructure Pentesting: Databases

Databases store a lot of important information that businesses do not want to be accessed by unauthorized personal. There are also a lot of different database types that a cyber professional needs to be able to understand.

Metasploit Console

Msfconsole: Exploit/Multi/Handler To load Multi/Handler: use exploit/multi/handler show exploits – Lists the exploits you can run. show payloads – Lists the payloads you can execute on the exploited system. info exploit [exploit name] – Lists a description of a specific exploit + various options and requirements. info payload [payload name] – Lists a description of…
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Web Application Part 1: Page Source and Directory Traversal

Page Source Review:  Viewing the source code within a web browser may identify hidden content or comments within the code that may infer more information about the end site or program logic. Example: Go to the web page, you can either right click and select page source or if you are using Mozilla you can…
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Meterpreter Cheat Sheet

What is Meterpreter? Meterpreter is an advanced, dynamically extensible payload that uses in-memory DLL injection stagers and is extended over the network at runtime.

Msfvenom Cheat Sheet

A quick cheat sheet for Msfvenom


Developed by Rapid7, Metasploit is a project started in 2003 that provides information about security vulnerabilities and aids in penetration testing and Intrusion Detection System (IDS) signature development. Metasploit Framework is a tool for developing and executing exploit code against a remote target machine. Metasploit Framework was developed in Perl before being re-written in Ruby.…
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Linux Terminal Cheat Sheet

A cheat sheet for the Linux commands that I run through. This is to be used as a quick reminder whenever I need it.

Honeypot: The Basics

A honeypot can be either very simple or very complex depending on your goals. In “Honeypot: The Basics”, I aim to provide a basic overall understanding of honeypots.

Graylog Installation Tutorial

Following the ELK tutorial, I wanted to try out a different log management/analysis tool. The next on the list that I wanted to try, without having to sell my kidney (Splunk) was Graylog. Therefore, in this simple Graylog installation tutorial – I will show how to install and configure Graylog to ingest Windows Event Logs…
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Installing ELK and Beats on Linux and Windows

In this tutorial I aim to provide a clarification on how to install ELK on Linux (Ubuntu 18.04) and its Beats on Windows. I will also be providing configuration for each of the installation we make.