Getting Started with Metasploit in Kali Linux

OS: Kali Linux
Skill Level: Intermediate
Prerequisites: Linux CLI, Basic Networking Concepts, PostgresSQL

Metasploit is the closet thing to push button security and penetration testing one can find. It is by far the most popular security testing framework. Metasploit has thousands of modules and is growing daily with a very …

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Make a Bootable Flash Drive from an ISO file in Linux

Make a Bootable Flash Drive from an ISO file in Linux

OS: nix based systems
Skill Level: Beginner
Prerequisites:* Terminal, The Power of Root

There are a few ways of creating a bootable USB drive. This is my preference. Using dd is quick, easy and available on all *nix systems …

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Google Chrome Development Tools for Web Apps

Google Chrome Development Tools for Web Apps

I have been doing some web app coding recently and thought I would share some of the helpful development tools that are available in Google Chrome. Especially when coding for multiple devices. I will skip over the basic things that have been in …

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VMware not enough physical memory windows 8.1

I have been using VMware for a long time now and this is the first I have ever seen an error with physical memory when trying to run my VMs. My VMs were running fine until my Windows 8.1 rebooted after automatic updates. After the reboot my VM wouldnt …

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ClamAV (ClamTK) Anti-Virus For Ubuntu

I reviewed and tested every Ubuntu anti-virus I was able to get my hands on, ClamTK is by far the best.

Simple Instructions on what is needed to install a fully updated anti-virus for Ubuntu.

* Viruss are not common in Linux, however, this is not a bad idea if you …

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Linux Backup Restore with tar (part 1 of 2)

OS: Linux
Skill Level: Intermediate
Prerequisites: Linux CLI and Bash Scripting
Language: Bash Shell Scripting

Intro:
There are a lot of great open source and commercial backup solutions and what you will find if you look under the hood of these software packages is that most of them are just …

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File count from the command line on a Linux system

OS: Linux
Skill Level: Beginner
Prerequisites: Basic Linux CLI and regular expression understanding

Intro:

When a folder only has a few items in it this trick is not that important, but let say the folder you are looking at has 754,586 files in it? Here is a quick trick …

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