WiFi adapter

I am currently using the ALFA AWSUS036NHA as this has drivers already loaded in Kali Linux and it is not expensive, about $25.  The other reason is this adapter works with WiFi-Pumpkin and can be configured to act as a access point (AP). I recommend you search for the adapter that will work for you […]

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Books

List of books I have found helpful.  (Ever growing or Changing) Hacking the Art of Exploitation, 2nd Edition – Buffer overflows explained in depth. The Web Application Hacker’s Handbook: Finding and Exploiting Security Flaws, 2nd Edition – The title says it all.  🙂 Applied Cryptography 2nd (second) edition Text Only – Every pen tester needs […]

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Kali Linux

I started using BackTrack 4 years ago then moved up to BackTrack 5 until it was discontinued by Offensive Security and replaced with Kali Linux.  It is a great OS full of penetration tools.  No, I am not sponsored by Offensive Security or anyone else but I respect them and the products they put out.  […]

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The Rise Begins

Starting my career as a Software Developer was great but I found my true passion once I was introduced to cyber security.  In 2010 I was asked to reproduce a Proof of Concept (POC) from ICS-CERT about a product that was created by my employer.  I knew nothing about Cross Site Scripting (XSS), SQL injection […]

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