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Laughing at Linux: Command Line Basics (Part 2 of 5)

Linux command line basics

If you read the previous tutorial in this Linux series then you should have no problem opening the terminal and using ls, cat and echo. ls lists files, cat lists inside files and echo prints whatever you type after it. Today we’re

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Laughing at Linux: Command Line Basics (Part 1 of 5)

Linux command line basics

Oh yes.  yes.  yes yes.  It’s the Linux command line. Today is a fun day.  So here’s the deal.  We’re going to surmount your fear of Linux.   Contrary to popular belief the Linux command line isn’t an insuperable hurdle

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How to setup Xubuntu Linux in VirtualBox – Step by Step

Getting Xubuntu in Virtualbox

Linux is a great operating system.  But there are more flavors of Linux than colors in a box of crayons.  So how can you really learn Linux if your primary machine is a Windows box? Today I’m going to show you,

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How to setup VirtualBox in Windows

Installing VirtualBox

Do you want to know one of my favorite programs of all time? Guess. Yup, it’s VirutalBox.  That’s because VirtualBox let’s me play with Mac OS X, Linux, Windows Server and almost any operating system for free.  But that’s not

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Fun with CUPP and Medusa in Kali Linux (Part 3 of 3)

Cracking passwords in Kali Linux

If you’ve been following my CUPP and Medusa series then you know how to use the Common User Passwords Profiler (CUPP) to create a carefully tuned password list that matches your victim’s personal data.  Furthermore, you know how to use Medusa to crack against that list

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