OvertheWire – Bandit 25

OvertheWire – Bandit 25

Recap of Last Lesson: Created a little BASH script to cause a cron job Bandit Level 25 Objective Brute force the server listening on port 30002 using the password for Bandit 24. Intel Given A daemon or service is listening on port 30002 Sending the password for Bandit...
Why You Should Learn Python First

Why You Should Learn Python First

This is not a discussion on how to hack or program with python, it’s a discussion on why I personally chose python as my first programming language. I’m not a developer, I’ve never written a program from source code to production. So when I started looking for a...
Hacking is Hard – Solutions to Excuses

Hacking is Hard – Solutions to Excuses

Many of the questions I see in r/howtohack or any computer security forum often are flooded with questions from beginners wondering how to get started in hacking. I hate to be the bearer of bad news but its going to be a lot of work. Lets discuss some of the major...