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Many new users are concerned about the low level of system resources available to them. Much of the problem can be due to the number of programs which are loaded and run when the system starts up. In an effort to clarify what these programs are and whether they are necessary the following list...
Some common places background applications initiate are: autoexec.bat and config.sys in the root directory C:\ load= and run= in Win.ini in the C:\Windows folder section of System.ini also in C:\Windows section of System.ini, look for lines with an .exe and path at the bottom of...
everyone has a right to stay safe. Here are few things you can do to reduce the chance of getting hacked or getting a virus. Tip 1: Don't open e-mail attachments This is a must. You must NEVER open any e-mail attachments unless you are 100% sure that it is legit and is from someone you know....
"Spamming" is an Internet term invented to describe the act of cross-posting the same message to as many newsgroups and/or mailing lists as possible, whether or not the message is germane to the stated topic of the newsgroups or mailing lists that are being targeted. Spam is unsolicited e-mail's...
while going through the error logs in our system main frame I saw a good number of RST (Reset; drop a connection ) which is a TCP flag for anonymous packet received.....On researching further into it I came across a considerably new phenomenon of stealth scan.... With port scanning is that...
A denial of service (DoS) attack is an incident in which a user or organization is deprived of the services of a resource they would normally expect to have. In a distributed denial-of-service, large numbers of compromised systems (sometimes called a botnet) attack a single target. Although a...
Clipboard hacking Ever wondered why you can not copy password from password field.....????? Answer is because of possibility of getting your password hacked through the Clipboard!!!!! How this Clipboard Hack is done? Every time you copy text using CTRL+C or CTRL+Insert, it gets stored in...
Microsoft's Internet Information Services (IIS) remains one of the most compelling targets for hackers and script kiddies. By default, these Web servers must allow public access to their resources. If I had to guess, I'd say these servers spend more of their time fending off attacks than actually...
I will be explaining in brief some things about it. "What is Cross Site Scripting?" Cross site scripting (also known as XSS) occurs when a web application gathers malicious data from a user. The data is usually gathered in the form of a hyperlink which contains malicious content within it....
Authentication proves that a user or system is actually who they say they are. This is one of the most critical parts of a security system. It's part of a process that is also reffered to as identification and authentication (I&A). The identification process start when a user ID or logon name is...
Introduction Yeah i had this problem at my school were the techys thought they got smart and decided to block us uing cmd.exe...they however did not block Background is not very well known becuase hardly anyone uses it anymore coz cmd.exe is so much better. They...
Introduction Change peoples windows accounts passwords without knowing their old one Background Just a command that will allow you to just change or add a password for any user on the computer your on. note: it will only change accounts on that individual accounts not network accounts ...
About ShellCode In this tutorial you'll learn all about shellcode, of course if you'll be reading this article. Let's begin. How could we obtain a ShellCode? What is ShellCodeing? First of all, when we think about ShellCodeing, we think about a Code that will return a remote shell when...
Definition Remote file inclusion, commonly known as RFI is a form of attack where the attacker trys to inject there own php code inside your php app's. If an attacker can successfully achieve this they will be able to execute any code they wish on your webserver. Example Lets say we have a...
Introduction The old problem of DNS cache poisoning has again reared its ugly head. While some would argue that the domain name system protocol is inherently vulnerable to this style of attack due to the weakness of 16-bit transaction IDs, we cannot ignore the immediate threat while waiting for...
Well, I thought I'd write a tutorial for how to do a MiTM (Man in the Middle) attack using BackTrack (ARP Poisoning style). This is done on BackTrack 3 Beta. You will need to download and burn the ISO. I won't explain how to do that, just use Google. But MiTM depends on a few things, so here is a...
The following website designed by batchman is very vulnerable and yet i think its funny because he was telling us about how ezy it is on websites and batches and stuff like that anyways the following are venerabilities found on your site Apache mod_rewrite Apache mod_rewrite is prone to an...
Spyware: This is a computer software so get installed without you know anything about. It is a threat to your Privacy. This will monitor your computer and it will save data about what you are doing on your computer. etc. What websites you visiting.. This may also follow software so you download....