Hacking Kioptrix Level 2 (#1.1) – Part 1 – Scanning

We completed the first level of the Kioptrix challenge. Now, we have got to enter the next level of it. So, the link of the Kioptrix Level 2 is https://www.vulnhub.com/entry/kioptrix-level-11-2,23/. We will find an updated version of Kioptrix Level 2 from the link. For the installation and basic troubleshooting please refer to the previous posts. … Read more

Hacking Kioptrix Level 1 (#1) – Part 4 – Exploit

In the previous post, we entered the target machine exploiting a vulnerability in mod_ssl. However, we want to find some other vulnerabilities as well. In this post, we are using the Metasploit framework to find the vulnerability and exploit. Also, I will be using the root user to run my commands. Starting the Metasploit framework … Read more

Hacking Kioptrix Level 1 (#1) – Part 1 – Setting up

Introduction This blog post is intended for tech enthusiasts who want to learn how to hack. When I first started, I was rather confused. Therefore, I am trying to explain each and every step through this blog post. However, there are some prerequisites that you must be aware of. Please look at my blog post … Read more

Understand Network Terminologies

In the previous post, we talked about the need for subnetting. However, our final purpose is to be able to perform subnetting based on some requirements. Therefore, it is important to understand some network terminologies. Also, it requires some knowledge of the binary number system. Otherwise, you can just memorize the numbers that we are … Read more

What is subnetting?

Let’s imagine that you are recently hired for a job of network engineer. Now, your major responsibility is to manage the network of your organization providing optimum performance and security. Hence, one of the things that you have to do is subnetting. But, what is subnetting? Introduction To be simple, subnetting is a method to … Read more