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Cybrary’s Open Blog is a user contributed cybersecurity knowledge base that brings together content highlighting the latest tools, exploits, technologies and insights in the industry.

Ransomware: The Digital Captor
By: shrutikalsi
February 9, 2018

Introduction The word Ransomware is made up of two individual words: Ransom and Ware. Literally, ransom means money demanded to release of a captive and ware means of a specific type . Here, the captive is not a real person but digital files and media. ...

Micropython for Node MCU 8266
By: mheboobkhan
February 9, 2018

 Hello guyz! Hope you all doing well, as we all know Python is an extraordinary emerging language.Which has a broad spectrum from CGI scripts to the embedded devices. As for embedded system we have a special version of the python called as MICROPYTHON . We can do many extraordinary things with this language , to ...

SHODAN- Satan of the Internet
By: Sahad Mk
February 9, 2018

Welcome back Cybrarians,I hope you all have get basic information about Google dorks and how it can be applied to our penetration testing from my previous posts. Today I'm gonna share with you something interesting and helpful to your penetration testing journey. Yes, it is SHODAN. Have you heard about this hackers worthy search engine? If you not, don't worry. ...

Breaking Tech: How I Became a Software Engineer with Zero Experience
By: ecgreen
February 8, 2018

My name is Eric Green, I'm a junior software engineer at Cybrary. I'm a San Diego native who has made Washington, DC my new home.I was inspired to write this blog in large part as a response to Phill Kimpton's Soldier to Cyber talk at BSides Leeds. In his presentation, found here , Phill credits his ...

How to Convert EML to PDF with Attachments
By: angeljonson
February 8, 2018

In this article, users will get to know the way to convert EML to PDF format. Here, we have come up with the best EML to PDF Converter which is completely free from any type of risk and provides the exact and accurate conversion. So, continue reading and know ...

Best Tips For CEH Exam Preparation (CEH v9)
By: priyajatoliya
February 7, 2018

IT security has been the trending concern of many IT professionals, businesses, and organizations. The various IT hacks and attacks have made this concerning issue even more serious. These IT hacks not only cause damage to the revenue of the business but also cause adverse effects on the reputation of the business.Many businesses especially the startups sometimes ...

Salesforce Integration Project: 3 Factors You Must Consider
By: thomassujain
February 7, 2018

In the development arena, integration involves connection of two or more applications or systems. The applications might be running on the same platform or different platforms. Integration of systems enables sharing of data between the systems involved. Notably, it is not possible to move data or undertake a synchronization exercise without first integrating the ...

Tax Hacks: How to Protect Your Data During Tax Season
By: Olivia
February 6, 2018

As if tax season wasn’t enough to give you a headache, this year the risk of being scammed is higher than ever. “Why?” you groan. In the wake of the Equifax breach, in which millions of Americans personally identifiable information (PII) was compromised, much of the data needed to commit a scam during tax season is more ...

Convert Lotus Notes to Outlook with Effortless Solutions
By: alainajodi
February 6, 2018

Lotus Notes and Outlook are two vital email clients which provide a vast number of services such as emailing, attachments, maintaining contacts, etc. But sometimes MS outlook is preferred more than Lotus Notes due to several reasons like smooth processing and less technical knowledge. MS outlook has become a very popular client among ...

Don’ts and Do's to Prevent Database Corruption in SQL Server
By: justin hansen
February 6, 2018

Database corruption is the most common problem encountered by the DBAs in their day to day life. Often users trying to repair a corrupt SQL Server database using DBCC repair option (REPAIRALLOWDATA_LOSS), which can cause some unexpected data loss or make it completely inaccessible. So, it is always advised to be aware of whatever you are going ...