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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.

How To Be Security Conscious
By: james8
October 19, 2017

With the revelations of the Equifax hack and the fallout of bad security practices elsewhere, it is noteworthy to revisit the topic of what security means to people and organizations. How to think about security is not only essential everywhere but often needs reminding within organizations that take security too lightly. ...

External IP Address Search Using Python Source Code
By: Bmsr256
October 18, 2017

This time, I'm providing a Python source code tool designed to fetch your external IP address from the Internet. This is used mostly when you're behind a NAT. It picks your IP randomly from a server list to minimize request overhead on a single server.You need to import re and random libraries for this tool to perfectly ...

How to View OST Files In All Outlook Versions
By: justin hansen
October 17, 2017

How to View OST File In Outlook 2016/13/10/07 and All Previous Versions Disclaimer: The entire write-up comprises of the methods to open, view OST file in Outlook or read OST files without Outlook. Moreover, the entire content primarily focuses on the methods to open OST files in Outlook 2016/2013/2010/2007 and below editions manually and by using ...

The Basics of Being an Ethical Hacker: مبادئ في الهكر الاخلاقي
By: Mohamed Abdellatif Jaber
October 16, 2017

مجال الهكر الاخلاقي   ·         هو العلم الذي يبحث في نظريات وسبل توفير  الحماية للمعلومات من المخاطر التي تهددها ومن أنشطة الاعتداء عليها . ·         هو الوسائل والأدوات والإجراءات اللازم ...

How to Crack a Lost Outlook PST File Password
By: magstephen08
October 15, 2017

If the Outlook PST files have been locked with a password, there's a chance that you lost or forgot the password. Now, password protected PST files are not of any use. If those PST files are locked and inaccessible, then users won’t able to read Emails, Calendars, Contacts, Notes, Tasks or Journal entries etc. If those PST ...

Big Data Hadoop Certification: Elevating Company Performance
By: michaelwarne
October 14, 2017

Big Data Hadoop has always been effective in helping organizations make decisions that are based on the comprehensive analysis for variables and data sets instead of simply taking up a sampling of data or an offbeat incident.  The Big Data Hadoop certification comes with the ability to process a large range of data sets that help businesses gain more ...

DDoS MON - A DDoS Lookup Tool with Data Drive Insights
By: Sean Mancini
October 13, 2017

In my day to day Job, I have been responsible for mitigating DDoS attacks and making sure that they are detected in a timely manner. The company I work for has an awesome platform to mitigate DDoS attacks which has an alert system and analytics, but I came across a public tool that you can enter an IP or domain ...

Message of Appreciation Reflects the Mission of Cybrary
By: ginasilvertree
October 13, 2017

Recently, one of the founders of Cybrary received the following message:"Ralph, I just learned that you are [one of the] founder[s] of Cybrary and I want to thank you so much for bringing so much value. I have 0 dollars and I am struggling financially, so I am not able to pay for courses. The fact that the courses ...

UNM4SK3D: Kaspersky, Equifax, and Microsoft
By: Olivia
October 13, 2017

#spies Spies spying on spies? A recent article from the New York Times describes Israeli intelligence officers visibility into Kaspersky's network in 2015 where they witnessed Russian government hackers hacking US government hackers.  This may sound like the complicated plot of a Hollywood movie, but the story that's unfolding is real. And very ...

Fighting for Survival in the Age of Cybercrime
By: Olivia
October 12, 2017

This week, Cybrary's COO Kathie Miley spoke on two panels at the ISSA International Conference in San Diego. On the 'Global Shortage on Cyber Security Workforce: An Analysis of a Complex Issue' panel, Kathie tackled the tough issue of how employers can train and retain their employees on critical skills, sharing statistics from Cybrary's latest Community Survey.According ...