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Troubleshooting Acronym
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January 1, 2016

Hey everyone, Just a potential helpful mnemonic device if anyone is having trouble remembering the CompTIA A+ order of operations for troubleshooting (Link to the lesson here - Troubleshooting Theory). I Emailed The President Via Desktop Identify problem Establish a theory of probable cause Test theory Plan of action Verify full functionality/preventative maintenance Document findings, actions, and outcomes Hope this ...

Too Old To Start Career In IT?
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January 1, 2016

Hi community, I was wondering what ages people started their IT careers? According to what I read about the instructors here on Cybrary and from coursebooks I purchase most people seem to start early within IT ( 20-26). I am definately not within that age bracket through I am under 40. I did meet a guy who got into IT ...

Tini.exe
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January 1, 2016

Where to fine tini.exe https://lmgtfy.com/?q=download+tini.exe -- xMidnightSnowx thanks :) I have tried downloading it from ntsecurity but it gives error that "File not found in server". http://ntsecurity.nu/toolbox/tini/ Now also it's showing not found error only... I told you.... Try this, its the same thing different name. http://seclists.org/pen-test/2001/Mar/184 it is not a good link, an other idee to download tini None of the links work I'm trying to make it ...

TIA - What Does It Mean??
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January 1, 2016

Hello, what does TIA acronym mean??? CompTIA is short for Computing Technology Industry Association, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CompTIA Thanks! I am real rookie here :-)

TheZoo Malware DB
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January 1, 2016

Hey guys, Regarding the course Intro to Malware Analysis n RE, I want to download the malware samples from https://github.com/ytisf/theZoo to my Kali VM, but not sure if these is still "safe" or even in Kali there is some risk with all those samples. Does anyone knows? Regards! While you can download the malware samples from theZoo for study, you must ...

There's Any Free Tutorials Availabale For Learning About SIEM Solutions ?
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January 1, 2016

There's any free tutorials availabale for learning about SIEM solutions ? Good question -- I've been gathering resources on all areas of IT security and that is the only area where I haven't been able to find anything substantial yet. SIEM solutions are very proprietary in nature and they want you to go through the entire sales pitch in order to get ...

The Power Of Ping Command And Why I Need To Know
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January 1, 2016

Dear Cybrarians I am Looking to understand basic concepts of ping command what does it means when there is total 4 packets loss and what it says to me ? and what 0% loss says to me how can I take advantages from ping command ? The Ping command can be a useful diagnostic tool. Ping is basicaly used to provide ...

The Penetration Testing Community Discord Chat!
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January 1, 2016

Join Us For Discussion! https://discord.gg/PSSjVQy

The Best Country For A Pen Tester
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January 1, 2016

First of all...Hi everybody!!! ^^ I'm new on this site but I already love it ! About my question... I'd like become a pen tester, but I don't think my country is the best place for that... so, I would like know which are, in your opinion, the best places for work in this sector. ...Said just America is too ...

Taking Image Of Connected Mobile Device
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January 1, 2016

hi, I want to take an image of the mobile device connected with my laptop through USB cable. It a samsung smartphone device with a memory card. i want to make image of the phone beside memory card. I have checked into Access FTK imager, prodiscovery basic and OSForensics to make the image of the connected samsung smartphone buti couldnt ...