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Career Paths Advise
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January 1, 2016

Hi Everyone, I really appreciate your advise here: What are some possible career paths for an IT System manager? Is GRC & Security path considered as a good choice? Thx.. I don't really consider those "paths," as they are just things that need to be taken into consideration when you are in some form of IT management. If you are asking ...

Capture Bat Hash Information - CaptureBAT-Setup-2.0.0-5574
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January 1, 2016

Since Capture Bat (capturebat) only shows the md5 on their webpage, I wanted to look up what the SHA-1 and SHA-256 hashes were. Correct me if I am wrong but they are as follows: https://www.honeynet.org/node/315 CaptureBAT-Setup-2.0.0-5574.exe MD5 c1894e46ffe89be6ca35729d9dab6145 SHA1 c507c1fea3c550dc32d4b0238df47115ab4cd8de SHA256 c91e50a921f07eb7ce510441761daf38f3e4e6340cf9faf67e660a3d13bd88e8 Analysis date: 2015-12-17 20:20:43 UTC - First submission 2009-06-03 https://www.virustotal.com/en/file/c91e50a921f07eb7ce510441761daf38f3e4e6340cf9faf67e660a3d13bd88e8/analysis/

Cannot Extract Kali-linux-1.0.6-vm-i486
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January 1, 2016

how do you decompress Kali-linux-1.06-vm-i486?, I tried to archive it ,but it resulted to corrupt vmx file. you mean you tried to extract it.... if it is corrupted there might be file missing while downloading check it's hash, if it is downloaded properly from source (from where you downloaded it). thanks, Lalit. Why you use an old version of Kali? The latest distro ...

CANCEL SUBSCRIPTION
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January 1, 2016

Hi, I have opted for career path (penetration tester) for a month and I want to cancel the subscription I tried asking people for help as I can't find any option to do so. this month auto payment I lost 99$. plz, help me out. Hello, did you try to ask us in the chat box in lower right corner? Kiara, Why ...

Can You Use Packet Tracer For Network +?
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January 1, 2016

I'm learning comptia A+ but I will be done soon. I've taken CCNA Academy ,but never got the cert.I have access to packet tracer;Would using packet tracer be good for network + or is it overkill or completely different? Is Packet Tracer useful in networking? Sure, if you have cisco products. Packet Tracer is a Cisco toy to help you learn ...

Can I Get A Job......(please Read)
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January 1, 2016

Hi, I just want to ask if I can get a job when I only study here in cybrary? I mean would they require me to atleast have a diploma or certificate? I've always wanted to be part of the computer industry combined with medical industry (since my mom insists me to take Nursing course). And since cybrary offers free ...

Cain And Abel
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January 1, 2016

How can i use Cain and Abel ?? Cain and abel is a great tool but it doesn't work with wireless interfaces. Try ettercap instead. You can find an example on how to do a basic MITM attack via cain and abel here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dbxG1sT3MSI i see a lot of bad comments about the video I don't know why there are bad comments. I've ...

C# Or C++
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January 1, 2016

for cyber security I'm majoring in would you take C# or C++ for a language I've worked Python but this is what the college has to offer for what purpose you would like to learn programming language? I would consider C and Assembler - it helps in various reverse engineering tasks. But maybe you would like to make some tools for ...

Best Website To Learn C Language?
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January 1, 2016

is there any site to learn c language..best site.. is there any site to learn c language..best site.. Here's a place where you can learn Objective C and some other courses like Codecademy. Codecademy is free, while Code School offer free beginner courses but requires a small monthly fee for its other higher level courses. Not to sound crass santu143 but, the internet ...

Bypassing Internet Paywall?
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January 1, 2016

I was wondering how exactly a hacker would be able to bypass an internet paywall (ex. like in airports, cruise lines, etc. where it is an open network but you need to pay to use it) and what can be done to stop them. Would anyone happen to know these things? I've seen articles detailing how to do this. I'm not ...