Metasploit: The Penetration Tester’s Guide is written by Dave (ReL1K) Kennedy, Jim O’Gorman (_Elwood_), Devon Kearns (dookie2000ca), and Mati Aharoni (muts). This book is an essential read for anyone looking to get into the field of Penetration Testing as well as seasoned veterans. There are a ton of examples through out the book that make […]
Just in case you missed it Backtrack 5 r2 has been released with a ton of new tools including Reaver, Pyrit, and Pipal. The distribution also includes huge improvements to existing tools including Metasploit, Armitage, BeEF, and SET. The new distribution can be found on the Backtrack website.
Nmap was created by Gordon “Fyodor” Lyon. Nmap is an extremely versatile network scanning tool. It has a vast user base from System Administrators to Penetration Testers to malicious hackers. In this article I hope to get you, the reader, more comfortable with using Nmap as well as inspire you to really check out this […]