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New software 'shreds' e-mail

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Law-enforcement authorities are troubled by a new kind of software being released Wednesday that sounds like something out of Mission: Impossible. It can make e-mail messages self-destruct in 10 seconds.. . .

Mind Games - Social Engineering

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This small article is a brief overview on social engineering. It talks a bit about the psychology of social engineering, the security threat it imposes and about the methods used for it. Basically, this article is a summary that covers the . . .

Learn About the Best Features of Kali Linux

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Kali Linux is a Debian-based Linux distribution designed for ethical hackers and security professionals. It is pre-installed with a wide range of penetration testing and security auditing tools, making it a powerful platform for identifying and exploiting vulnerabilities.

Network Security with /proc/sys/net/ipv4

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This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. submitted a paper he wrote on how to use /proc to tune network security settings. "In additional to firewall rulesets, the /proc filesystem offers some significant enhancements to your network security settings. Unfortunately, most of us are unaware of anything beyond the vague rumors and advice we've heard about this beast. In this article, we'll review some of the basic essentials of the /proc/sys/net/ipv4 filesystem necessary to add to the overall network security of your Linux server. ". . .

Best Forensic and Pentesting Linux Distros of 2023

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The best forensic and pentesting Linux distros make it simple and easy to find weaknesses in your network. They also help you to ward off unwanted attention from bad actors, to spot potential security weaknesses in your IT infrastructure to enable adequate measures to harden the network periphery.

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