Archive | Network Hacking


01 September 2006 | 225,318 views

Remote Network Penetration via NetBios Hack/Hacking

These are basic techniques but very useful when penetration testing any Windows based network, the techniques were discovered on WinNT but are still very valid on Windows2000 and in some cases Windows2003 due to backwards compatibility. This article is being written in a procedural manner. I have approached it much like an intruder would actually [...]

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25 August 2006 | 120,761 views

Anonymous Connections Over the Internet – Using Socks Chains Proxy Proxies

Introduction This tutorial is an attempt to help you re-route all internet winsock applications in ms windows trough a socks chain, thus making your connections much more anonymous. Theory The more different hops you make your data jump, the more difficult it will be to trace it back. take this route for example: you –> [...]

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12 August 2006 | 9,162 views

TCPReplay suite 3.0.beta10. Released

Another good tool updated! TCPReplay suite 3.0.beta10 has been released. For those that don’t know Tcpreplay is a suite of BSD licensed tools written by Aaron Turner for *NIX operating systems which gives you the ability to use previously captured traffic in libpcap format to test a variety of network devices. It allows you to [...]

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28 July 2006 | 6,493 views

BASE 1.2.6 Released (Basic Analysis & Security Engine)

We are happy to announce that the 1.2.6 (christine) release of the Basic Analysis and Security Engine (BASE) is available. BASE is the Basic Analysis and Security Engine. It is based on the code from the Analysis Console for Intrusion Databases (ACID) project. This application provides a web front-end to query and analyze the alerts [...]

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25 July 2006 | 58,091 views

Hping 2 Fixed for Windows XP SP2 (Service Pack 2)

We are happy to announce that Hping 2 works with Windows XP again! Hping support on Windows was never that great. Darknet is indeed a great fan of Hping! Glad to see it has overcome the Raw sockets problems Windows XP SP2 brought about. hping is a command-line oriented TCP/IP packet assembler/analyzer. The interface is [...]

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24 July 2006 | 7,485 views

IBM Accused of Hacking

This is actually a very important case depending on which way it goes. It could become a landmark case in regards to liability for machines on your network, or actually any traffic originating from your IP range. A boutique Washington, D.C.-based law firm is accusing IBM of hacking into its e-mail system and is seeking [...]

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21 July 2006 | 39,728 views

Freeware MAC Address Changer – Technitium v3.1

I saw a Freeware MAC Address Changing tool today which I thought I’d share with you all, as I used to use SMAC, a nice tool, until the guy started charging for it! Hopefully this one won’t go the same way. Technitium MAC Address Changer, which allows you to change Machine Access Control (MAC) Address [...]

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10 July 2006 | 4,562 views

Next Up – Hacking Nuclear Powerstations!

Now this is a scary though, with the digitisation of the old analogue power stations and the accidental cross-over of networks (as we’ve seen before) people could soon be hacking nuclear power station control systems.. he nuclear power industry is going digital — replacing mechanical systems with more efficient, networked computer-controls. If that makes you [...]

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30 June 2006 | 10,298 views

ARP Scanning and Fingerprinting Tool – arp-scan

NTA-Monitor has released the arp-scan detection and fingerprinting tool under the open source (LGPL license) concept. It has been tested under various Linux based operating systems and seems to work fine. This will only compile on Linux systems. You will need a C compiler, the “make” utility and the appropriate system header files to compile [...]

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29 June 2006 | 7,678 views

Shadowserver Battles the Botnets

Botnets are indeed a growing problem, we’ve seen serious cases of DDoS extortion, the most recent example would be the attacks against the ‘million dollar homepage’ and the problems it caused the owner. Botnets have been used for quite some time as spam networks and mostly for script kiddies to have DoS wars on IRC [...]

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