Software: FOCA Description: FOCA (Fingerprinting Organizations with Collected Archives) is a Windows only forensic tool used to extract and analyze metadata from common file types. Metadata is basically descriptive information about data. For example, if you created a Word file in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Word would automatically include metadata in your Word file [...]
Software: Ophcrack Description: Ophcrack is a free Windows password cracker based on rainbow tables. If you have no idea what a rainbow table is, see this article, or follow my password cracking course here for an upcoming article that simplifies the topic. It comes with a Graphical User Interface and runs on multiple platforms. Screenshot: [...]
This Episode of CrackerCast looks at this weeks hacker news and breaks down the second phase of the hacking process, scanning.
Have you wondered how to get BackTrack 4 running in the easiest way possible? Well you can stop now. No need to burn a disk or install it on your computer just to check it out, you can run it in a virtual machine right from your desktop. Many of you have heard of VMware and looked away because of all the five dolla sucky suckys it would take to afford it. Fortunately there exists a free alternative that is just as good, Sun’s VirtualBox (available for Linux, Mac, Windows) . In this video, I will show you how to get BackTrack 4 up and running in it.. oh and the process is the same for any other OS you wish to run as well.