Aldo Mereles

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Hacking Android: How to Create a Lab for Android Penetration Testing

As Android bug bounty hunters and penetration testers, we need a properly configured environment to work in when testing exploits and looking for …

Linux

Advanced Exploitation: How to Find & Write a Buffer Overflow Exploit for a Network Service

While our time with the Protostar VM from Exploit Exercises was lovely, we must move on to bigger things and harder challenges. Exploit Exercises' …

Another Critical Flaw Found In Drupal Core—Patch Your Sites Immediately

It's time to update your Drupal websites, once again. For the second time within a month, Drupal has been found vulnerable to another critical …

Information Security

Everything You Need To Know About The History of Battletech

<i>Here at Geek & Sundry, the world of gaming is showcased at its best with shows like Game Engine and Game the Game! Want to get in on the gaming fun?</i> …

Aluminum Foil Fashioned into Shiny Balls Is Pure Satisfaction

Aluminum’s great for a lot of things. It can protect your leftovers, help you cook, and also apparently be turned into big ol’ shiny balls that …

Pranks

How to Set Up Multi-Camera Streaming to Facebook Live With Free Software

<i>Note: This guide assumes you’re living in the walled garden of Apple and are using macOS and iOS devices, but the principles are the same for Windows</i> …

It’s Simple, Really: How a Differential Works, Explained in a Vintage Video

The standard open differential in most cars is a brilliant piece of engineering, allowing you to take the tightest turns without fighting your tires or tearing apart your drivetrain. But even if you understand implicitly how a car’s differential works, it’s kind of difficult to explain.<p>That’s why …

Oh, Git Configurations! Let's Simplify It

Oh, Git Is Complex!Git is a complex system. To see the proof, check out:• ohshitgit.com<br>• gitfightrules.com<br>To mitigate that, <b>we are going to get inside the</b> …

What Robert Downey Jr. Did For This Terminally Ill 8-Year-Old Boy Will Blow You Away

Aaron Hunter, an 8-year-old with a rare condition called rapid-onset obesity with hypothalamic dysfunction, hypoventilation, and autonomic dysregulation (ROHHAD) — an extremely rare life-threatening syndrome that affects the autonomic nervous and endocrine system, causing children to gain weight …

Remember Where You Stored Things With Sortly

xMy boyfriend and I live in a two-bedroom apartment with exactly two, exceptionally small closets. The closest are big enough to hold our clothes, …

How Hockey Night in Canada comes together, controlled chaos and all | The Star

It’s 9:30 in the morning on a Saturday and Don Cherry is at his home in Mississauga when the phone rings.<p>Cherry answers, as he has for 33 years: …

bash script to ssh multiple servers in a Loop and issue commands

I have a text file in which I have a list of servers. I'm trying to read the server one by one from the file, SSH in the server and execute ls to see …

Linux

If you owned a 'fat' PlayStation 3 you could be entitled to $65 from Sony because of Linux option

Cast your mind back to when Sony released the original PlayStation 3, and you may well remember claims that the console was also a "computer". The …

Explain MVC like I'm five

This is a hard one to explain to a five year old.<p>Essentially MVC is about responsibility.<p>I would tell the kid that there are three people working in …

10 ‘who’ Command Examples for Linux Newbies

In our earlier article, we have explained 11 ways to find user account info and login details in Linux. One of the various commands we mentioned was …

Linux

Tableau Is The Tool For All Your Data Crunching And Analyzing Needs

After these three courses, you’ll practically be a professional data analyst.<p>While the Digital Age has given the business world many gifts, sometimes …

Linux Fu: Regular Expressions

If you consider yourself a good cook, you may or may not know how to make a souffle or baklava. But there are certain things you probably do know how …

Linux

How to enable phpMyadmin configuration storage to gain more options and security

Jack Wallen walks you through the process of enabling configuration storage for phpMyAdmin to gain added security features for the web-based MySQL …

Databases

These 5 Courses (57.5 Hours!) Are Your Path to Expert-Level Python Programming

<b>The Complete Python Programming Boot Camp: Beginner to Advanced</b><p>Master Python One Step At a Time<p><b>Python for Programmers</b><p>Learn Python Quickly In This …

The Allegory of the Chariot | Understanding Plato, Socrates, and Thumos | The Art of Manliness

What is a man? What sort of man should I be? What does it mean to live a good life? What is the best way to live and how do I attain excellence? What …

Web application from scratch, Part I

This is the first in a series of posts in which I’m going to go through the process of building a web application (and its web server) from scratch …

How to Force User to Change Password at Next Login in Linux

In our last article, we’ve explained you how to change user password expiry information in Linux, where we looked at different examples of the chage …

Linux

World Cup Countdown: 17 Weeks to Go - 'Maracanazo': the Day Uruguay Silenced the Samba

You had to be Brazilian to truly understand the quote in one of Rio de Janeiro’s bestselling sports newspapers on 9 July 2014, and not just because …

Next Free Amazon/Twitch Prime Game Is Available [Last Chance]

Those in the market for a new game that won't cost them a penny are in luck, provided they have an Amazon Prime membership. The next free PC game to be offered through Twitch Prime--which is one of the perks of an Amazon Prime membership--is now available, and it's a good one.<p>Civilization IV: The …

Civilization (Video Game)

10 Handy CSS Grid Code Snippets

The CSS grid spec isn’t exactly “new” but it’s definitely newer in the mainstream dev world. Many frontend coders don’t even know about the CSS grid …

Web Design

Four apps that will help you learn to play music

Pick up an instrument, learn your favorite songs, and practice a bit of music theory.<p>I'm a musician, and I learned the tricks of the trade the expensive and slow way: with private guitar lessons, summer music programs, and more theory books than I'd like to admit. Thankfully, in 2018 you can get …

Apps

AI-assisted porn has arrived—and Gal Gadot has been made its victim

If you’re a Reddit user who has a knack for adult content, chances are you’ve stumbled across r/CelebFakes. The subreddit is dedicated to fake …

Machine Learning

25 NFL predictions through 2020: Brady's future, OBJ's contract

Here's one for the long-range planners. For the husband for whom the 10-day weather forecast just isn't long enough. For the wife who asks what you …

A Beginner’s Guide to Back-End Development

If you’re not a developer or engineer, concepts like front-end vs. back-end development can be challenging to wrap your head around. Pile on all of …

Start from Scratch: Phase 2 of the Complete Beginner's Program

Workout Summary<p>Main Goal<p>Build Muscle<p>Workout Type<p>Split<p>Training Level<p>Beginner<p>Program Duration4 weeks<p>Days Per Week<p>3<p>Time Per Workout30-45 …