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Hacking macOS: How to Configure a Backdoor on Anyone's MacBook

The conversation of which operating system is most secure, macOS vs. Windows, is an ongoing debate. Most will say macOS is more secure, but I'd like …

Basic Linux Interview Questions and Answers - Part II

Continuing the <b>Interview Series</b>, we are giving <b>10 Questions</b> here, in this article. These questions and the questions in the future articles doesn’t …

Best Hacking Tools Of 2017 For Windows, Linux, And OS X

<i>Short Bytes: Fossbytes has prepared a useful list of the best hacking tools of 2017 based upon industry reviews, your feedback, and its own</i> …

How-To: Setup Photos and iCloud Photo Library with external storage + Time Machine backups

Over the weekend a good friend of mine shared a screenshot of a really scary error message from Photos for Mac. Every photo and video taken over the last two weeks failed to open, saying instead that ‘An error occurred while downloading a larger version of this video for editing.’ The solution? …

BackBox Takes Its Security Tools Seriously | Reviews

BackBox Linux 4.4 is a great Linux distro for IT and other techies who want to do their own penetration tests and security assessments.<p>The latest …

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How much money do you have to save each day to become a millionaire at 65?

There are plenty of legal ways of becoming a millionaire, but you probably won’t be able to do it overnight. However, if you’re determined to reach …

How to run Windows 10 on a Mac

Introduction<p>One of the beautiful things about owning a Mac is that, as a user, you can get the best of both worlds. Along with enjoying excellent …

Windows 10

Linux Jargon For Beginners: 10 Basic Linux Terms Every Newbie Should Know

Navigating the Linux Universe can be downright confusing. Familiarize some of the basic terminology with this introduction to Linux jargon.The post …

In-wall wiring guide for home A/V

Crutchfield advisor Norm has worked on hundreds of whole-house wiring jobs.<p>This guide will help you save money by doing your own small-scale in-wall …

29 Linux Commands You Must Know

Linux distributions support various GUIs (graphical user interfaces) but the old command line interface (bash) still proves to be <b>easier and quicker</b> …

7 Steps to Start Your Linux SysAdmin Career - The Linux Foundation

<b>Install Linux</b><p>It should almost go without saying, but the first key to learning Linux is to install Linux. Both the LFS101x and the LFS201 courses …

Linux

Master Linux with this great bundle of courses

Master Linux quickly and efficiently with the next great courseware offer from TNW Deals. The Linux Learner Bundle puts you in command of the basics with 6 elite courses and 50+ hours of interactive learning content.<p>Included in the bundle:<p>Learn Linux in 5 Days – Linux crash course for …

Learning bash scripting for beginners

Bash (Bourne-Again SHell) is a Linux and Unix-like system shell or command language interpreter. It is a default shell on many operating systems …

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Packet Sender - The UDP and TCP Network Test Utility

Packet Sender is an open source utility to allow sending and receiving TCP and UDP packets. It is available free (no ads / no bundleware) for <b>Windows</b>,</b> …

How to Convert a Physical Windows or Linux PC to a Virtual Machine

Want to keep an old Windows or Linux installation around without keeping the hardware around? Convert that physical Windows partition to a virtual …

How To: Run a Free Web Server From Home on Windows or Linux with Apache

Paying for web hosting isn't ideal in most situations. If you have your own website, hosting it yourself is very acceptable and easy to do, assuming …

Linux

Linux: IP Subnet (CIDR) Calculator That Will Help You With Network Settings - nixCraft

I‘m a new user and networking newbie. I need help with network settings. I’m looking for a tool for calculating available host address ranges with …

Linux

3 ways your wireless service will change under the FCC's net neutrality rules

Of the many enormous implications that the FCC's Title II reclassification of the internet could have, perhaps none is bigger or more jarring to the telecom industry than the news that mobile internet will be regulated for the first time with the same level of consumer protection as your wired …

Five Years Ago, Daniel Bryan Explained Why Everyone’s So Pissed About The 2015 Royal Rumble

Click play and let the truth wash over you.<p>We wrote about this promo in our recap of NXT season 1, but it’s getting a lot of play on Reddit today so we thought we’d share it again. It’s worth sharing every day. At the time, the promo was about Bryan’s frustrations as an independent wrestling …

Royal Rumble

Linux Basic Commands

The below commands are important and often used. For more checkout the image at the bottom of the article<p><b>mkdir</b> – make directories<br>Usage: mkdir …

6 Steps To Becoming An Information Security Guru

<b>Be Passionate About It</b> You can’t get to the top if you don’t truly love what you do. You can do decently well by grinding through, of course, but you …

"LinSSID" Is Great Free Graphical Wireless Scanner Tool for Ubuntu/Linux Mint

There are many command line wireless scanner tools available for Linux, which requires command line knowledge to deal with them. Also there are some …

Network Security Protocols: Background – Part I

As an IT security professional, one of the areas where I gained a significant amount of knowledge and experience in is network security. Working for …

Information Security