I used this command to crack a Linux SSH account with hydra. hydra -l trump -P rockyou.txt ssh://192.168.1.2hydra -l trump -P rockyou.txt ssh://192.168.1.2 And this is the output I got once I managed to crack the user account over SSH. This is why you have fail2ban and other protections against brute force attacks. ┌─[✗]─[[email protected]]─[~/hs] └──╼ …

This bash alias will take a directory name or path as an argument. alias goto=’cd $1’alias goto=’cd $1′ This is an example of how this alias works. [email protected]:~$ goto /usr/share [email protected]:/usr/[email protected]:~$ goto /usr/share [email protected]:/usr/share$ This is a very neat bash trick. This might not work if the directory name uses spaces though. Generate a very …

The new Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark) distribution has been released. This comes with a Gnome desktop instead of the Unity environment. The desktop environment in this looks just like Unity though. Where is the benefit of using a Gnome desktop if it looks exactly like Unity anyway? This is how I set up Ubuntu 17.10 …

The current version of Firefox 55 broke uBlock Origin. To get it working again, install the version of uBlock from the development channel. Scroll down the bottom of this page and select the development channel button. https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/ublock-origin/?src=ss. This gets it working again instantly. This is the thing with free software, it gets a lot of …

Amazing sights and possibilities in space There are some amazing sights in space that we could discover in time if we could get there. This picture shows a binary star system in deep space. This is surrounded by a massive cloud of debris and dust. This could possibly create a new solar system with planets …

A network speedtest is a good way to get a picture of how fast your Internet connection really is. To perform a speedtest in Ubuntu, first install pip using this command. sudo apt-get install python-pipsudo apt-get install python-pip Then install speedtest-cli. [email protected]:~$ sudo pip install speedtest-cli Downloading/unpacking speedtest-cli Downloading speedtest-cli-0.3.1.tar.gz Running setup.py (path:/tmp/pip_build_root/speedtest-cli/setup.py) egg_info for …