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    Twelve Days of ZAPmas - Day 2 - The Edge of Tomorrow
    Day 2 - The Edge of Tomorrow - Replaying and Tampering with Requests Fuzzing and tampering are like ...
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    Twelve Days of ZAPmas - Day 1 - Setting Up ZAP
    This holiday season, I’m going to run down some of the ins and outs of working with OWASP Zed ...
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    Quick Bites Ep 6 - Good Hygiene is IMPORTANT, PEOPLE!
    Guidance  |  best practices  |  Quick Bites  |  Cyber  |  Hygiene  |  CIS Top 18  |  Blue Team
    So, I just missed a week of work because of the flu (it wasn’t COVID, I got tested). The flu SUCKS. ...
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    How to iterate through advfirewall rules
    Training  |  professionally evil  |  Secure Ideas  |  Windows 10  |  Windows 11  |  sysadmin  |  system administration  |  cmd  |  powershell  |  firewall rules
    There are several ways to pull firewall information from a Windows system. Today we will leverage ...
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    Introduction to Writing Nmap Scripting Engine (NSE) Scripts
    NMAP  |  programming  |  NSE
    One thing I notice a lot of people are missing in their skill set as security professionals is the ...
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    Quick Bites Ep 5 - The Call Is Coming From INSIDE THE HOUSE
    hacking  |  Quick Bites  |  Insider Threat  |  Attacks  |  Halloween
    Man, I’ll be honest - I’m super excited to be doing a Halloween-themed blog post this year. So, ...
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    Working With Data: IP and Port Filtering
    Training  |  professionally evil  |  Secure Ideas  |  technology tips and tricks  |  sysadmin  |  data  |  data manipulation  |  excel  |  spreadsheet  |  filtering
    During our day-to-day work, there’s a lot of data that we interact with. In order to make good use ...
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    Coming Soon - Twelve Days of ZAPmas
    In December of 2018, I published a twelve-day series of cross-site scripting tips, tricks, and ...
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    Nmap vs. Masscan
    hacking  |  NMAP  |  port scanning  |  masscan  |  host discovery
    If you are in IT, chances are you have at least heard of Nmap and Masscan. Both are free and ...
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    Quick Bites Ep 4 - Let's Talk About SSRF, Baby!
    Let’s talk about you and (application) secur-i-ty! Let’s talk about all the good things and the bad ...
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    View Wireless Profile Password Information Using PowerShell or CMD
    Training  |  professionally evil  |  Secure Ideas  |  hacking  |  Windows  |  Windows 10  |  Windows 11  |  sysadmin  |  system administration  |  cmd  |  wireless  |  wifi  |  wifi password  |  powershell  |  wireless profile
    There are a couple different ways for you to access your Windows wireless password information. If ...
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