Thursday , July 29 2021

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Installing & Configuring Latest Oracle Java with Kali (Currently 2021.1)

Installing & Configuring Latest Oracle Java with Kali (Currently 2021.1) java logo 1

Creating this post to keep track of how I successfully installed and configured Oracle Java JDK (current latest version: 16.01) on my Kali Linux distribution (current latest version: 2021.1). https://www.oracle.com/java/technologies/javase-downloads.html Java JDK Download official URL Prerequisite: Install GDEBI, Not necessary though. But I usually install applications with gdebi: # sudo …

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Bash No-IP Updater using CronJob Script

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Creating this post just to save what worked for my No-IP configuration with my office’s Router for VPN configuration with FQDN & dynamic public IP. Source: https://github.com/mdmower/bash-no-ip-updater bash-no-ip-updater-masterDownload A bash script to update the IP address of No-IP hostnames. Supports multiple hostname updates and log rotation (config_sample). Prerequisites bash curl …

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How to install TeamViewer on Kali Linux 2

This is a short but step-by-step guide on how to install Teamviewer on Kali Linux 2. I recently faced huge issues in installing Teamviewer on Kali Linxu but finally I did it by some help from internet and some of my own effort in finding issues. Anyhow, let us begin …

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How to Modify GRUB Bootloader version 2

I’m going to show you how can we edit and modify GRUB Bootloader version 2, as in my case, I use Windows 10 along with Kali Linux 2.0 as Multi-Booting host operating systems. By default, Kali Linux becomes primary OS to boot into unless any interaction is given by user …

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Unknown configuration directive ‘VRootEngine’ on /etc/proftpd.conf

I have been using Proftpd on CentOS 6 along with webmin for long time. Today, Proftpd process stopped un-expectedly and when I tried to start it, it just FAILED…! CentOS Version:    6.5 x86_64 Webmin Version:   1.73 ProFtp Version:     proftpd-1.3.4a-1.el6.rf.x86_64 (came with CentOS YUM repo)   Error faced when entered “/usr/sbin/proftpd” …

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Installing and Configuring Snare Agent on Hosts

In this tutorial, I will be installing and configuring snare agent on hosts for monitoring them with OSSIM Open-source SIEM. Let’s get started… – Download Snare Client edition from:             sourceforge.net/projects/snare/ – Enable Snare Plugin on OSSIM Server by Installing Snare Agent on Windows Client: – Current latest file Downloaded is “SnareForWindows-4.0.2.0-MultiArchOpenSource.exe” …

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