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Upgrade MariaDB to 10.3 on CentOS 7

Everything you see here is found more formally at “”. This page is basically just my notes in case I can’t find the other site when I need it in future. We’re using CentOS 7 and upgrading from “MariaDB 5.5” to “MariaDB 10.3”. Backup your DB and config files first.

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All HowTo's Cybersecurity Linux Redhat, Fedora and CentOS Linux Ubuntu, Mint & Debian Linux

Pen Testing Tools – Stuff we all need

This article is mostly a cheat sheet for things pen-testers need. Obviously there’s a little picking and choosing depending on the need. Nmap: Ubuntu: apt install nmap CentOS: yum install nmap Nikto: Ubuntu: apt install nikto CentOS: yum install nikto Mimikatz: Hydra: Ubuntu: apt install hydra Cewl: Ubuntu: apt

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Create, List, Copy and Delete Windows Shadow Copy (VSS) on Windows 10

This article lists the PowerShell (and other) commands to create, list, copy from, and delete Windows Shadow Copies, also known as VSS. See Microsoft’s doco here “”. Enable: Enable-ComputerRestore -Drive “C:\” Create: wmic shadowcopy call create Volume=”C:\” List: vssadmin list shadows Copy from: Windows Explorer: Right Click a folder, Select

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Configure Metasploit with NMap and the Database – Advanced

This article walks you through the process of installing, configuring and running scans using Metasploit and Nmap. Both CentOS 7 and Ubuntu 20.04 are discussed. Our objective is to be able to run nmap scans and have the results go into a database so we can filter the results later

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