Complete Ethical Hacking

Complete Ethical Hacking

20 October, 2020
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Why Linux?

Network Commands in Linux

ifconfig - shows interfaces and IP addresses corosponding to those interfaces

Loopback Interface

any traffic that computer sends to the loopback network is addressed to the same computer. loopback interface have IP address 127.0.0.0/8 The most common IP address for the loopback interface is 127.0.0.1 . Loopback interface is represented with lo in iwconfig/ipconfig output.

although any interface can be used to identify the device, loopback interface is generally used.

Information Gathering

Types of Information Gathering

Active Info Gathering from target(website etc)

directly get the data from target. examples: direct packets exchange, talking with employes etc etc

Passive Info Gathering from target

collecting info from a middle source. example: google about target and gather data from a third party website etc

Goals

Tools for Gathering Information

Tools often fail. Find related tools in GitHub.

abdus s. azad
About the Author
Abdus is a Software Engineer working at Level. In his free time, he likes to play with Linux-based machines. Contact him at abdus@abdus.net.