Category: Hacking

Protect Your Online Privacy

I just found out about a great resource for online privacy, the website¬†www.privacytools.io. It’s covers all the major privacy concerns and how to protect yourself from being snooped on.

Mac OS X Hidden Settings

This is a great site that catalogs all the Mac OS X secret settings that you can change if you’re daring. You can make the changes manually through the terminal or by downloading the PrefPane app from here: http://secrets.blacktree.com/

Turn Off WPS

Most current routers have a feature enabled called WPS, which stands for WiFi Protected Setup. The purpose of WPS is to make it easy to associate devices with your WiFi network. It has two main methods, the push-button method and the PIN method. Unfortunately, the PIN method is easily cracked, for example with a tool
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Backtrack 5

Backtrack is a Linux distribution optimized for hackers or security people trying to stop them. It allows people to easily break into WEP and WPS enabled routers. It’s alarmingly simple to crack a WEP account. That can be done in minutes. Most new routers have WPS enabled. That usually takes many hours to crack. See
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