Tor Browser

Browse Privately Online – Tor vs Brave

Ever considered getting better privacy with a browser that’s been designed to shield online browsing sessions from prying eyes? Tor has been around for a long time and is widely considered one of the most popular private browsers out there. But the competing newcomer, Brave, has provided privacy-oriented people with a strong alternative. Both are…

Information Security

smbclient – Backtrack 5 – Information Gathering – Network Analysis – SMB Analysis – smbclient.py

In the Backtrack menu under Information Gathering > Network Analysis > SMB Analysis there is a menu item named smbclient which should actually be named smbclient.py. While the smbclient.py script does actually use smbclient it provides a different interface, commands, no switches, etc. making it fairly different than smbclient itself. While both smbclient and smbclient.py…

Technology Insights

Test NFS From OSX

When setting up a NFS server its nice to be able to test from your desktop to verify things are working properly. In the current scenario I setup NFS on a BackTrack Linux server and needed to test it quickly from OSX to make sure NFS mounts were advertising properly. Below are a couple quick…