Got a chance to tell a story on #DarknetDiaries with Jack Rhysider.
Ep 36: Jeremy from Marketing
"A company hires a penetration tester to pose as a new hire, Jeremy from Marketing, to see how much he can hack into in his first week on the job. It doesn’t go as planned."
You can listen to it here: https://darknetdiaries.com/episode/36/
~=8 Character Passwords Are Dead=~
New benchmark from the Hashcat Team shows a 2080Ti GPU passing 100 Billion password guesses per second (NTLM hash).
This means that the entire keyspace, or every possible combination of:
...of an 8 character password can be guessed in:
(8x 2080Ti GPUs against NTLM Windows hash)
@tinker Yeah, I've aliased "ip -br -color a" to "ipa", and it's one of my reflex commands.
Defensive Security Podcast Episode 233
I’ve finally started using ‘ip’ more than ‘ifconfig’.
At first, I bemoaned how busy the output for ‘ip a’ was, especially in comparison to the relative neatness of “ifconfig -a”.
But I’ve found I use “ip -br a” all the time now. A quick, brief, “where am I?”
Don’t worry about 0days when you still haven’t patched your 0l’days.
Today's tarot draw is The Magician from pixeloccult.com
Themes for this card include: Capability, competence, preparation, power.
"The Magician suggests that you may have a new goal, and that your skills are appropriately matched to take it on. Success follows your skill and optimism in this new endeavor. Channel your focus, talent, and creativity into this project."
#tarot #cyberpunk #illustration #mastoArt
With defiance & rage, she screamed, reaching toward the cathode ray tube.Her grip beared down, causing her knuckles to go white, her fingers to bleed red.
She brought her head up, bent to apex, then slammed her forehead into the thick glass, her forehead shattering against it.
Her consciousness ebbed, then flowed, deep into that ancient ion cannon.Her crystalized neurons synthing seamlessly into the binary data of the logical system.
And in that moment, she could see.
Tired of pentesting. Tired of infosec.
Not really burnt out. Not like last time (1.5 years ago). That was heavy burnout.
This is just heavy... I don’t know. Boredom? Lack of purpose and drive?
There are so many things I want to do, but they don’t earn me money, so I can only do them on the side. One day when I’m rich... or maybe when the kids move out and I’m at a point where the only risked is my own life and well being.
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