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Check MySQL Database Size – Command Line

Everyone who has been involved with IT for more than a few months has at least heard of MySQL. The acquisition of MySQL AB by Sun Microsystems brought a great deal of additional attention to MySQL’s database management system (DBMS). Even so, there is often more to MySQL than many people realize. Unix-based servers with […]

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5 Most Commonly Used Nmap Commands

Nmap supports many scanning technologies, such as: UDP, TCP connect(), TCP SYN (half-open scan), ftp proxy (bounce attack), reverse flag, ICMP, FIN, ACK scan, Xmas Tree, SYN Scan and null scan. Nmap also provides some advanced features, such as: detecting operating system types through TCP/IP stack features, secret scanning, dynamic delay and retransmission calculations, parallel […]

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Top 10 Metasploit Modules for Exploitation of ShellShock Vulnerability

A vulnerability in GNU Bash could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to inject arbitrary commands so called as ShellShock Vulnerability. The vulnerability is due to improper processing of environment variables by the affected software. An unauthenticated, remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by submitting malicious environment variable values to an application using Bash. Processing the […]