Kali tools: Nmap

Terminal with the nmap output

The Nmap network mapper is an industry-standard network scanner that is over 20 years old. The Nmap is featured in numerous movies as the “hacking tool”. These movies include The Matrix, Die Hard 4, and The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. Full list of the Nmap’s appearances you can find at the Nmap homepage (https://nmap.org/movies/). …

How to make Kali Linux Iptables Firewall Persistent

By default, Kali Linux doesn’t use a firewall in its network interfaces. Although Kali is silent on the network on its default setting, nothing is stopping you from starting up services. And some of the most popular tools are starting up network services (and using default username/password combination)! So just to play on the safe …

Brute Force Dictionary Attack Against BitLocker

First of all, brute forcing BitLocker drive with adequate password is definitely a no go. Modern CPU / GPU based attack vectors will take stellar amount of time to break the encryption. But if you still want to hit your head to the wall, be my quest!

Inspecting BitLocker encrypted drive in Kali Linux

In this blog post we are inspecting the BitLocker encrypted drive we encrypted in part 2 using Kali Linux. In this tutorial we have booted the Kali Linux in Live CD/USB mode without persistent storage. We are going to use the Dislocker tool to inspect the encrypted BitLocker drive/partition. Installing the Dislocker tool Although Kali …