Ramblings of an IT administrator that ventures into security

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Sep
16
Using Nmap

Using Nmap

Nmap is a network mapping utility that is extremely useful in trying to figure out what is on the network
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Sep
10
eJPT Certification

eJPT Certification

Today I passed the eJPT certification on the second attempt. The first one I missed by 1 question and was
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Aug
28

EJPT certification test

I talked earlier this summer about trying to get a certification and now it's getting really close to crunch time.
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Jul
07
Generating a public  ssh key from  a private key

Generating a public ssh key from a private key

Today I needed to generate a new public key from a private key that I had in order to setup
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Jun
29
Configuring a SOCKS proxy on Mac or Linux desktop

Configuring a SOCKS proxy on Mac or Linux desktop

Today there was a need at work to "tunnel" through the firewall and get to an external address without having
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Jun
02

Using sudo without the need for a password

This requirement came up while trying to work on a server for work today and I thought I would share
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Jun
02
Studying for the eJPT

Studying for the eJPT

I have been making steady progress towards me feeling confident that I can pass the eJPT later this year. For
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May
19
Certification?

Certification?

Time for a change Today, I pulled the plug on trying to get my first certification. I have purchased a
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May
09
Trying to get into bug bounty

Trying to get into bug bounty

I have been toying with the idea of trying my hand at the bug bounty platforms out there. I have
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Apr
23
THM Tomghost room

THM Tomghost room

This room was fun and one of the easier ones once I found some tooling on GitHub. I like that
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