Category Archives: Operating System

Hardentools – Utility to Disable Risky Windows Features

Hardentools is a collection of simple utilities designed to disable a number of "features" exposed by operating systems (Microsoft Windows, for now), and primary consumer applications.

DEFT X – Forensics Virtual Appliance

Deft X is a ready virtual appliance with a several Incident response and Forensics tools that will help in investigating security incidents. The distribution is based on Ubuntu Mate 18.04

Microsoft August Patch Tuesday Fix 60 Vulnerabilities

Over this week Microsoft have a released a new set of security patches that come to fix 60 vulnerabilities in different products 19 of them are critical and affect Microsoft Windows, Edge Browser, Internet Explorer, Office, .NET Framework, Exchange Server,

Tails 1.2 Released

New version of Tails 1.2 a linux distribution have been release with several new features and security patches.  TAILS (The Amnesic Incognito Live System) is based on debian operating system and have been used by Edward Snowden because it help

Bypassing Lockscreen Vulnerability on Ubuntu 14.04 Patched

On the 16th of April a vulnerability report has been issued for Ubuntu operating system that allow user to bypass lock screen interface password protection. The system can be accessed without authorization, payload or any code while all what you

Microsoft plans five security fixes for February’s Patch Tuesday

Microsoft released their security advisory advance notification; this month we have 5 security bulletin that comes to fix security vulnerabilities in windows operating system and Microsoft Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server. Two of the five planned security patches are

Raise Windows privileges with physical access

There is several linux distributions that allows to crack windows operating system administrator passwords. BIOS password is important to prevent such attack as if the attacker have physical access to the host he will be able to have admin access