Tag: physical

Honeypot

Targeted geolocation and tracking

HoneyBadger is a framework for targeted geolocation. HoneyBadger is used to identify the physical location of a web user using a combination of geolocation techniques using a browser’s share location feature, the visible WIFI networks, and the IP address. The associated Metasploit Framework modules can be found here. Prerequisites — PHP — Python — SQLite3 …

Microsoft Servers, Microsoft Windows

Physical Address Extension (PAE)

Physical Address Extension (PAE) is a processor feature that enables x86 processors to access more than 4 GB of physical memory on capable versions of Windows. Certain 32-bit versions of Windows Server running on x86-based systems can use PAE to access up to 64 GB or 128 GB of physical memory, depending on the physical …

Linux, Network

Enable the promiscuous mode on the physical NIC

You can put your Network Interface Controller/Card into promiscuous mode by using ifconfig. A. To enable promiscuous mode issue the command (needs administrative rights): ifconfig eth0 promisc after this if you execute the command ifconfig eth0 and if everything worked as expected and your NIC supports promiscuous mode, you will notice this line: UP BROADCAST …