Tag: installation

Debian

Install the latest VirtualBox version on Debian

Add the repository to sources list sudo nano /etc/apt/sources.listsudo nano /etc/apt/sources.list deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian jessie contribdeb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian jessie contrib Add the public key https://www.virtualbox.org/download/oracle_vbox_2016.asc sudo apt-key add oracle_vbox_2016.ascsudo apt-key add oracle_vbox_2016.asc or wget -q https://www.virtualbox.org/download/oracle_vbox_2016.asc -O- | sudo apt-key add -wget -q https://www.virtualbox.org/download/oracle_vbox_2016.asc -O- | sudo apt-key add – Update and Install sudo apt-get updatesudo apt-get …

Linux

OpenSSH server installation

To install the OpenSSH server application on your Ubuntu server system: Installation sudo apt-get install openssh-serversudo apt-get install openssh-server Backup original configuration file sudo cp / etc/ssh/sshd_config / etc/ssh/sshd_config.originalsudo cp / etc/ssh/sshd_config / etc/ssh/sshd_config.original sudo chmod a-w / etc/ssh/sshd_config.originalsudo chmod a-w / etc/ssh/sshd_config.original Generate SSH keys During the process you will be prompted for a …

Plesk

Plesk 12 manual installation

To install Plesk on Linux or Windows-based servers, use the Plesk Installer utility. The Plesk Installer utility is available for download from http://autoinstall.plesk.com/plesk-installer (for Linux) and http://autoinstall-win.pp.parallels.com/plesk-installer.exe (for Windows). Plesk Installer can be used either via a browser-based user interface or the command line. Once the installation is finished, complete the post-installation setup. This includes …

Social Engineering, Tools

Social-Engineer Toolkit on Windows

To install the latest Social-Engineer Toolkit (SET) release follow these steps under Windows: 1. Download and install GitHub for Windows. 2. Clone SET git repository from https://github.com/trustedsec/social-engineer-toolkit/. 3. Download and install PyCrypto library. Download Prebuilt binaries for Windows from Voidspace site. 4. Open your cmd and run Social-Engineer Toolkit: python C:\Users\<username>\Documents\GitHub\social-engineer-toolkit\se-toolkitpython C:\Users\<username>\Documents\GitHub\social-engineer-toolkit\se-toolkit    

Security, Windows 7

Where to look for drivers or rootkits installation failures

On modern Windows such as Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8, Microsoft has implemented some extra mechanisms to protect Windows users from malicious software such as rootkits. One of these security mechanisms is this: Every driver for Windows Vista x64, Windows 7 x64 and Windows 8 cannot be installed on the system if it …

Microsoft Windows

First action after windows installation

Although administrator and guest accounts are disabled by default you should change passwords for these accounts as an extra layer of protection. Open command line and execute: net user administrator my_strong_password_1net user administrator my_strong_password_1 hit enter net user guest my_strong_password_2net user guest my_strong_password_2 hit enter

Macintosh, Virtualization

Installing VirtualBox on Mac OS X 10.5.8

Download latest VirtualBox from here. Follow the instructions of the installer. If you are getting the following error: “Running VirtualBox VM’s detected! The installer has detected running Virtual Machines.” Then download and install a previous build of VirtualBox. It will work! For older builds of VirtualBox see here.

Microsoft Windows

Monitor the changes made to OS by the installation of new software

Attack Surface Analyzer takes a snapshot of your system state before and after the installation of product(s) and displays the changes to a number of key elements of the Windows attack surface. Allows: – Developers to view changes in the attack surface resulting from the introduction of their code on to the Windows platform – …