Snort | Intrusion Detection & Prevention System


Snort® is an open source network intrusion prevention and detection system (IDS/IPS) developed by Sourcefire. Combining the benefits of signature, protocol, and anomaly-based inspection, Snort is the most widely deployed IDS/IPS technology worldwide. With millions of downloads and more than 300,000 registered users, Snort has become the de facto standard for IPS.

Source: http://www.snort.org/

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Nirsoft


Nirsoft is a website where you can find utilities for nearly every possible need in computing!  Doesn’t matter whether you’re a programmer, network administrator, forensics specialist or a nobody, Nirsoft provide tools that are useful for everyone.  You can find password recovery tools (where hackers usually use them for their malicious intent), or system tools where you can view detailed information of your computer (although you would require certain knowledge to understand them).

Visit NirSoft here.

Installing Ubuntu / BackTrack / Linux onto a pendrive


Have a need to install an Operating System into your pendrive?  Follow these steps provided by PendriveLinux.com.

Modus Operandi


Ever heard of the word Modus operandi or MO?  Modus operandi (MO) is a Latin term that means “a method of operating.” It refers to the behaviors that are committed by a criminal for the purpose of successfully completing an offense. A criminal’s MO reflects how they committed their crimes. It is separate from their motives, which have to do with why they commit their crimes.

Interested in learning Data Recovery, Tracing & Evidence Gathering in Computer Systems?  Visit often to check on the the post that i will be placing in the category “Forensic and Data Recovery”.