This article was presented at the University of Houston as a final term paper for Critical Thinking in Cybersecurity course with Professor Bronk.
Setting up security onion can be a pain if you haven’t done it before. If you follow the instructions to the letter, you will be fine, however I am impatient and need to try, and fail, repeatedly so I can memorize how to get it built. First and foremost, you will want to make sureContinue reading “Setting up Security Onion”
One of the best things you could do for yourself is encrypt your drive. I highly recommend it. I will take this opportunity to show you how. The benefits to encryption is data security. Encrypting your drive will create security keys on all your files that cannot be removed without the encryption key. What isContinue reading “The Cyber Dudes on Encryption”
My brother called me in a panic. He frantically explained that his email and possibly his social media accounts were compromised. I explained what he needed to do and told him he should do it immediately. A while back my wife’s car got broken into, they didn’t steal anything of value, but they did takeContinue reading “Security Basics”
Security Analysts are plagued with hackers potentially compromising their network and infrastructure. This is the main reason that IDS and IPS were created, to help assist with the hunt for intruders. Like the names say IDS is Intrusion Detection System, and IPS is Intrusion Prevention System, I will be going into more detail on whatContinue reading “Why you need an IDS or an IPS”
Installing Kali Linux on a Raspberry Pi If you haven’t used, Kali Linux is an excellent tool for penetration testing. It’s widely used by Information Security experts and can help determine vulnerabilities in your environment. You do need to know how to use all the tools that come pre-installed in order for you to testContinue reading “Hackberry Pi”
This is a blog website that was started by University of Houston Cybersecurity students/professionals. This was started on a whim and will be upheld a group od cybersecurity students turned professional. This website will be focused on Cybersecurity tips, lessons learned, news, ideas, and information. The articles will be posted by Cybersecurity students, professionals, andContinue reading “Introduce Yourself”