Install Hydra on Linux | Debian | Mint | Ubuntu | Latest version

install hydra on linux debian ubuntu mint

Today I am going to show how to install Hydra on Linux. Hydra is a powerful penetration testing tool. It allows you to brute force almost anything. Please note that all of the tutorials here regarded on penetration testing and ethical hacking are only meant for testing and/or educational purposes. Do not harm anyone’s devices without their permission. Do not break the law. All the credits from this tool goes to van Hauser / THC on GitHub. You will learn how to install Hydra on Linux, Debian based systems, like…

Best Torrent Apps 2018 | For Linux & Windows | Open Source

best torrent apps for linux and windows

This article will contain the best torrent apps 2018 for Linux and also Windows. Some of these best torrent apps will be available also for MacOS. I am a guy who respect open source software, and no ads in my applications. So that’s the way we are headed. µTorrent is one of the most popular torrent software for Windows, but why? It used to be good, but in my opinion, it’s too stuffed with ads. Unless of course you’re using the pro version of it. Best Torrent Apps 2018, for…

Software alternatives for Linux & Windows – Open Source

software alternatives for linux

You’re probably looking for common Windows software alternatives for Linux. Or perhaps just open source alternatives for Windows software? Now you might be asking yourself: Why can’t I just pirate everything and use the paid programs? If you did, ask yourself this question: Why wouldn’t I help the open source developers by using their software and donating them like one dollar? Well if you’re really broke and can’t afford that, don’t pay anything, even using their software supports them. The paid and expensive software might be better than the open…

Common Linux problems with their fixes – Submit yours

common linux problems

Common Linux problems with their fixes. Not a usual post, but I thought that this might help some people. Yes, I know that Stack Overflow, Ask Ubuntu and bunch of other websites are made for this, but why not? I promise that I will post here every problem that I will face with its fix. Comment below if you have a problem and I will try to help you and other people can also do that. If you have arrived here from Google or any other search engine, press CTRL+F…

Things to do after installing Debian 9 “Stretch” on your desktop or laptop

things to do after installing debian

Hello my fellow readers, here some things to do after installing Debian on your desktop or laptop computer. All steps are optional and you’re not required to do anything of them. These are the ones that I personally do after a fresh installation. I did the installation with Debian NETINST iso image and usb stick, laptop plugged in to my router, you will soon get to know why I had to plug it in and not use WLAN. I selected Gnome desktop in the installation process, you can choose your…

25 Reasons to use Linux

Reasons to use Linux

Reasons to use Linux | Why choose Linux? | Windows vs Linux? MacOS vs Linux? You can find a ton of articles about reasons to use Linux. Now let us list a ton of those reasons, they are not in any kind of order. 1. Load of different distributions to choose from There is no other OS that has so many distributions like Linux. You can find hundreds of Linux distributions from Distrowatch.com Top ten distributions in the last twelve months, at the time writing this post: Linux Mint Debian…

Upgrading Debian 8 “Jessie ” to Debian 9 “Stretch”

Upgrading Debian 8 "Jessie " to Debian 9 "Stretch"

Upgrading Debian 8 “Jessie ” to Debian 9 “Stretch” In this article, we will be upgrading Debian 8 “Jessie ” to Debian 9 “Stretch” by Linux command line. Method will work both, desktop and server systems. You might also want to read Debians “Whats new on Debian 9” article to make sure you really wanna do it. For example, in the update, Debian 9 will replace MySQL with MariaDB, there is more details about that and other stuff in this article. Now we should get to work and go for…

Configure sudo and add user to sudoers group on Debian

Configure sudo and add user to sudoers group on Debian

Configure sudo and add user to sudoers group on Debian In this article you will learn how to configure sudo and add user to sudoers group on Debian. This method will work both desktop and server versions of Debian. About sudo sudo is a program for Unix-like computer operating systems that allows users to run programs with the security privileges of another user, by default the superuser. It originally stood for “superuser do” as the older versions of sudo were designed to run commands only as the superuser. Source: Wikipedia…

Remove all games from GNOME 3, Debian GNU/Linux

remove all games from gnome 3

Remove all games from GNOME 3 Hello everyone, just installed Debian Strecth with GNOME 3 and noticed that I could not find anything (for Debian) Gnome 3 game removal. So what I did, I manually removed them with their package names. Just run these two commands as root and you get rid of them. (I’m just using sudo, if you don’t have sudo, just type su on terminal) sudo apt-get purge gnome-2048 aisleriot atomix gnome-chess five-or-more hitori iagno gnome-klotski lightsoff gnome-mahjongg gnome-mines gnome-nibbles quadrapassel four-in-a-row gnome-robots gnome-sudoku swell-foop tali gnome-taquin…

Linux commands that every Linux user should know

linux commands

Here are the Linux commands that everyone who uses Linux, should know, and if not should learn them. I will not explain everything they can do, just the most relevant things very briefly. Please let me know if I should add anything! 🙂 Commands apt-get Debian based distributions package manager to install softwares or update the system from repository. cat Read or modify text files. cd Change the current directory. For example cd ~/Downloads takes you to downloads directory. chmod Change the file access permissions chown Change the ownership of…