Articles for: InfoSec

Penetration Testing Professional Course Review -

NOTE: I ended up not finishing this review. It stops at the midway point. Sorry about that. While the course I did felt outdated, eLearnSecurity has since updating their courses. Should I take anything from them in the future, I'll do a complete review.

Posted on Saturday, May 7, 2016

Penetration Testing Student Course Review -

As part of my on-going information security training and effort to eventually get into this industry, I decided to start taking courses and going for certificates. While the certificates may or may not help professionally, they will be a joy to do as a hobby, so it’s win-win for me.

Posted on Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Bsides Las Vegas 2015

So it’s the end of January 2015 and I realized there was still no article about my experience at BSidesLV 2015 for this site. It was my original intent to write the article right after the conference, but life got in the way.

Posted on Sunday, January 31, 2016

Going from Zero to Zero.One

If you’re looking for a nice, little yellow-brick road to follow to the promised land of a job in information security, I think you’ll want to stop reading here.

Posted on Saturday, August 1, 2015

Tool Time - SQLMAP

Recently, I was doing a CTF and used sqlmap for the first time. When I used it, I wasn’t too sure what all was going on, so I thought it would be a good idea to do a writeup about it.

Posted on Friday, July 31, 2015

CTF Action - Freshly from Vulnhub

I’m back with another CTF walkthrough / diary. I was hungry for some action learning, so I went to VulnHub and picked a CTF somewhat randomly.

Posted on Thursday, July 30, 2015

Getting Started with Aircrack

I’m a wireless junkie. I don’t know why, but there’s just something about unconvering the hidden world of data that’s all around us that excites me. I could sit there all day just watching connections.

Posted on Tuesday, July 21, 2015

My First CTF

After watching an infosec talk off Iron Geek’s channel (big surprise) where someone talked about how 70%+ of their skills were learned by doing CTFs, I thought it was time for me to get going and fast.

Posted on Saturday, July 4, 2015