How To Become A Hacker Copyright © 2001 Eric S. Raymond As editor of the Jargon File and author of a few other well-known documents of similar nature, I often get email requests from enthusiastic network newbies asking (in effect) "how can I learn to be a wizardly hacker?". Back in 1996 I noticed that there didn't seem to be any other FAQs or web documents that addressed this vital question, so I started this one. 64 Things Every Geek Should Know - laptoplogic.com The term ‘geek’, once used to label a circus freak, has morphed in meaning over the years. What was once an unusual profession transferred into a word indicating social awkwardness. As time has gone on, the word has yet again morphed to indicate a new type of individual: someone who is obsessive over one (or more) particular subjects, whether it be science, photography, electronics, computers, media, or any other field. A geek is one who isn’t satisfied knowing only the surface facts, but instead has a visceral desire to learn everything possible about a particular subject. A techie geek is usually one who knows a little about everything, and is thus the person family and friends turn to whenever they have a question. If you’re that type of person and are looking for a few extra skills to pick up, or if you’re a newbie aiming to get a handhold on the honor that is geekhood, read on to find out what skills you need to know.
Five Geek Social Fallacies Within the constellation of allied hobbies and subcultures collectively known as geekdom, one finds many social groups bent under a crushing burden of dysfunction, social drama, and general interpersonal wack-ness. It is my opinion that many of these never-ending crises are sparked off by an assortment of pernicious social fallacies -- ideas about human interaction which spur their holders to do terrible and stupid things to themselves and to each other. Social fallacies are particularly insidious because they tend to be exaggerated versions of notions that are themselves entirely reasonable and unobjectionable. It's difficult to debunk the pathological fallacy without seeming to argue against its reasonable form; therefore, once it establishes itself, a social fallacy is extremely difficult to dislodge.
The Best Hacking Tutorial Sites - Learn Legal Hacking written by: Daniel Robson•edited by: Aaron R.•updated: 2/13/2011 Whether it's to understand potential attack vectors or simply for the fun of it, learning the basics of hacking is something that a lot of people aspire to. Here's our list of the top tutorial based hacking sites. Introduction Films like Swordfish and Hackers have made hacking seem cool, a lifestyle choice almost. Edupunk Edupunk is a do it yourself (DIY) attitude to teaching and learning practices. Tom Kuntz described edupunk as "an approach to teaching that avoids mainstream tools like PowerPoint and Blackboard, and instead aims to bring the rebellious attitude and D.I.Y. ethos of ’70s bands like The Clash to the classroom." Many instructional applications can be described as DIY education or Edupunk. Jim Groom as "poster boy" for edupunk
Vote Now! Top Ten Web Hacking Techniques of 2011 Every year the Web security community produces a stunning amount of new hacking techniques published in various white papers, blog posts, magazine articles, mailing list emails, etc. Within the thousands of pages are the latest ways to attack websites, Web browsers, Web proxies, and so on. Beyond individual vulnerability instances with CVE numbers or system compromises, we’re talking about actual new and creative methods of Web-based attack. The Top Ten Web Hacking Techniques list encourages information sharing, provides a centralized knowledge-base, and recognizes researchers who contribute excellent work.
SOPA Emergency IP list SOPA Emergency IP list: So if these ass-fucks in DC decide to ruin the internet, here’s how to access your favorite sites in the event of a DNS takedown tumblr.com 126.96.36.199 wikipedia.org 188.8.131.52 # News bbc.co.uk 184.108.40.206 aljazeera.com 220.127.116.11 # Social media reddit.com 18.104.22.168 imgur.com 22.214.171.124 google.com 126.96.36.199 youtube.com 188.8.131.52 yahoo.com 184.108.40.206 hotmail.com 220.127.116.11 bing.com 18.104.22.168 digg.com 22.214.171.124 theonion.com 126.96.36.199 hush.com 188.8.131.52 gamespot.com 184.108.40.206 ign.com 220.127.116.11 cracked.com 18.104.22.168 sidereel.com 22.214.171.124 github.com 126.96.36.199 # Torrent sites thepiratebay.org 188.8.131.52 mininova.com 184.108.40.206 btjunkie.com 220.127.116.11 demonoid.com 18.104.22.168 demonoid.me 22.214.171.124
Change the Windows 7 Login Screen Background Image When you login to your Windows 7 computer (assuming you haven’t used something like this tutorial to turn on automatic login), you’ll generally see a login window with a background looking something like this. It’s fine; there’s nothing wrong with it. But sometimes a change is good so in this article we’ll show you how to change the background image behind the login screen to anything you want. The first step is to open up the Start Menu by clicking the orb in the lower left corner of the screen. The Open Organisation Of Lockpickers This is a repository of the most up-to-date versions of Deviant's lock diagrams and animations. Seen in all of the TOOOL educational materials and slide decks, these files are all released under the Creative Commons license. You are free to use any of them for non-commercial purposes, as long as they are properly attributed and the same freedom for others is maintained in all derivative works. Please note that these diagrams have evolved and developed over time. While Deviant is still proud of the older versions of his images, if you still have copies of legacy material they should all be replaced with the latest versions available here. Each image shown below in thumbnail form can be accessed in high resolution individually, or you can obtain the full set from the zip archive at the bottom of this page.
The Geek’s Guide to Getting Almost Anything for Free Does it pay to be Internet savvy? Yes. In more ways than many people imagine. NEW!!!! Destroy someone's Computer! : OFF Topic vampyre is right.1. LIL DEVIL IS AN A-HOLE2. THAT IS HACKING WHICH IS ILLEGAL3. LIL DEVIL IS AN A-HOLE X10= ASSHOLE ASSHOLE ASSHOLE ASSHOLE ASSHOLE ASSHOLE ASSHOLE ASSHOLE ASSHOLE ASSHOLE 4. IF YOU ACTUALLY DID THAT, YOU WOULD BE MORE OF AN ASS5. IF YOU EVEN HAD A PERFECTLY GOOD REASON TO MAKE THAT STUPID PROGRAM (which i doubt you did) IT WOULD MAKE YOU EVEN MORE OF AN ASS6.
64 Things Every Geek Should Know If you consider yourself a geek, or aspire to the honor of geekhood, here’s an essential checklist of must-have geek skills. The term ‘geek’, once used to label a circus freak, has morphed in meaning over the years. What was once an unusual profession transferred into a word indicating social awkwardness. As time has gone on, the word has yet again morphed to indicate a new type of individual: someone who is obsessive over one (or more) particular subjects, whether it be science, photography, electronics, computers, media, or any other field. A geek is one who isn’t satisfied knowing only the surface facts, but instead has a visceral desire to learn everything possible about a particular subject. A techie geek is usually one who knows a little about everything, and is thus the person family and friends turn to whenever they have a question.
March 2011 Ok, here's a new quick tutorial for everyone who has been having to deal with Facebook blocking your entrance into someone's account due to logging in from a different location. Ever since I had been problems constantly having to deal with Facebook leaving me out off people's accounts I began to think that I should write over my experiences to help others. I will go over specific techniques and ideas to eventually grant you entrance to their accounts without having to deal with that Facebook problem having logging in from different location. 1. Before you even begin reading this, you must already have their passwords or e-mails. If not, I will tell you a few ideas of how to acquire them.
Top 10 Geek List This is the mother of all top 10 geek lists. We just scoured around and put together a list of all the Top 10 stuff you would find interesting. Starting first with our own Top 10 Geek Movies.