Didier Stevens needed to convince someone that patching Windows is necessary. That’s why he made him a short video clip where he uses Metasploit 2.6 to exploit vulnerability MS06-040 on a Windows 2000 SP4 server.
Didier creates a remote shell on the attacked server, connects to it and changes the administrators password to Hacked.
The Metasploit web interface is used to create a higher visual impact.
Installing VMware Server on Ubuntu is one of the most complicated and difficult tasks on the planet (well not really but it’s a pain in the ass). Here is a good article to bookmark to help you (and me) through the process.
Today I purchased the Hacker Techniques, Exploits & Incident Handling track from SANS so that I can obtain my GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH) designation.
I’m very excited about this track as I get to: