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How_To_Became_A_Great_hacker ?

  1. Learn TCP/IP, Basic Information
    gathering, Proxies, Socks, SSL, VPN, VPS, RDP,
    FTP, POP3, SMTP, Telnet, SSH.

  2. Learn Linux, Unix, Windows - You can do
    this using vmware or any virtual desktop
    utility.

  3. Learn a programming language that's
    compatible with all OS - Perl, Python, C, ASM

  4. Learn HTML, PHP, Javascript, ASP, XML, SQL,
    XSS, SQLI, RFI, LFI

  5. Learn Reverse engineering and crack
    some programs for serials easy ones like
    mirc, winzip, winrar or old games.

  6. Code a fuzzer for common protocols - ftp,
    pop3, 80, 8080 - Pick some free software
    like ftp server, mail server, apache or iis
    webserver or a webserver all-in-one pack,
    or teamspeak, ventrilo, mumble.

  7. Code a tool that uses grep to sort out
    unique code in source codes.

  8. Make a custom IPtable, IPsec firewall that
    blocks all incoming traffic and out going
    traffic and add filters to accept certain ports
    that your software or scripts use.

  9. Pick a kernel in linux or unix, also pick a
    Microsoft OS version lets say Winxp pro sp2
    put them on the virtual desktops (vmware)
    and find and code a new local exploit in
    those versions, then install a Apache
    webserver on the Linux/Unix and a IIS
    webserver on the winxp pro and attempt to
    find and code a new local reverse_tcp_shell
    exploit.

  10. Learn Cisco Router and Switch
    configuration and setup.

  11. Learn Checkpoint Setup and Config

  12. Learn Wifi scanning, cracking, sniffing.

  13. Pick a person in you phonebook for the
    area code you live in or city then ring the
    person on a anonymous line like skype or a
    payphone or a carded sim and attempt to
    social engineer the person for his name,
    address, data of birth, city born, country
    born, ISP connected with, Phone company
    connected with, What bank he/she uses
    and anything else you can get. Then
    Attempt to ring using a spoof caller ID
    software with the person's phone number -
    call the ISP and try reset the password to
    his/her internet connection/web-mail, get
    access to bank account or ask them to send
    out a new * to a new address (drop)
    with a new pin, reset of phone company
    passwords.

  14. Use your information gathering skills to
    get all the information off a website like a
    shop then use the spoof caller-id software
    or hack your phone to show a new number
    of the Webserver's Tech Support number
    then ring the shop owner and try get the
    shop site password.

  15. Do the same thing but attempt to use a
    web attack against a site or shop to gain
    admin access.

  16. Once got access upload a shell and
    attempt to exploit the server to gain root
    using a exploit you coded not someone else
    s exploit.

  17. Make your own Linux Distro

  18. Use your own Linux Distro or use a
    vanilla Linux gnome (not kde) keep itwith
    not much graphics so you can learn how to
    depend on the terminal and start from
    scratch install applications that you will only
    need for a blackbox (Security test box),
    make folders for fuzzers, exploits,
    scanners..etc Then load them up with your
    own scripts and other tools ( By this stage
    you shouldn't need to depend on other
    peoples scripts).

  19. Learn macosx and attempt to gain
    access to a Macosx box whether it be your
    own or someone's else.

  20. Create a secure home network and
    secure your own systems with your own
    Security policies and firewall settings.

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