Over the last few weeks, we have gone down the rabbit hole of entering the world of hacking. There are two paths when we come to the point of finalizing strategies and this decision is ultimately one of the hardest decisions you will need to make. This decision could result…

Reconnaissance information is of critical importance. The proper collection and classification will help with decerning targeted analysis. This in turn will establish the foundation of models for testing and will help with the general strategy for planning for how to execute an operation. Today we are covering the handling of…

Defensive strategies require understanding how an adversary will employ tactics to determine weaknesses. Offensive strategies are often most successful when the executor of the strategy is familiar with defensive tactics, such as the ones covered in the previous article. Often, the weakest link in any security chain is people. …

Covert ops exist globally and domestically, many share a common goal but require an sizeable quantity of work to accomplish their goals through standard methods. Governments and organizations will sometimes utilize resources that are thrown into their laps in order to accomplish a task. I’m going to talk about some…

2020 was a hell of a year for most people. Privacy is being eroded quicker under the pandemic, but there is a silver lining. In the new year, we should all strive for better privacy and access to anonymity. Privacy is not anonymity and vice versa. Along with protecting ourselves…

This article is an introduction to metadata, some of the overlooked methods in how it is collected, and the precursors of profiling. The information provided here will hopefully provide you a better understanding of threat modeling around metadata collection. Privacy takes work to keep and anonymity takes even more work…

We take a lot for granted. What happens when we can no longer rely on the way we normally use internet or power? What happens if you are in a situation where you may need to get communications? Let’s take a look.

A home with solar panels, but there are plenty of other options.

Needs

Most people rely heavily on the power grid…

nixops

General purpose hacker and deadhead. Sometimes I do things…

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