Hak5

Hak5 isn't your typical tech show. It's hacking in the old-school sense, covering everything from network security, open source and forensics to DIY modding and the homebrew scene. Damn the warranties, it's time to Trust your Technolust.

Archived: July 2009

  • What's your best defense against a boot CD that breaks Windows passwords in two keystrokes? Encrypting your entire hard...

    Encrypt your entire hard drive!

    What's your best defense against a boot CD that breaks Windows passwords in two keystrokes? Encrypting your entire hard disk. Shannon's got the details on truecrypt drive encryption while Darren...

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  • When it comes to recovering encryption keys from memory nobody has a more intriguing method than Princeton University...

    The Cold Boot Attack

    When it comes to recovering encryption keys from memory nobody has a more intriguing method than Princeton University researchers. We explore a method known as the "Cold Boot Attack". Plus, a clever...

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  • Rob Fuller, aka Mubix, of Room362.com joins us to expand on last week's discussion about the Cold Boot attacks. We cover...

    What's in your RAM?

    Rob Fuller, aka Mubix, of Room362.com joins us to expand on last week's discussion about the Cold Boot attacks. We cover retrieving memory from live systems, analysis with tools like volatility, and...

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  • Matt Lestock returns and brings us the skinny on converting physical servers into virtual servers and piping 'em right into...

    Return of the Matt: Physical to Virtual and Apache Tomcat

    Matt Lestock returns and brings us the skinny on converting physical servers into virtual servers and piping 'em right into your ESXi box while Darren takes the scenic route on a Linux Apache Tomcat...

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  • Why carry around a dozen bootable USB drives when you could merge 'em all into one? On his episode we build a USB Multipass...

    USB Multipass

    Why carry around a dozen bootable USB drives when you could merge 'em all into one? On his episode we build a USB Multipass complete with customized boot menu ready to launch any of favorite...

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