As a keystroke injection attack tool capable of mimicking both a USB keyboard and mass storage, the USB Rubber Ducky excels at autonomously exfiltrating documents – or what we like to call performing an involuntary backup. In this article I will briefly outline the steps necessary to¬†create turn your USB Rubber Ducky into a document […]

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Pilfering Passwords with the USB Rubber Ducky Can you social engineer your target into plugging in a USB drive? How about distracting ’em for the briefest of moments? 15 seconds of physical access and a USB Rubber Ducky is all it takes to swipe passwords from an unattended PC. In honor of the USB Rubber […]

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Today on HakTip we’re talking Vi, the powerful text editor for Linux systems! ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 ——————————

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Experimental FPV Quadcopters at the London Hackspace. Darren meets with London Aerospace to check out V-Tail and Nano Class multirotors. Plus, how to set up your Arduino to visually represent words from an RSS – all that and more, this time on Hak5! Download HD | Download MP4 https://london.hackspace.org.uk/ https://wiki.london.hackspace.org.uk/view/LondonAerospace https://processing.org/ http://playground.arduino.cc/Interfacing/Processing http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920021414.do https://github.com/snubs/Arduino

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Enough about the iPhone 5 – from your friends at Hak5 Download HD Download MP4

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Howdy! So I bought a new iPad about a month ago when they first came out, and I figured it was time for me to review it. Better late than never, eh? I decided to buy the 4G Verizon LTE 32GB one in Black. It was about $750 before taxes (and before I sold my […]

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Join us for our Season 11 episode 11 party at the Baltic Pub in Point Richmond, CA! There won’t be another binary episode number of Hak5 until Season 100 in 2057!! All ages welcome. Special nerdcore performance by Dale Chase!

The Baltic Pub, 135 Park Pl Richmond, CA 94801.

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We’re back at CES 2012 for another year of awesome tech and new gadgets. What do you want to see? We’ll be covering the show floor from Monday through Friday to being you the most up to date content on what you like most. Be on the lookout for TONS of segments, which will be […]

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This past year was full of surprises, and many of the accomplishments we made are because of you, our viewers! February 15th will mark my first year living in the Bay Area, working fulltime with Hak5. Do I regret the move? Not one bit!

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I enjoy watching Hak5 and HakTip, as much as the next geek. However, I am also lucky enough to be able to call the Hak crew my close friends. Seeing them make their shows, rather than just watching the end product, is both fun and inspiring. I wanted to share some of that world with […]

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I’m sure most of the eyes reading this are probably not of the female persuasion more or less a woman in some sort of software developer role. But regardless, I was in my office bored and found myself staring at my Computer Engineer Barbie. I love it. It was a gift from my boyfriend, and […]

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Hak5 is packed and ready for Def Con 2011! This year, Darren, Paul, and I will be in Las Vegas all weekend- from Wednesday night through Sunday- compiling a delightful Hak5 episode for you to enjoy. We hope to get some good coverage and photos, so show off your Hak5 tshirt! If you see us, […]

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If you’ve ever been to Comic Con, you’ll probably already know exactly what I’m about to say. WHOA! Crazy! This year, 2011, marked my very first Comic Con. I’ve been to many anime conventions, tech expos, and geek cons in the past, but nothing compares to the San Diego Comic Con. If you haven’t been […]

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Guess who is at E3 today and tomorrow? Mr. Darren Kitchen and Mr. Paul Tobias! While I’m back in the Bay Area holding down the fort and taking care of the HakShop, Darren and Paul are covering E3 from the show floor.

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Ahh, Maker Faire, I think I’m in love. You made me feel like a child again. I was able to solder my own POV board, dance with an R2-D2, play with lights and electricity, pig out on fair food, and check out all sorts of DIY goodies.

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Join the Hak5 crew as we celebrate our Bay Area arrival and the beginning of season 9! LIVE PERFORMANCES from Nerdcore sensations Dual Core and Dale Chase Saturday April 2nd at 7:00pm The Hotsy Totsy Club 601 San Pablo Ave Albany, CA 94706 Ring in the ninth season with cocktails, nerdcore and technolust! 21 and […]

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Darren Kitchen, hacker and host of tech show Hak5, says why hacking isn’t the same thing as cyber crime. Jorge Ribas sits down with him to find out the difference. Read on to watch the video.

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Hak5 will be LIVE at Virginia Tech this Saturday, November 7th. Join us at 7:00 PM for the best of networking, hacking and homebrew and Q&A. We’ll be in Torgersen 2150 on the Virginia Tech campus in Blackburg, VA. Then later at 9:00 we’ll be for the first time experiencing Bar Golf, a VT tradition […]

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Today I am pleased to announce Hak5 Labs, an effort to open source the show. Over the next few weeks we will be holding Hak5 Labs meetings with the goal of crowdsourcing content, open development of large projects and group discussions on every aspect of Hak5 the show and the community. The first meeting will […]

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Has it really been 4 years? It seems like just yesterday I was pondering what it would take to put together a podcast. Would the built in mic on my mini-DV cam suffice, or should I spend some money on a camera with a mic-in jack and some lavs. I don’t want to spend a […]

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After nearly a week of downtime the HakShop is back online. Hooray! On a personal note, I’m done playing with e-commerce packages for a while. Everything I’ve played with from ZenCart to Prestacart to Megento and many many more are all fine pieces of software with just one shortcoming or another. The current store is […]

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Recent server config changes seem to have broken our already picky WordPress based e-commerce plugin, Shopp. After spending quite some time trying to get it to work with the new configuration it was time to move on — which I was cool with since Shopp had failed me on a few issues before. So yesterday […]

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Spec out your ultimate $2000 white box server for an opportunity to win awesome swag from the hakshop including the last Hak5 shot-glass. Detail the parts and why you picked ’em here and we’ll pick a winner based on performance, value and creativity! Make your entries in the 5×19 release thread.

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This week we’re doing a photoshop contest. The most creative caption or creation with this image wins cool swag from the hakshop. Your creation should be submitted to the forums contest gallery.

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Think you’ve got a hardcore LAN? Show us! Our latest contest is all about mapping your *home* network. Map your network using an online diagram application like Gliffy, Dia on Linux or jNetMap — a cross-platform network mapping app developed by Hak5 fan Rakudave! Then submit your entries as an image and description over in […]

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