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Author: Terry

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Wireshark Basic Overview

Wireshark Basic Overview

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What is Wireshark? Wireshark is open-source software for Windows and UNIX/Linux, open-source meaning that anyone can download it for free and can alter the source code however they please if they want to. It's considered the best network packet analyzer you can use today. But, What is a network packet analyzer? A network packet analyzer captures network packets on a specified network and displays very detailed data about the network protocols of each packet. Typical users are: Network administrators - who can use it to troubleshoot network issues Cyber Security Engineers - Can watch and see any attempted attacks on a network Developers - to Debug protocols For more information check out https://www.wireshark.org/ Check out our post on display filters and capture filters 
Cryptocurrency Basics

Cryptocurrency Basics

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During this years’ summer, you may have started to hear people and the news talking about the Cryptomarket and Cryptocurrency. These terms may be new to a vast majority of people, but they have actually been around for a few years, pointing back to 2009 with the creation of Bitcoin. The reason you’re hearing about them is due to record highs being posted in May and early June. Bitcoin reached around $3000 per coin, and Ethereum posted a record of $417.21 during June. Just last December one Ethereum coin only cost $6! With these huge gains, more people wanted to invest and reap the same benefits, causing the once little known cryptocurrency world to hit the mainstream. WHAT EXACTLY IS CRYPTOCURRENCY? Simply put cryptocurrency is digital currency. WHERE DO YOU GET THEM? There are two ways to...