Kenya has now become a hotspot for cyber fraudsters and criminals. Cybercrime in Kenya is targeting banks and other financial institutions. [Photo/CPO Magazine]

Young Kenyan Hackers Making Money Illegally By Targeting Banks

A quick look at how and possibly why young Kenyan techies and nerds are turning into black hat hackers and are targeting financial systems and organizations e.g banks. Hint? This problem stems from the lack of job opportunities and security for the youth especially those in the I.T industry.

Top 15 Cyber Attack Maps for Visualizing Incidents

What is a DDoS Attack? First, we must define the meaning of a DDoS attack. DDoS attacks are a main concern in internet security, and many people misunderstand what exactly they are. A Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack is a malicious attempt to upset typical internet traffic of a targeted server by overwhelming it … Continue reading Top 15 Cyber Attack Maps for Visualizing Incidents

Top 15 Essential Open Source Security Software and Tools

Hey everyone? How are you? Today i would like to touch on security by listing(with links) The Top Open Source Security Tools i personally recommend. Many of these tools can be used by anyone. So let's hop in! Notice: If you are interested in testing these tools they are all available to download and use … Continue reading Top 15 Essential Open Source Security Software and Tools

FSociety: A Penetration Testing Framework

Penetration Testing also known as Ethical Hacking is the practice of testing a computer system, network or web application to find security vulnerabilities that an attacker could exploit. It can either be automated with software applications or performed manually. FSociety is an open source penetration testing framework that consists of a variety of hacking tools … Continue reading FSociety: A Penetration Testing Framework

How to Turn an Android Phone into a Hacking Device Without Root

Hey guys, how are you? I am back again with another post. You can also check out my previous post on "Using Android as a Hacking Platform: No Root". It has hit! With more than 23 hits each day since i posted it. So far it has gained 1,278 views. Now it’s possible to open … Continue reading How to Turn an Android Phone into a Hacking Device Without Root

How to Build Your Own Pentesting/Hacking Lab

If you’re interested in a career in penetration testing then testing your skills is a must. Having your own home penetration test lab is a great way to test new pentesting skills and penetration testing software. Practicing is always the best way to improve your skills, however, the problem with hacking is that any real-world … Continue reading How to Build Your Own Pentesting/Hacking Lab

Most Common Hacking Techniques

What Are Top 10 Common Hacking Techniques? PhishingDenial of Service [ DoS/DDoS ]Waterhole attacksFake WAPEavesdroppingKeyloggingVirus, TrojanClick JackingCookie theftBait & switch Phishing When a hacker uses phishing, he usually replicates a very popular site with the idea of making the user sign in and use his credentials in there. The hacked information will be used on the … Continue reading Most Common Hacking Techniques

Public Services Portal IFMIS Hacked

The government of Kenya has been on a path to avail its services on online platforms. One of its platforms, the Integrated Financial Management Information System (IFMIS), was devised back in 2014 to allow tender applicants and suppliers who want to do business with the government submit their applications without making a physical appearance at … Continue reading Public Services Portal IFMIS Hacked