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Dictionary Anywhere – addon .

This addon tool help you with translation issues.
The official website tell us :

“Dictionary Anywhere” provides access to a floating multilingual Google Translate panel on any webpage. This add-on injects an ifram containing Google Translate only when a translation is requested. To request a translation, select a word or phrase and then click on the bubble that appears on top of the selection area. Using this extension you can get in-page translation as well as pronunciation. At the bottom of the iframe, there are two links to open the desktop version of Google Translate and Google Search prefixed with ‘define’ keyboard.

This addon can be used with firefox , chrome, and opera browser.

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Best tool for tutorials: Active Presenter.

Active Presenter is a free tool for screen recording and screencasting tool for Windows and OS X.
This can bu used to enabling you to produce software demonstrations, software simulations, quizzes and presentations.
Come with various export options: JPEG and PNG images, HTML slideshows, PDFs, Microsoft Word, Excel or PowerPoint presentations, interactive simulations, and a choice of video export options (AVI, MP4, WMV and WebM).
I used to record my screen for  free-tutorials official  youtube channel.
Even though video or image output will be further processed to meet host and search engine optimization rules, this is the main tool I use to make windows operating system tutorials.
This tool can be found on the developer’s official website.

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Yara python module – part 002 .

Before we start, I have to tell you that it is the continuation of an older tutorial you find here.
As you know the YARA is tool aimed at helping malware researchers to identify and classify malware samples.
The YARA tool help you to create descriptions of malware families based on textual or binary patterns.
This patterns – rules come with description consists of a set of strings and a boolean expression which determine its logic.
The YARA tool can be found on the official website.
First you need to install the python version
I used the yara-python-3.7.0.win-amd64-py3.5 version.
You need to use Python 3.5.0 version from here.
Let’s test the yara python module:

You can see the yara python module works well.
Let’s make a rule and test with a PDF file. This rule will tell us if the PDF come with links.
The rule is one file named detectpdflinks into this path:
The source code of this rule is:

Now will make the python script to use this yara rule with one pdf file:

You can see the uri on the variable named $the_uri.

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The Netcut – protect your network.

This tool named Netcut is a well known Windows program that can cut off a person’s connection when connected in the same network.
The Netcut automatically runs at Windows startup through a service and can be disabled from the program options.
About the Netcat tool is a computer networking utility for reading from and writing to network connections using TCP or UDP.
This tool is designed to be a dependable back-end that can be used directly or easily driven by other programs and scripts, see: Wikipedia
You can use free or you can buy to extend Pro membership from 1$ to 9.9$ / year.
You can download it from official website.

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Windows 10 – whoami command .

The whoami is used to display the domain and user name of the person who is currently logged on to this computer.
If used without parameters, whoami displays the current domain and user name.
You can use this command with the next parameters:

/upn Displays the user name in user principal name (UPN) format.
/fqdn Displays the user name in fully qualified domain name (FQDN) format.
/logonid Displays the logon ID of the current user.
/user Displays the current domain and user name and the security identifier (SID).
/groups Displays the user groups to which the current user belongs.
/priv Displays the security privileges of the current user.
/fo <Format> Specifies the output format. Valid values include:

table   Displays output in a table. This is the default value.

list   Displays output in a list.

csv   Displays output in comma-separated value (CSV) format.

/all Displays all information in the current access token, including the current user name, security identifiers (SID), privileges, and groups that the current user belongs to.
/nh Specifies that the column header should not be displayed in the output. This is valid only for table and CSV formats.
/? Displays help at the command prompt.

Some examples with this command:

  • check if we are running elevated : whoami /groups | find “-” ;
  • display all of the information in the current access token: whoami /all ;
  • see what security groups you belong to: whoami /groups ;
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