How to install Adobe Flash Player in Kali Linux?

To install Adobe Flash Player in Kali Linux is very easy. 1. Download Adobe Flash Player .tar.gz from 2. Using Terminal, extract the content by issuing this command: tar zxvf adobe_flash_player_filename_here.tar.gz 3. Copy the ‘’ file and paste it into Mozilla plugins folder.

How to install Nessus in Kali Linux?

Kali Linux (or Kali) is a penetration testing distro created by the developers of BackTrack. Although it is a pentest distro, but Kali does not include with Nessus. So to use Nessus, I have to install it manually. For more info about Kali, you can refer to their website here: 1. Download Nessus – […]

How to Use SSH on Mac OS X?

To use SSH on Mac OS X, you need to run it from your Terminal. 1. Go to Lunchpad > Others > Terminal 2. In the Terminal window, enter this command: ssh <username>@<hostname> -p <portnumber> <username> – the username to login. Eg: admin <hostname> – the hostname of the website/server that you want to login. […]

Happy New Year 2013

Hello ladies and gentlemen! Happy New Year! I am very excited today because last night at 12.00 midnight 1 January 2013, I launched my new Elfbytes Web Hosting layout and our new web development service to the public. Just in case you want to see how the website looks like before and after the update, […]

Happy 7th Birthday CypherHackz.Net

There is nothing that I want to say. Just want to wish a Happy Birthday to CypherHackz.Net. All the best and good luck in year 2013! ps: Actually I just want to test the WordPress plugin that will publish new status on my Facebook page. 😉

How to update Services in DirectAdmin using CustomBuild?

It is not that difficult to update your server services in DirectAdmin. By using CustomBuild that comes together with DirectAdmin, you can update the services easily and in just a few steps. Warning! Only do this after you have backup your website content and database. You’ve been warned! 1. SSH into your DirectAdmin server as […]

How to Fix Active Desktop Recovery ?

If your Windows desktop suddenly shows this Active Desktop Recovery error message, and even by clicking the “Restore my Active Desktop” does not solve the problem, or even by changing the wallpaper still showing the same error message on the next restart, then you might need to follow these steps to fix this error.

Malware Calendar Wallpaper by Kaspersky Lab

Malware Calendar Wallpaper for August 2012 Sometimes I love to change my desktop wallpaper with something that is more refreshing and interesting. While looking for a wallpaper in Google, I found a malware calendar wallpaper which I can put as background on my desktop. This malware calendar wallpaper is consisting of 12 wallpapers that were […]

What to do when external hard drive not recognized?

Have you ever been in this situation where your external hard drive not recognized when you plugged it to the computer? What did you do to solve the problem? Basically, there are several steps that you need to follow to diagnose and investigate why your external hard drive is not recognized by the computer.

Live Security Platinum Removal

My computer was infected by a virus called, Live Security Platinum. After boot into Windows, suddenly a window that looks like an “antivirus” appeared at the center of the screen. I’m not sure how and when did this “antivirus” get into my computer, but it is clearly not an antivirus. Here is the screenshot of […]