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    I've just finished setting up the home internet network, should I do some penetration testing from an external computer to ensure the network is secure and can't be hacked?

    Penetration testing is basically test hacking your own network to make sure it's secure, for those who are less educated.

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    :lolwut:
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    you can penetrate me if you'd like?
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    Make sure you use protection.
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    Click-bait title
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    (Original post by Little Popcorns)
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    Google pen testing.

    (Original post by sleepysnooze)
    you can penetrate me if you'd like?
    No thanks! I am not experienced enough to perform penetration testing on external networks.

    (Original post by DiddyDec)
    Make sure you use protection.
    I will be, I will ensure the testing I do doesn't harm the network.

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    Don't forget the lube!
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    (Original post by icantfeelmyface)
    No thanks! I am not experienced enough to perform penetration testing on external networks.
    I'll show you, baby
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    (Original post by icantfeelmyface)
    I've just finished setting up the home internet network, should I do some penetration testing from an external computer to ensure the network is secure and can't be hacked?

    Penetration testing is basically test hacking your own network to make sure it's secure, for those who are less educated.

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    I see what you did there.
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    Internet safety is v. Important. :cyber:
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    (Original post by icantfeelmyface)
    I've just finished setting up the home internet network, should I do some penetration testing from an external computer to ensure the network is secure and can't be hacked?

    Penetration testing is basically test hacking your own network to make sure it's secure, for those who are less educated.

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    Yeah, I do that on my own network all the time. You can never be too careful these days, with all the Chinese hackers looking for vulnerable computers.

    Probably better to penetrate your own network to find the weak spots than to wait for someone else to penetrate it for you who will actually exploit the weaknesses and take personal information, etc.
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    (Original post by jeremy1988)
    Yeah, I do that on my own network all the time. You can never be too careful these days, with all the Chinese hackers looking for vulnerable computers.

    Probably better to penetrate your own network to find the weak spots than to wait for someone else to penetrate it for you who will actually exploit the weaknesses and take personal information, etc.
    Fantastic! Can you give me some advice on how I should come into my network?

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    (Original post by icantfeelmyface)
    Fantastic! Can you give me some advice on how I should come into my network?

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    Oh, well, first of all, you need to use a computer that's outside your network with a different external IP. Maybe use the Wi-Fi at a friends's house or something to hack into your own network. That's the only way to see if people can get into your network from the outside.

    Wireshark can be very helpful for penetration testing if you know how to read individual packets. Running a password cracker is also a good way to see if your password is secure enough. Oh, and definitely read up on recently discovered vulnerabilities in your browser and OS, see if you can do what's described yourself, and then figure out how to keep the vulnerabilities from being exploited.
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    (Original post by sleepysnooze)
    you can penetrate me if you'd like?
    LOL! Your profile picture fits perfectly with your comment :ahee:
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    make sure your dongle is pushed all the way in :teehee:
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    I usually just try to stick my penis in the computer.
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    if your dongle is loose you may not be able to complete your download :sexface:
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    whats up with TSR users and their click bait titles today
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    I'd change the title to "Should I Try Pen Testing?" to avoid any misunderstandings from the latest discussions lurkers.
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    (Original post by icantfeelmyface)
    I've just finished setting up the home internet network, should I do some penetration testing from an external computer to ensure the network is secure and can't be hacked?

    Penetration testing is basically test hacking your own network to make sure it's secure, for those who are less educated.

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    Lol I admit I laughed

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