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Extracting (unique) IPs from logfile

I have been messing around with some logfiles recently (related to honeypots as usual), and the following has been helpful whenever I wanted to extract IP addresses from them:

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Run VLC as root in BT5

After installing the new BT5 R2 earlier this morning, I had trouble playing some of my videos using VLC. It seems that it doesn’t like being run with root privileges (and for a good reason if I might add). BUT, for BackTrack users here is a simple solution: open the /usr/bin/vlc binary file with vi …

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