Packet Sniffing 101, Social Media with Boxee, and multiple Gordon Freemans with Synergy

Chris Gerling begins a three part series on Packet Sniffing starting with the fundamentals of packet structure, the OSI model, tools and terminology. Matt harnesses the social power of media with Boxee, a social media center based on XMBC. Shannon demos out Synergy, the Half-Life 2 co-op mod, and Darren check out Cron for Windows.

Matt Lestock harnesses the social power of media with Boxee, a social media center based on XBMC.

Chris Gerling starts a 3 part series on packet sniffing, this time starting with the fundamental structure of a packet, the OSI levels, the tools and terminology.

Darren Kitchen demos Cron for Windows, a tool from Tom Bell that brings the powerful task scheduling service Cron to Windows!

Shannon Morse checks out Synergy, the Half-Life 2 mod that allows you and your friends to play as multiple Gordon Freemans through Half-Life 2 campaigns in co-op mode. w00t!

We'll be at Day-Con in Dayton Ohio this weekend. Come meet us at the con or hit up the after party if you're in the area (I think it's 21 and up). Then on the 25th we'll be heading down to Nashville, TN for Phreaknic so be sure to stay tuned to Hak5.org for all the details and announcements or follow @hak5 on the twitter.

Oh yes, and we've ordered nearly all the equipment necessary to go HD! Woohoo! Thanks so much for all the donations. We'll be high-res in no time now :)