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4 Ways to Hide Your Identity Using Linux

Jan 18, 2021, 16:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ruwantha Nissanka)

Being able to change your IP address and other network information is a useful skill because it will help you access other networks while appearing as a trusted device on those networks. For example, in a denial-of-service (DoS) attack, you can spoof your IP so that that the attack appears to come from another source, thus helping you evade IP capture during forensic analysis. This is a relatively simple task in Linux, and it's done with the ifconfig command.

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