In DOS, OS/2, and Microsoft Windows, batch file is the name given to a type of script file, a text file containing a series of commands to be executed by the command interpreter. Batch file are mainly used to do repeat tasks. Instead of typing in a commands over and over again to do a certain task, you can create a batch file that does it all automatically by performing a bulk set of commands.
So why should hackers know batch programming? Well I’ll give you a few ideas and you can decide on your own:
Attacks: DNS Poisoning; Packet flooders; Dictionary attacks; Creating Viruses; Service Disabler; Clearing Logs.
Annoyance: Bombers (Fork, Broadcast); Msg Annoyers; Flooders (user, folders); Extension changer (ex. html -> exe); Keystroke remapper... and many more.
I came across batch file programming videos on youtube so i am sharing with you all. It will hardly take your 30 minutes and you will learn a new language. These are the 3 videos that every beginner to batch file programming should watch.Introduction to Windows Batch Files (.bat files)
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