CML FAQs: How to connect to external networks?

How do you connect CML to a physical network? Well, here I show you how to use both bridged and NAT modes to connect your CML networks to a WiFi network. Cisco CML-P (VIRL 2) is here: Learn how to download, install and configure Cisco CML-P (VIRL 2) in my series of videos. The new… Continue reading CML FAQs: How to connect to external networks?

CML 2.0 is here! Quick Start Guide.

Cisco have released Cisco Modeling Labs – Personal (CML-P) today. In this video I show you how to get CML running on a Windows 10 computer and create Cisco topologies. I’ll cover all the steps in this video: 1) How to download CML 2) How to download and install VMware Player (free hypervisor software) 3)… Continue reading CML 2.0 is here! Quick Start Guide.

Can CML (VIRL 2) run Windows 10 VMs?

Can CML support multivendor topologies? Can you use other vendor VMs with CML? These are often asked questions. In this video I’m going to show you how to run a Windows 10 Virtual Machine (VM) in Cisco CML (VIRL 2). Be warned! There are a number of steps required to make this work, but it’s… Continue reading Can CML (VIRL 2) run Windows 10 VMs?

All I need is 443? CML-P (VIRL 2)

The only port you need to open on a CML-P (VIRL 2) server is 443. You can telnet to devices using an encrypted, authenticated tunnel using the local breakout tool that comes with CML-P. No need to open lots of port numbers on your firewall. Just open TLS (Port 443) and you can connect remotely… Continue reading All I need is 443? CML-P (VIRL 2)

Cisco VIRL 2: Download, Install and Configure (Part 2)

This is Part 2 of my VIRL series showing you how to download, install and configure Cisco VIRL 2 using VMware Player and Windows 10. The new version of Cisco VIRL allows you to create virtual Cisco networks using just your Web browser. You don’t have to use a thick client or any other software… Continue reading Cisco VIRL 2: Download, Install and Configure (Part 2)

VirtualBox nested Intel virtualization is here!

VirtualBox now supports nested virtualization on Intel processors. In the past, this was only available on AMD processors. This opens up a whole range of applications with VirtualBox: You can run your GNS3 topologies on VirtualBox, you can nest hypervisors and have some fun. Great to see VirtualBox support for nested virtualization now available on… Continue reading VirtualBox nested Intel virtualization is here!

Kali Linux WiFi

Need to get a WiFi connection working Kali Linux? This video shows how. I explain which network cards will work with Kali Linux and why. I show you how to fix multiple issues with Kali Linux and Wi-Fi adapters to get monitoring and injection working. In this video I am using Kali Linux 2019.4 running… Continue reading Kali Linux WiFi

How to Install Ubuntu on VirtualBox using Windows 10

Learn Linux! Learn VirtualBox! Learn Virtualization technologies. In this video I’ll show you how to install VirtualBox and then install Ubuntu 18.04 LTS within VirtualBox on a Windows 10 Laptop. VirtualBox is a type II hypervisor that allows you to run virtual machines directly on your Windows computer. No need to dual boot or struggle… Continue reading How to Install Ubuntu on VirtualBox using Windows 10

Kali Linux: Hacking DHCP and MITM

Learn how to hack DHCP with Kali Linux! Learn how to use Kali Linux to use a Denial of service attack (DOS) against a DHCP server; set up a rogue DHCP server on Kali Linux and then get hosts to send traffic via Kali Linux so you can use a man-in-the-middle (MITM) attack and capture… Continue reading Kali Linux: Hacking DHCP and MITM

Kali Linux Install: Ethical hacking getting started guide

Want to be a hacker? Learn Kali Linux! Want to learn how to hack networks? Get started with Kali Linux today. This video shows you who to download Kali Linux and get it working on a Windows 10 computer using VMware Workstation Player. It’s important that you as a network professional know how to protect… Continue reading Kali Linux Install: Ethical hacking getting started guide

Packet Tracer Installation: macOS Catalina

Packet Tracer is supported on macOS! Learn how to download Cisco Packet Tracer for free and install it on macOS Catalina. I’ll also show you how to build a basic Cisco network using Cisco Packet Tracer. It’s time to start studying to pass your CCNA 200-301 exam! Want free Cisco CCNA 200-301 Packet Tracer labs?… Continue reading Packet Tracer Installation: macOS Catalina

EVE-NG Cisco Images

How do you add and use Cisco images in EVE-NG topologies? This video shows you how to download Cisco IOS images from Cisco VIRL and then use them in your EVE-NG networks. This EVE-NG tutorial shows you step by step how to download Cisco IOS images, how to upload them to the EVE-NG server and… Continue reading EVE-NG Cisco Images


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