Author: JC

MikroTik Tutorial: show mac address table

MikroTik Tutorial: show mac address table

Here are the commands to show the mac address table on a MikroTik Router. In addition to using the command line to show the mac address table, this tutorial I will also show you how to search for a specific MAC address and filter the table to show mac addresses learned through a specific port. There are actually several commands that you should know, depending on how your router is configured.

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Install Kali Linux as a VirtualBox VM

Install Kali Linux as a VirtualBox VM

This is a step-by-step guide on how to install Kali Linux as VirtualBox VM on Windows 10. Kali Linux is a popular Linux distribution that comes bundled with many security tools. Kali Linux is considered an essential tools by penetration testers, security researchers and infosec professionals.

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The Perfect MikroTik Config Restore Script

The Perfect MikroTik Config Restore Script

Restoring config files on MikroTik routers have always been a pain. I set out to make the perfect config restore script for MikroTik routers.

Have your every tried to paste configuration commands into a MikroTik router? Yeah, it doesn’t work. As soon as the script adds an interface to a bridge or changes an IP you get disconnected and the rest of the script lines fail to restore.

Using the ‘run after reset‘ method is really the best way to restore a MikroTik router’s configuration but it has it’s own little caveats like editing the script first and adding a :delay 15s; line at the top.

After reboot, there is no clear indication if the import was successful or failed. While troubleshooting an error riddled backup I had the idea of introducing an audible beep before and after the import process. This lead me to develop this script.

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