Week 8 In Review – 2017

Tools  Universal Radio Hacker - github.com The Universal Radio Hacker is a software for investigating unknown wireless protocols. HackRF - github.com Techniques How to build a 8 GPU password cracker - www.shellntel.com This build doesn't require any "black magic" or hours of frustration like desktop components do. If you follow this blog and its parts [...]

Week 7 In Review – 2017

Events Related BSides Tampa 2017 Videos - www.irongeek.com These are the videos from the BSides Tampa conference. Resources New hccapx format explained - hashcat.net A few days ago a user came into the #hashcat IRC channel and reported to have problems cracking one of his WPA handshake captures. No worries, the user knew the password to the [...]

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Week 5 In Review – 2017

Resources Running guide for CTF's - gist.github.com Blackhat Hardware Training Roadmap - securinghardware.com This diagram is intended to give an overview of many of the hardware-related trainings available at Black Hat USA 2017. Generally, lower level hardware is at the bottom and more software to the top. Tools Wordpress Exploit Framework - github.com screen2root - [...]

Week 48 In Review – 2016

Events Related Kiwicon X - www.youtube.com Resources Curl Security Audit - daniel.haxx.se I asked for, and we were granted a security audit of curl from the Mozilla Secure Open Source program a while ago. This was done by Mozilla getting a 3rd party company involved to do the job and footing the bill for it. CVE-2016-7098 - legalhackers.com "GNU [...]

Week 19 In Review – 2016

Resources Phrack - phrack.org Tools Can’t Hack a Hacker: Reverse Engineering a Discovered ATM Skimmer - trustfoundry.net Brian Krebs has produced numerous articles on ATM skimmers. He has essentially become the “go to” journalist on ATM fraud. From reading his stuff, I have learned how the “bad guys” think when it comes to ATM fraud. [...]

Week 15 In Review – 2016

Events Related Tailoring the NIST Cybersecurity Framework for a Precise Fit - www.tenable.com One thing caught my attention right away: there were two digital clocks prominently displayed on either side of the auditorium. Both clocks were synchronized, and according to my phone, they were accurate to the second. It makes sense because NIST is the [...]

Week 6 In Review – 2016

Events Related Shmoocon 2016 - archive.org ShmooCon is an annual east coast hacker convention hell-bent on offering three days of an interesting atmosphere for demonstrating technology exploitation, inventive software and hardware solutions, and open discussions of critical infosec issues. BSides Huntsville 2016 Videos - www.irongeek.com These are the videos from the BSides Huntsville conference. Recon 2015 - [...]

Week 42 In Review – 2015

Events Related Videos and Slide Decks from the re:Invent 2015 Security and Compliance Track - blogs.aws.amazon.com Whether you want to review a Security and Compliance track session you attended at re:Invent 2015, or you want to experience a session for the first time, videos and slide decks from the Security and Compliance track are now [...]

Week 34 In Review – 2015

Events Related DEFCON This year marked the 23rd DefCon, the hacker conference that began as an informal gathering for hackers to meet in person and party in the desert. Imploding Barrels and Other Highlights From Hackfest DefCon - www.wired.com I spent the week with over 20,000 hackers in Las Vegas — here's what I saw [...]

Week 13 In Review – 2015

Events Related Pwn2Own 2015: Day One results – h30499.www3.hp.com The first day of Pwn2Own 2015 saw successful attempts by four entrants against four products, with payouts of $317,500 to researchers during today’s competition. Pwn2Own 2015: Day Two results – h30499.www3.hp.com The second and final day of Pwn2Own 2015 saw successful exploits by both entrants against four products, [...]