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==Larry’s Stories==
 
==Larry’s Stories==

Revision as of 16:02, 22 August 2013

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SANS Las Vegas from October 26-27th will debut a new course titled "Embedded Device Security Assessments for the Rest of Us" which will teach students how to assess embedded systems of all varieties on pen tests and in your duties as a security professional. Register Here


Episode Media

[MP3 pt1]

[MP3 pt2]

Announcements

PaulDotCom Security Weekly - Episode 342 for Thursday August 22nd, 2013

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Interview: Phil "Main Framed" Young

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Biography:

Philip Young, aka Soldier of Fortran, is a mainframe phreak! His love of mainframes goes back to when he watched Tron, wide eyed, for the first time. Though it would be decades until he actually got his hands on one he was always interested in their strangeness. Phil has always been in to security since his days as a sysop and playing around on Datapac (the Telenet of Canada). Some people build toy trains, others model airplanes, but Phil's hobby is mainframe security.


Five Questions:

  • Three words to describe yourself
  • If you were a serial killer, what would be our weapon of choice?
  • In a game of ass grabby-grabby do you prefer to go first or second?
  • If you wrote a book about yourself, what would the title be?
  • Stranded on a desert island, which tablet would you bring with you if you could choose only one: Android, iPad or Surface?

Tech Segment: Zach Cutlip

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Biography:

Zachary Cutlip is a security researcher with Tactical Network Solutions, in Columbia, MD. At TNS, Zach develops exploitation techniques targeting embedded systems and network infrastructure. Since 2003, Zach has worked either directly for or with the National Security Agency in various capacities. Before embracing a lifestyle of ripped jeans and untucked shirts, he spent six years in the US Air Force, parting ways at the rank of Captain. Zach holds an undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University and a master's degree from Johns Hopkins University.

Zach will be going over how he does research on exploiting embedded systems and his exploit development framework bowcaster.

1) About & Why

Bowcaster, implemented in Python, is intended to aid those developing exploits by providing useful set of tools and modules, such as payloads, encoders, connect-back servers, etc. Currently the framework is focused on the MIPS CPU architecture, but the design is intended to be modular enough to support arbitrary architectures.


2) How

Buffer-overflows-with-crossbow-part-1

Buffer-overflows-with-crossbow-part-2

Buffer-overflows-with-crossbow-part-3

Buffer-overflows-with-crossbow-part-4

3) References

- Bowcaster github

- Exploit proof of concept

- Here's a video (with cool music) of me popping root on the BT HomeHub

4) Plugs

Debian mips in qemu

Reversing and Exploiting BT CPE Devices

Stories

Paul's Stories

  1. How Not to DDoS Your Former Employer
  2. Bradley Manning sentenced to 35 years in prison • The Register
  3. [http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/aug/22/us-intelligence-community-tumblr-surveillance US intelligence services go 'on the record'

with new Tumblr blog | World news | theguardian.com]

  1. Putty Security Update (SSH Tool)
  2. [http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/08/15/net-us-washingtonpost-hacked-idUSBRE97E0VM20130815 Hackers use new tactic to attack U.S. medi

a sites | Reuters]

  1. [http://news.hitb.org/content/zuckerberg-facebook-hacker-gets-10k-fundraiser-bug-bounty Zuckerberg Facebook hacker gets $10k fundraiser

bug bounty]

  1. Open Security Research: Remote Code Execution on Wired-side Servers over Unauthenticated Wireless

Larry’s Stories

Jack's Stories

Allison's Stories