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Building my own personal password cracking box

Since 2003, I've spent a majority of my workdays hacking systems. I've collected tons of penetration testing tips and tricks and have shared some of them on this blog. As a part of my work as a penetration tester, cracking...

Cracking IKE Mission:Improbable (Part3)

Introduction As discussed in parts 1 and 2 of this series, the most common VPN endpoints (responders) found supporting Aggressive Mode negotiation are Cisco devices. However, they are also almost always supported by a second factor authentication mechanism known as...

Look What I Found: Pony is After Your Coins!

In our previous episode of "Look What I Found" we detailed our discovery of a humongous instance of a Pony botnet controller that stole credentials for approximately two million websites, social networks, e-mails and other types of accounts. We recently...

What Dirty Little Secrets You Find on eBay

So I do networking (computers and wifi things) at a number of security conferences (Thotcon & DEF CON). In order to do so, I sometimes need hardware to play with. In December I decided to watch a few auctions on...