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Monkey Patching the Matrix

For those of you not familiar with monkey patching, it’s a mechanism to “extend or modify the run-time code of dynamic languages without altering the original source code”. Previously, I demonstrated how monkey patching can modify the logic of a...

Fun with 'Active Defense'

Active Defense is steadily becoming a popular trend in the security field, both in a theoretical and practical approach. From its humble beginnings it has made its way to a fully functional software implementations that aim at making your attacker's...

Chat server fuzzing, Part 1. The Beginning

This article (along with subsequent articles) will cover the journey I've taken in learning about the XMPP (eXtensible Messaging and Presence Protocol) standard and how I used that knowledge to fuzz various servers, starting with the eJabberd server available from...