Musings of an infosec nerd
Articles in category “InfoSec”
- Mon 14 November 2011
- Fri 04 November 2011
- Fri 21 October 2011
Thanks to @jimmyblake the Brucon Beardcon photo has been located!
- Fri 23 September 2011
I've been back from BruCON for a couple of days now so I think it's about time I put my thoughts in order and write up my experience of going to this awesome event.
After playing musical platforms at Brussels airport train station and finally getting to the hotel at …
- Mon 05 September 2011
As part of becoming part of the greater community I decided to go along to the monthly brum2600 meeting last Saturday (3/9). Anyone who is familiar with 2600 meetings will realise that this isn't an "official" meeting as they are only held on the first Friday of the month …
- Thu 28 July 2011
I'm working my way through the new Metasploit for Penetration testers book by David Kennedy, Jim O’Gorman, Devon Kearns, and Mati Aharoni and I have to say it's pretty awesome. It's not just about how to launch ms08-067, it's also about the thought processes behind pen testing and compromising …
- Mon 11 July 2011
I'm sure the readers of my blog, yes, both of you, have noticed that I haven't actually posted anything in the past few weeks. I understand that it is customary after starting a blog that one puts effort in for a lest a month before abandoning it for something new …
- Fri 06 May 2011
I had a nice surprise waiting for me when I got back from Bsides London (Awesome), DC4420 (Frighteningly awesome) and Infosec2011 (Mostly lame). The final piece of my WiFi auditing kit had arrived. I now have the Alfa AWUS051NH, 2.4GHz directional antenna & 5GHZ directional antenna.
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- Tue 12 April 2011
Yay, I passed my GPEN yesterday. Scored 94%, but I reckon I could have got 98 if I hadn't of fluffed a couple of simple questions. I had an hour left on the clock when I finished so I guess I should have slowed down a bit. I aced the …
- Wed 30 March 2011
It's been a while since I posted, so I thought I'd put up something that has been bothering me for a long time, and isn't about bulbs ;)
Every security pro knows what a rainbow table is, at least they think they do. I was certainly in that position until I …