California Passes Wi-Fi Security Guidance Law – War-Driving going down?

It seems like war-driving may become a thing of the past, legislation is starting to happen. It’s a good start though, you have to target the manufacturers to educate their users, not target the users as they don’t care, sometimes ease of use has to be traded a bit with security. California legislators have passed […]

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Echo Mirage – A Generic Network Proxy

Echo Mirage is a generic network proxy. It uses DLL injection and function hooking to redirect network related function calls so that data transmitted and received by local applications can be observed and modified. Think of it as Odysseus (or Burp, if you prefer) that will proxy (almost) anything… Windows encryption and OpenSSL functions are […]

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Browzar is Bullshit

Not sure if any of you heard of this new super secure ultra cool web browser called Browzar? There was a bit of a backlash as it turned out Browzar was just another custom wrapper for Internet Exploder. Security experts are crying foul over a new supposedly secure browser application. Browzar is promoted as an […]

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arp-sk – ARP Swiss Army Knife Tool

arp-sk is basically an ARP Traffic Generation Tool. It’s quite old but still very useful! There are 2 basics mode: – who-has: build a request ARP message. – reply: build a reply ARP message (default) Other advanced modes should come very soon – arping: send a who-has to every host on the LAN to see […]

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Security Boom Post 9/11

It makes sense really, the paranoia that quickly infected every corner of the ‘Western’ world had to be cashed in on by somebody, tada! The security industry of course. During the Cold War, Canada’s National Optics Institute developed a system to detect which type of enemy tank or fighter jet was approaching. After the Soviet […]

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BeEF – Browser Exploitation Framework

There’s been a lot of nice Web relevant testing and hacking tools coming out lately, I’ve gotten quite a collection to post about, so do try them out and let me know what you think. BeEF is the browser exploitation framework. Its purposes in life is to provide an easily integratable framework to demonstrate the […]

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Google Eavesdropping Software

This is a little scary, intensely personal ads which to be frank are getting a little invasive as it is..It’s like the part in minority report where the billboards scan your eyes and talk to you using your name and history of purchases. It looks like it might be happening sooner than we think. The […]

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Security Compass Web Application Analysis Tool – SWAAT

Announcing a new web application source code analysis tool called the Securitycompass Web Application Analysis Tool or SWAAT. You may know it as a static analysis tool. Currently in its beta release, this .Net command-line tool searches through source code for potential vulnerabilities in the following languages: Java and JSP ASP.Net PHP Using xml-based signature […]

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Janus Project

Super Mega Wi-Fi Hacking Machine – Janus Project

Apart from the fact Janus is almost like Anus this is a very cool project. Seriously this is really geeky stuff, but super cool. If you think seeing a dozen wireless networks makes your computer the ultimate scanning box, think again. A small security firm has made a portable computer that is capable of scanning […]

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Nerdcore Hits the Streets – Geek Music for the Masses

Something a little off-topic for once, nerdcore is getting big! Geek music is hitting the streets. Gangsta is dead. Grime is a bore. There’s a new beat on the street and it’s called Nerdcore. This geeky hip hop subgenre, also dubbed CS rap (that’s computer science, yo!), is finally booting up with the release of […]

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