CNY Hackathon Spring 2017 Review – Part 3

This is the final installation for the CTF challenge discussion from the CNY Hackathon Spring 2017 Event. For part 1, go here:┬áPart 1 For part 2, go here: Part 2 This will cover the Programming and Exploit Challenges: – programming-1 – exploit-2 – exploit-3 – exploit-4 Exploit-1 is not being covered here since I think […]

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CNY Hackathon Spring 2017 Review – Part 2

This is a continuation of the CTF challenge discussion from the CNY Hackathon Spring 2017 Event. For part 1, go here: Part 1 This will cover the Miscellaneous Challenges: misc-1 misc-2 misc-3 Misc-1 Challenge: When attempting to access the link for the misc-1 challenge, the browser prompts to download a file: misc-1.wav Attempting to listen […]

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CNY Hackathon Spring 2017 Review – Part 1

This past weekend marked the latest iteration of the Central New York Hackathon. For those unfamiliar, the CNY Hackathon is a computer security competition where students compete in a variety of events held every semester either at Mohawk Valley Community College or Utica college. The even attracts a number of students from both Utica College […]

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BSides Rochester Crypto Challenge

I suppose it’s time to recap this year’s crypto challenge from the BSides Rochester conference. One of my main goals this year was to solve the crypto challenge for the third straight year. As usual, there were a handful of us working together throughout the day. I was a bit concerned since we got started […]

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BSides ROC 5 – Follow Up

First off, I really wanted to thank everyone that stopped by to check out my talk. I think I finally understand how to properly use the microphone, and I apologize for anyone that had trouble hearing me. That being said, I ‘m posting below a number of references I’ve come across relating to helpful talks, […]

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