1. NEW GUIDE: Vibro-bugz " Making Small and Simple #AdafruitLearningSystem

    Adafruit Industries " Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers! | 26 May 2016 | 6:20pm CDT

    NEW GUIDE: Vibro-bugz – Making Small and Simple. My first introduction to Bristlebots… was way back in 2007 – it’s amazing to see the variety of creations grown from the roots of that project. Read the full guide here.

  2. Mars Robot Rover RC Crawler with directional wheels #3DThursday #3DPrinting

    Adafruit Industries " Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers! | 26 May 2016 | 6:00pm CDT

    MSM89 shares designs for a Mars Robot Rover with directional wheels! download the files on: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1583399 Every Thursday is #3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication for making solid objects from digital models. Recently, we have noticed electronics projects integrated with 3D printed enclosures, brackets, and sculptures, so each […]...

  3. Mini motion sensor lamp #3DThursday #3DPrinting

    Adafruit Industries " Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers! | 26 May 2016 | 5:00pm CDT

    benyeung11994 shares: I’ve created a night light holder for the Motion Sensor HC-SR501 & 5 mm LED download the files on: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1583154 Every Thursday is #3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication for making solid objects from digital models. Recently, we have noticed electronics projects integrated with 3D printed […]...

  4. Slicing & Viewing Dust in an Electron Microscope

    Adafruit Industries " Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers! | 26 May 2016 | 4:05pm CDT

    A microscopic piece of dust, sliced by a focused ion beam inside an electron microscope. The dust is coated in a one-micron-thick layer of pure platinum to “seal” it in place before slicing. Created at the Center for Multiscale Imaging at Stevens Institute of Technology. via Jeff Thompson’s blog.

  5. BlackHat 2016 Classes

    Carnal0wnage & Attack Research Blog | 25 May 2016 | 6:09pm CDT

    BlackHat 2016 is quickly approaching! Early registration ends on Friday. So can save a few bucks and use that to go to Defcon 2016.This year we have decided to split our Tactical Exploitation class into the two major platforms that are covered; Windows and UNIX. The classes are scheduled back to back. So if you sign up for both classes you will get the same Tactical Exploitation course.This decision came from feedback of the students who only seemed to care about one platform or another. We...

  6. Rob O’Hara, Guitar Hero

    RobOHara.com | 24 May 2016 | 8:54am CDT

    Mason had one of his friends spend the night last night. While I was driving them to 7-11 to buy some party snacks at 10 p.m. (because that’s what cool dads do), the boys had a discussion about whether they should learn to play guitar or the drums. “Drums are louder, but guitars sound...

  7. The Fantasy Fiction Formula (Book and Podcast)

    RobOHara.com | 17 May 2016 | 6:00am CDT

    When I tell my friends that my writing professor (Deborah Chester) wrote the book on writing genre fiction, I’m being quite literal. Okay, so maybe she didn’t write the book on writing genre fiction, but she wrote a book on the subject, and a darned good one too. It’s called The Fantasy Fiction Formula, and...

  8. Wrapping Up Another Semester

    RobOHara.com | 16 May 2016 | 6:00am CDT

    Back in January at the beginning of last semester, I created a side blog (write.robohara.com) to track the creation of my novel. The semester’s over and my work on the novel is done, so yesterday afternoon I exported all the posts, deleted the blog, and imported them over here into the Writing category if you...

  9. Did someone just play a perfect game of Donkey Kong?

    RobOHara.com | 12 May 2016 | 6:00pm CDT

    Earlier this week, (geeky) news outlets reported that Wes Copeland has achieved a “perfect” game of Donkey Kong with a score of 1,218,000. While the truth of the matter is a bit more complicated than that, it is true that we are not likely to see a higher score on Donkey Kong any time soon....

  10. Subtee regsvr32 sct with metasploit web delivery

    :Carnal0wnage & Attack Research Blog | 10 May 2016 | 9:42pm CDT

    So I put this out on twitter but failed to document it for historical reasons/find it when I need it.I was able to replace the PoC payload with the payload from Metasploit's web delivery and it worked just fine.original PoC here: https://gist.github.com/subTee/24c7d8e1ff0f5602092f58cbb3f7d302#file-backdoor-sctBelow we can see the replaced payload:...and receiving the shell after running the command from the command line...

  11. Random Memory: Duane

    RobOHara.com | 10 May 2016 | 8:18am CDT

    The year my best friend moved away, I was forced to make some new ones to fill the void. Riding the bus home from school one day, I found one. Duane and I didn’t have a whole lot in common, but when you’re in third grade, you don’t need to. We both had bicycles and...

  12. More on Purple Teaming

    Carnal0wnage & Attack Research Blog | 21 Mar 2016 | 8:00am CDT

    I wanted to add a bit more context/info/explanation on Purple Teaming after publishing the Ruxcon slides as well as Facebook and Twitter interactions on that topic.What is Purple Teaming?Currently there are as many definitions for Purple Teaming as there are talks and blog posts on the subject but I'm going to throw mine in as well.Purple Teaming is "conducting focused Red Teams with clear training objectives for the Blue Team."The clear training objectives (aka a plan to eventually get caught)...

  13. APT Ransomware

    Carnal0wnage & Attack Research Blog | 15 Mar 2016 | 3:55pm CDT

    Yesterday this article came out from Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-ransomware-idUSKCN0WG2L5.I thought it would be useful to make a post explaining the situation a little more in-depth.Myself and several colleges (InGuardians, G-C Partners) have been engaged in related, high-impact incident response engagements over recent months.We have been working together to correlate the results of several major investigations. At least three high-value corporations were hit by well-known...

  14. CCDC Quals Notes (metasploit)

    Carnal0wnage & Attack Research Blog | 27 Feb 2016 | 9:04am CST

    Some quick notes for interesting stuff to keep for CCDC Quals/NotesRapid Fire PSExecUse db_nmap to scan and populate the databse or db_import to import nmap xml into your workspace. This one uses open port 445 to query the databasehttps://gist.github.com/carnal0wnage/d058913628ba4a3d6363This one uses open service of smb to query the databasehttps://gist.github.com/carnal0wnage/1f3944b4dd7eb6a54fd3Running Metasploit Post modules against all sessionsResource script to run a single post module aga...

  15. Regional Internet Registries: Quick links

    PENTESTIFY BLOG | 4 Jan 2016 | 10:26am CST

    Handy list of links, storing here for future reference when doing research. A regional Internet registry (RIR) is an organization that manages the allocation and registration of Internet number resources within a particular region of the world. Internet number resources … Continue reading →...

  16. Bulk elasticsearch file split

    PENTESTIFY BLOG | 13 Dec 2015 | 3:31pm CST

    Recently needed to split a pretty massive (2M line) file to bulk load into elasticsearch. I’m sure others have run into this same problem. Here’s the code: You can all call this: ruby ./es_split.rb [file_to_split.bulk] Since the file was actively … Continue reading →...

  17. Embrace the strange: support indy artist Victor Cayro this Sept. 10 in San Francisco

    CULT OF THE DEAD COW | 25 Aug 2015 | 8:52pm CDT

    Incredibly nice guy and friend of the herd (and co-founder of the mysterious DSSK collective) Victor Cayro will have an art show in San Francisco on September 10th. If you're in the area, please support independent art that stretches the...

  18. Friends of the Herd Doing Awesome Things: Carmageddon Part 1

    CULT OF THE DEAD COW | 21 Jul 2015 | 8:21am CDT

    Badass and scary as fuck at the same time. Good job! http://www.wired.com/2015/07/hackers-remotely-kill-jeep-highway/...

  19. Monday Morning Schadenfreude Jr.

    CULT OF THE DEAD COW | 20 Jul 2015 | 6:21am CDT

    Prepare the Schadenfreude Cannons! Couldn'ta happened to a nicer bunch of guys. Harf! http://krebsonsecurity.com/2015/07/online-cheating-site-ashleymadison-hacked/...

  20. Think they've got a dental plan?

    CULT OF THE DEAD COW | 8 Jul 2015 | 9:26am CDT

    Y'know... aside from "Help us if you want to keep your teeth." http://www.bloomberg.com/graphics/2015-mob-technology-consultants-help-drug-traffickers/...

  21. Monday Morning Schadenfreude

    CULT OF THE DEAD COW | 6 Jul 2015 | 4:05am CDT

    Well, well, well. Looks like the chickens have come home to roost for the misleadingly-named "Hacking Team", which, contrary to their moniker, is actually a private corporation dedicated to helping countries spy on their citizens through malware and other surveillance...

  22. Getting started in information security…. notes to a student

    PENTESTIFY BLOG | 7 Mar 2014 | 10:43am CST

    Recently had a college student reach out for advice, and thought i’d share with the class: My biggest issue with my current education is the broad scale and lack of clear direction on how to achieve my goals. I know … Continue reading →...

  23. The screen generation, indonesian translation

    €£ | 15 Jan 2014 | 7:32am CST

    The screen generation from 2008, the Cult of the Dead Cow textfile #412, has been translated to indonesian. Thank you! Pada dasarnya web adalah salah satu medium komunikasi kita, sehingga ini juga menyangkut aspek negatif serta kontradiksi umumnya yang terjadi dalam masyarakat kita. Ia juga dapat berfungsi dalam membangun ruang bebas serta penyebaran kritik terhadap kekuasaan...

  24. The gravity problem in the equestrian statue

    €£ | 6 Dec 2013 | 11:29am CST

    Progress in the technology of casting allowed for the equestrian statue to rise from the ground. In the animation we can see this historical development in just seven frames. view at Homeostasis Lab...

  25. Silberne Buchstaben in goldenem Licht

    €£ | 5 Dec 2013 | 3:22pm CST

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