D-Link router's ping function

D-Link routers have a basic ping function built in to them. Unlike their ASUS counterparts, which have ping, netstat, traceroute and nslookup builtin, D-Link routers have much more basic functionality. The ping function only displays success or failure and not the entire raw output of the ...

CREST CPSA Review

Compared to the OSCP or even the CISSP exam, there seems to be very little information online about CREST examinations. Hence, the reason why I want to share my thoughts on the CREST CPSA exam. That said, all candidates had to agree to an NDA, I will try to provide as much information as ...

ASUS router's ping function

ASUS routers have diagnostic tools built into their dashboard which allows authenticated web users to execute ping and netstat commands and have the output be displayed on the webpage. Naturally, this seems like a really good entry point to perform command injection, have the router execute cat ...

Deprecating HTTP - Lessons from SSH/Telnet

Recently, both Firefox and Chrome has been coming down hard on HTTP websites. According to this article, HTTP will be labelled as "Not Secure". This is hardly the first step, HTTP only websites have already had their search ranking penalised, and more stringent measures will surely be put in ...

Smart Google Code Inserter < 3.5 - Auth Bypass/SQLi

Exploit Title: Smart Google Code Inserter < 3.5 - Auth Bypass/SQLi Google Dork: inurl:wp-content/plugins/smart-google-code-inserter/ Date: 26-Nov-17 Exploit Author: Benjamin Lim Vendor Homepage: http://oturia.com/ Software Link: https://wordpress.org/plugins/smart-google-code-inserter/ Version: ...

Designing an offline authentication system

I have recently got to know of the igloohome digital lock. It is completely offline and connects to the app via bluetooth only. No internet connection. One of the most puzzling features is that the owner can remotely generate a PIN code, valid for a certain duration, and have it be effective ...