DEF CON CTF Qualifier 2014 :: routarded

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routarded starts you out with a hint in the challenge description that the target webpage is a router with default credentials. After trying a bunch of default router combinations, @jonathansinger found a working combination of <blank>:admin. This pops you into the management site of this fake router, which has a promising diagnostics page. We went… Read more »

DEF CON CTF Qualifier 2014 :: hackertool

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hackertool had a torrent with a single large file: every_ip_address.txt. After downloading a few chunks, I opened it in a text editor and found that it the file was a consecutive list of IP addresses going from 0.0.0.0 to (presumably) 255.255.255.255. Instead of waiting for it to download, Alex Lynch had the idea for us to generate it… Read more »