Hey all, Earlier this year, I had made it my goal to give back to the IT/Security community; and what better way to do it was to sign up to be a Mentor. I thought to myself it would be really good to pair up with someone that had the... [Read More]

End of Year Update 2019

Hello All, Reading back on my end of year update for 2018, I can’t help to notice that I steered away from my goals. Although these were not hardcoded, I was supposed to complete my OSCE, however I opted for my Certified Red Teaming professional course; which has helped me... [Read More]

Sudo - Privilege Escalation - CVE-2019-1428

Vulnerability Explained: This week, a vulneratbility which was discovered by Joe Fennix has the abililty to privilege escalate our privileges into root without requiring a password at all. The Vulnerability has been tracked as CVE-2019-14287. Its a security vulnerability that allows any user on a Linux system to execute commands... [Read More]

OSINT Missing Person 2019 CTF - Tracelabs Hackerthon

Today I attended the OSINT Missing Person CTF, hosted by Tracelabs and the Australian Federal Police. We were a team of 3 people and 2 people have never touched OSINT before so we knew coming into this CTF was quiet a challenge.  If you have been reading my blog, my... [Read More]

bossplayers CTF (I created my own - YAY!)

Hey all, Haven't updated this in awhile as I have a couple of things going on personally. Something that I am proud of and perhaps will be hosted on vulnhub soon is a CTF that I created aimed for Beginners. Its rated Easy and something I was working on one... [Read More]