Tagged: industry

Insomni’hack iOS challenges 0

Insomni’hack iOS challenges

Insomni'hack's CTF included a couple of mobile challenges I was happy to look into. All could be solved with or without a mobile phone. iBadMovie part 1 We are given a zip file which contains an iOS application and 'a copy of folde…

Insomni’Hack CTF Write-Up 0

Insomni’Hack CTF Write-Up

This year, I participated to Insomni'hack's CTF with the 3 other (remote) members of the pic0wn team. I'll address the challenges I personally solved in the next few posts: this post concerns a Web and a Forensic challenge, next post conc…

Putting An End To Security Snake Oil 0

Putting An End To Security Snake Oil

Imagine it’s the late 19th century. Modern medicine is in its infancy. Folk cures, snake oil, and patent medicines are still being peddled to naive consumers and a nascent market for legitimate pharmaceuticals struggles to balance profit and ge…

Marketing Versus Third-Party Testing 0

Marketing Versus Third-Party Testing

When it comes time to sign that purchase order for a security solution, how do you cut through the glossy marketing and make informed choices? Marketing is something of a necessary evil for most companies. You can sell the best widgets in the world,…

The Malicious Loader from the Cloud 0

The Malicious Loader from the Cloud

Recently, we found a simple malicious downloader that downloads a fake PDF file.  Unlike a normal malicious loader that integrates the PE Loader code into its binary, this loader has stripped this part and has turned to fetching it online. Our…