October 19, 2018

Category: Scripts

PowerShell :: Parsing text output

I came across a really great way of parsing output from command line tools within PowerShell so had to right a quick blog about it here to share it.  Normally I like to cite my sources but I’ve lost track of the original stack overflow post that led me to this point… Sorry! This technique […]

Docker :: Tips and tricks

This post will be ever evolving as I find more tips and tricks for working with Docker on Windows.  Why not bookmark it and check back? Misc When spawning interactive linux containers, use bash over sh as it provides a more feature rich shell with tab completion, history and cursor actions. PowerShell commands You can tidy up your […]

Docker :: interacting with containers and using dockerfiles

In part 1 to this series we installed Docker and got our very first container off the ground.  In this post, I want to take this a little further and build a new ubuntu image using a dockerfile.  A dockerfile is a file that docker can use to automatically modify an image by running commands, […]

KT Labs EP4 :: Automation using Ansible for Network Engineers

In this Vlog, I discuss how Ansible can be leveraged by engineers to automate configurations and save time. Ansible files for download: https://blog.synack.co.uk/download/kt-labs-ep4-ansible-files/ More about setting up Ansible: https://wp.me/p8lfsH-mn Ansible Documentation: http://docs.ansible.com/   Getting started with automation using ansible from Kelvin Charles    

Ansible :: Creating a Test Environment

In this article, I will go over the basics of what is required to get Ansible up and running so that you can create and run your own playbooks. I assume those that are reading this have at least some knowledge of what Ansible is, what languages it uses and the benefits of using Ansible. […]

Getting really low :: Backdooring an EXE

So recently I started my OSCE and part of it is backdooring an executable and doing some other things.  There are loads  of guides on the interwebz that basically just regurgitate the course content verbatim and claim it as their own.  I won’t provide links but trust me, they are out there.  These sites / blogs […]

My first Exploit-DB Post!!

Recently I’ve started to get interested in bug hunting to further my understanding of all sorts of programming languages and I highly recommend it! Today I decided to turn my attention to the Netman 204 card by Riello which is a small network management card which provides the ability to monitor Riello UPS products and […]

Using PowerSploit to inject MSFVenom shellcode

This article will discuss how we can use the rather brilliant PowerSploit project, coupled with MSFVenom, to inject a staged Meterpreter reverse HTTPS shell into a running process.  This script can then be Base64 encoded and used in a USB HID attack or a macro malware document and I will write the relevant guides for […]

PowerShell :: Base64 to string

Completing the numerous something to Base64 and back again scripts is this little one liner to get a string back from a Base64 encoded string.  This is useful a lot when doing offensive security as it allows you to store a script in Base64 then iex the decoded string.  ieex being an awesome PowerShell command […]

USB HID – Teenyduino keyboard led feedback

After doing a bit of Google-Fu I managed to work out how to read the state of the simulated keyboard LEDs for the Teensyduino.  It turns out you read a single value with the predefined variable keyboard_leds which when converted to binary shows the state of each LED in the least significant bits.  The what?  Let’s […]
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