Category Archives: Security

You can now 3D print your Kwikset keys

Interesting post.  Going to have to follow this project to see if other keys, like newer style car keys, end up here. https://hackaday.io/project/27631-3d-printing-real-world-keys

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Looking for card scanners, download the app

Too funny, the researchers created an app call skimmerscanner to find any card skimmers around.  Bascially it looks like a bluetooth scanner. Seek Out Scammers With Skimmer Scanner

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How to secure your RPi

A good chunk of this is common knowledge.  But its a good writeup just the same. Take These Steps to Secure Your Raspberry Pi Against Attackers

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Need to find something in GIT?

Interesting tool called GitMiner, seem to do more than you can with google. GitMiner – Advanced Tool For Mining Github

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Tools to download a website

I have never heard of HTTrack before.  Looks useful…but what I found funny was the recommendation of wget. http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/how-do-i-download-an-entire-website-for-offline-reading/

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And now things are scary

The article goes over 3 different web search engines to find a face.  Google is of course on top of the list.  I remember “findface” from last year on an article that it was outing folks involved in…well stuff not … Continue reading

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Take part of a bike frame and use it for a key safe

Interesting idea…but what if someone just takes the pipe and cuts the keys loose for later use.  I could actually see making this but I don’t think I would weld the bottom.  Maybe just fold it over? https://www.instructables.com/id/Vehicle-Key-Safe/

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Make your own drone catcher

I almost fell over watching this one.  Pretty neat idea (thought range isn’t the greatest).  Guess if you need to capture some drones without killing them, this would do it. https://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Drone-Catcher/

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Another ESP8266 wifi jammer

Does a de-auth attack.  Seems pretty simple enough.  I wonder how robust it is . Hackaday Prize Entry: Don’t Build This

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EtherApe, good tool to visualize network traffic

I had almost forgotten about EtherApe, its a decent tool to show your network activity on a graph.  Its been around forever. EtherApe – Graphical Network Monitor

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