[tog] Acquire a banner

Schrodinger schrodinger at konundrum.org
Fri Aug 26 17:17:10 IST 2011


/me laughs uncontrollably

Ah folks. I do apologise, after seeing some of the IRC messages I best
explain.

The CTF is at 19:00 Irish Standard time. (IST)

IST = UTC +1
Pakistan Time (PKT) = UTC +5

The CTF is advertised as PKT-4 ......

I'll refrain from being a smart arse in the future.

Schrodinger.

On 2011/08/26 15:52, Schrodinger wrote:
> Short notice.
> 
> A CTF was planned for Tog tonight. It's still going on.
> 
> The CTF is ready now and will kick off at 23:00 (PKT-4). There will be
> no remote access available, again not enough time to prepare. You need
> to be in Tog to attack the host.
> 
> The only prize is your own pride. The idea is to try and hack this host
> yourself, don't just point a scanner at the host and go "Make h4x0r
> r0cket go now!" If you do that then leave your dignity at home with your
> "skillz" This is a learning excercise, learning how to probe and test a
> hosts security - not how to type an IP address and have software do it
> all for you.
> 
> I can provide some hints when I can and URLs to resources online that
> might help.
> 
> Yes, a port scanner is at least acceptible and probably a good idea!
> But try to work the rest out with some manual testing, try to be a
> hacker and not a security professional ;) The host should be rather easy
> to root, it's not intended to be difficult.
> 
> Schrodinger.
> -- 
> +---------------------------------------------------------------+
> It was a new day yesterday, but it's an old day now.
> MSN: schro5 at hotmail.com
> ICQ: 112562229
> GPG: http://www.konundrum.org/schro.asc



> _______________________________________________
> tog mailing list
> tog at lists.tog.ie
> http://lists.tog.ie/mailman/listinfo/tog


-- 
+---------------------------------------------------------------+
It was a new day yesterday, but it's an old day now.
MSN: schro5 at hotmail.com
ICQ: 112562229
GPG: http://www.konundrum.org/schro.asc
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 196 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <http://lists.tog.ie/pipermail/tog/attachments/20110826/d1203d26/attachment.pgp>


More information about the tog mailing list