WIFI Playground – Whitehat Wednesday

Tonight for Whitehat Wednesday @ 7pm we will be playing with some WIFI related toys we just received. Yagi, parabolic, & panel antennas. WIFI Pineapple & Alfa WIFI card. ESP8266 WiFi Module. WIFI cracking programs/scripts. Swing by if you would like to demo them. A few knowledgeable guys will be here for any questions you may have regarding anything WIFI. We will be having another WIFI cracking class in a few weeks so get familiar now with the tools and techniques we will cover.

Dual Monitor Setup Goes Vertical

Sometimes my pal John and I get together to kick butt on a project at his place. The one problem with bringing my laptop over is that I suffer without my dual monitor setup. I could bring a second monitor but Johnny doesn’t have the desk space available for it. Today I had an idea: Don’t put the extra monitor on the side of my laptop, put it overhead! It’ll take up less space and I’ll be able to have dual monitors. That’s a win-win situation. Picking Read More +

Finding and Duplicating Awkward Angles

Nothing beats having the right tool for the job. If the only tool you have is a hammer, everything starts looking like a nail… and that can be hazardous to your project’s health! The word ‘tool’ doesn’t have to mean things like hammers and screw drivers, it can also include Measuring Tools. Measuring Tools are often overlooked but extremely useful and using the right tool for the job is extremely important. For example, you wouldn’t measure the thickness of a piece of paper with a Read More +

Whitehat Wednesday is back – Intro to x86 Assembly

We are bringing back Whitehat Wednesdays! Our first class/workshop will go over the basics of Assembly language. When: Wednesday, December 23 – 7:30pm-9:30pm Class Prerequisites: Must have a basic understanding of the C programming language, as this class will show how C code corresponds to assembly code. Lab Requirements: Requires a Linux system (recommend Kali) with gcc and gdb   This class serves as a foundation x86 assembly language. It teaches the basic concepts and describes the hardware that assembly code deals with. It also goes Read More +

FAA Now Requires Model Aircraft Registration

The FAA has mandated anyone operating model aircraft over 250 grams to register. It’s one registration number that’s used across your vehicles. This does apply to traditional fixed and rotary wing model aircraft. If you don’t want to pay the fee, it’s refundable for a period. “The normal registration fee is $5, but in an effort to encourage as many people as possible to register quickly, the FAA is waiving this fee for the first 30 days (from Dec. 21, 2015 to Jan 20, 2016).” It’s Read More +

Pi Zero

Today we received our first Pi Zero, Priced at just $5, we were lucky to get one the 100 orders available from Adafruit at 2am on Thanksgiving morning. Now just to figure out what project we are going to utilize this in 🙂 Pi Zero features: A Broadcom BCM2835 application processor 1GHz ARM11 core (40% faster than Raspberry Pi 1) 512MB of LPDDR2 SDRAM A micro-SD card slot A mini-HDMI socket for 1080p60 video output Micro-USB sockets for data and power An unpopulated 40-pin GPIO Read More +