CTF log

This is a brief log of the CTF's I've done. Mainly so I can keep track # Date CTF My writeup Did I cheat? 4 30/10/2020 Colddbox: Easy - Yes 3 28/10/2020 BSides Vancouver: 2018 (Workshop) - Yes 2 27/10/2020 RickdiculouslyEasy (Vulnhub) (Revisit) - Yes…

Scheduled task to restart task scheduler

Consider this - you are trying to workaround a critical flaw in the Windows task scheduler service which no one else seams to have, but it causes duplicate processes to be started each day. You don't know why, but restarting the server fixes it, and you find that just restarting…

Checking PwnedPasswords with Microsoft Flow

On my twitter feed, I saw a tweet from Microsoft about Microsoft Flow, Microsoft's tool which says I should I did know about Microsoft Flow, but never had a need for it. But for some reason my mind connected Microsoft Flow with Troy Hunt's PwnedPasswords service. He's written loads about…

Trip Report - Bull Pot on Kingsdale

Who Andy Ian Roger myself Where Bull Pot, Kingsdale When Sunday 3rd November 2019 Going underground at ~11:15, resurfaced at 15:00 Report Over the usual Inglesport breakfast we discussed options for the day's trip. There was concern that the recent rainfall might have make the planned Boundary Pot…

PowerShell - useful commands to know

PowerShell can be daunting for those who are completely new to the scripting language. This is a brief post about some useful commands to know when starting out Get-Command You want to do something, but don't know the command name, or even if there is a command that does that.…

Aquamole Pot

Saturday, 19th October, 2019 Only Andy and myself for this trip.  We met at Inglesport for our usual breakfasts before heading off to Kingsdale. We parked in a lay-by 2 spots on from the usual Valley Entrance spot.  I'd got the kit sorted a few nights earlier so once we'd…