Skip to main content

UiTM I-Hack Competition 06 -- 1st - 3rd September 2006

Juz came back from a hacking competition @ UiTM Shah Alam that was held last few days. I was in one of the 2 teams representing UTP there. My team (KageSenshi & Yondenmai) can be considered a very n00bie team with no experience whatsoever about the competition and the other one is a senior team who won last year's competition (Int_13h & Xumarix).

The first day started off quite boring.. Theres a talk about WEP Cracking using Linux and thats all. On the afternoon we got nothing to do.. So, i go back to my home @ Puchong to download stuffs.

The next day, Saturday, is the forensic competition - 10am to 5pm . Got 7 flags to collect. The questions are quite hard for my team because we dont have a clue on what software to use. UTP's teams got the lead on the first hours but we stuck starting at the middle of the game. At the end .. we could not proceed any further ... and end up with 6th place ..

On Sunday , is the CTF challenge ... CTF is more into attacking the servers and vulnerabilities .... gladly to me .. the questions are easier for me to do .. coz most of it are sumthing that i know .. (not well known .. but atleast i know a little bit) ... with the help of yondie googling stuff ... we strive with speed and won the second place ... and our seniors .. got the first place ... wee ...


(aa .. i'm lazy to post ... )
1 comment

Popular posts from this blog

Consolidated community site infrastructure on Plone

In Inigo, we believe in helping out local FOSS communities and help them grow. We help out in community events where we can, present FOSS talks, and provide some platforms for local communities to grow. One of such platform is our consolidated community site infrastructure on Plone.

The system/infra and its components was originally developed for the Fedora Malaysia website, while keeping in mind to keep it generic enough so that other communities could use the same components for their own community sites. The infra is already at a usable state, and we can add new sites easily with just a few clicks.

Features in this consolidated infra are:
Document/Content management (Plone built-in)Calendar system (powered by solgema.fullcalendar addon)Conference/BarCamp system (powered by collective.conference addon, which was developed for FUDCon Kuala Lumpur 2012)Blog (powered by Products.Scrawl)Simple yet powerful theming engine (powered by plone.app.theming/ Diazo) - Check out Diazo, you'l…

HOWTO: Mirroring Yum repositories using Yum-Utils

As promised before in one of my previous post, a Howto on how to mirror and manage yum repositories using some of the utilities in yum-utils.

The first step is, well, of course, is to get yum-utils from fedora repository
yum install yum-utils

Reposync
Reposync is a utility for mirroring and synchronizing local copy of a yum/rpmmetadata repository.

This utility is very useful if you wanted to make a yum repository mirror. Before this, I used "wget -R -np -N" but this method is a little bit tedious and it doesnt work with repos that didn't use directory listing. Plus, it also download together additional site stuff that I don't need/want and it doesn't verify checksum of the downloaded packages.

Mirroring a repo using this utility is easy, just execute this command
reposync -r <repoid> -a <arch> -n
and the repo will be mirrored in a folder with the same name of the repoid in the directory you executed the command. Eg: you executed the command in /mnt/storage/mi…

Adding simple popup to Plone frontpage

Here is a little guide for those who want to add a simple popup to the Plone frontpage for some purpose (eg: announcements, advertisements, etc).

Create a basic html file containing the content you want to appear in the popup. Upload it into $PLONE_SITE/portal_skins/custom (as Page Template) and for the sake of this example, name it popup.html

Afterward, create a Javascript file with your Pop-Up loader script. For example , this script:


function popup(mylink, windowname)
{
if (! window.focus)return true;
var href;
if (typeof(mylink) == 'string')
href=mylink;
else
href=mylink.href;
window.open(href, windowname, 'width=220,height=400,scrollbars=no');
return false;
};

popup('popup.html', 'My Popup');


Also upload this file into $PLONE_SITE/portal_skins/custom (as Page Template too). For this example, name it as popup.js

Afterward, in $PLONE_SITE/portal_javascripts , add popup.js as a new script into portal_javascripts…