Year: 2017

Here a first look at the Xiaomi WiFi+ PCB and Software is given.

The OpenPLC is a opensource Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) alternative. Due to this, it is possible to understand the black box of these systems. It could be easily used with a Raspberry Pi.

Coreboot provides a lot of possibilities of configurations, primary and secondary payloads and debugging mechanisms.

Coreboot is an Open Source project, which replaces the proprietary BIOS of a traditional computer. Coreboot initialize the Hardware and then executes a payload (e. g. SeaBIOS or Grub).

With OpenOCD it is possible to flash/upload programs to the spi flash of the Arty Board. From there the SiFive Risc-V “core” will boot.

Configuring and programming the 100 € Xilinx Arty development board with an open source implementation of the Risc-V ISA from SiFive.

How to get root at Linksys E900 N300

How to get a root shell on the NETGEAR DM111PBL?

The Mirai source code reveals the passwords, which are used to create the botnet. These passwords should never ever be used to secure a device.

After getting access to the serial interface of the IP-Camera the next step is to get a root shell.

The last article shows, how to identify the serial port on the IP-Camera. With this it is possible to solder wires on the IP-Camera and attach a USB to serial adapter to it.