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Ghost Drives the Shell – 1000 Klicks on Nike+

Middle of the afternoon, I’m breaking into a server for a customer; just a quick admin password reset on the local SAM database. He’s a cool cat; lots of divergent interests but very organized. He keeps a spreadsheet to track the amount of time he spends on meditation breaks, as if quantifying the amount of […]

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How To Break Into A Cisco ASA If You Do Not Have The Enable Password

From time to time, I get a service call asking me to break into a Cisco router or an ASA or a PIX. In most cases, the device was deployed a long time ago and nobody remembers the password. Or they have a copy of the config but the password was stored in the encrypted […]

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