So I scheduled my last talks for this year. At 31 October, I’ll be at FEUP in Semana Informática to present – Breaking IoT! And for the third time, I’ll have the honor to be at BSides Lisbon on 29th and 30th November giving a talk with my friend and collegue Pedro Umbelino – Exfiltrate… Continue reading Semana Informática and BSides Lisbon
My team has been working hard and we release more juicy stuff: – Common Security Mistakes when Developing Swift Applications – Part I – Meet NFCdrip – a New Security Concern for Air-Gapped Systems – What’s in Your Website? Lurking Risk from Third-party Resources – How Secure Are the Browser Extensions You Create? Pedro Umbelino… Continue reading Checkmarx Security Research Team latest work
I got my hands on a smartlock that costs around 35€ on Amazon which unlocks using the fingerprint or app (using BLE). In reality I don’t know the brand and model but this is not something that I really care. What I wanted to check was – how hard was breaking this smartlock? After a… Continue reading Opening a fingerprint + BLE smartlock – the smart way!
So I got a new toy – micro:bit. I initially bought three of these devices so I can sniff BLE traffic using btlejack. After playing with it, I decided to learn more about this hardware. It’s pretty simple to use, specially if you decide to use Microsoft MakeCode, but also support MicroPython. I went with… Continue reading micro:bit password generator