Google Summer of Code 2020

This year I got selected for Google Summer of Code 2020 under The Honeynet Project. This year GSoC was very special for me because I finally got selected for the organization, for which I’ve been trying to get selected from past 2 years. Background I got to know about Google Summer of Code back in 2018, when I learned that my elder brother has done it 3 years in a row....

September 18, 2020 · 11 min

Analyzing Snare and tanner data

I had Snare & Tanner running on two different digital ocean’s droplets. I just wanted to see what juicy data I can get using this honeypot. How I deployed it is a different story and I’ll write a different blog post for that. In this post, I just wanted to share small code I wrote as well as some graphs I was able to generate using them. Downloading data using Tanner API Tanner doesn’t support any inbuilt export option(yet) but it has an API so I wrote a small python script to download data from my tanner API and store it in a JSON file....

May 31, 2020 · 2 min

Running your own Bombsquad server

If you just want to know how to setup bombsquad jump to The setup section and if you are interested in backstory, continue reading. Back Story Few days into the COVID-19 lockdown and I was already getting bored. I mean I was spending my time either doing my college assignments, that were supposed to be submitted on Google Classroom, or I was just doing various kind of challenges like Pentesterlabs, VMs from Vulnhub....

April 19, 2020 · 6 min

Review of Autopsy online training

It’s been a while since I wrote any blog post. Since this lockdown is going on I decided to learn a few new things from online courses. I came to know that Basic technology was offering their autopsy basics and hand on (8-hours) training course, worth $495, for free during this COVID-19 crisis. So I decided to take the course since I’m very much interested in digital forensics. My very first encounter with digital forensics was in one of the CTF, named otter CTF, that I played with OpenToAll....

April 18, 2020 · 4 min

Getting Started with Docker

What are Docker containers? Docker containers are a smaller version of Virtual Machines with farless overheads and lot for flexibility. If you want to isolate different services on your system then you can make multiple dockers images for each service and run them, separately. How it works? Well all you need to do is make a file named Dockerfile which would contain the rules/instructions of what all has to be done in that container and then you start the build of your container....

February 5, 2020 · 5 min