Category: Security

Captive Portal bypass for Fortigate IOS7 Apple update

As it continues…Apple doesn’t give a hoot about how their changes affect everything around them. This time, captive portals stop working on many vendors wifi solutions including Cisco and in my case, Fortinet. Just after IOS 7 for Apple devices, we received reports on the Captive Portal not working. For anyone who doesn’t know what […]

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Fortinet FortiOS 5 released

Alright, about time. With the time it took for this release, I will venture to guess they really wanted to put out something stable. That means this weekend, we’ll be testing it on a limited, controlled lab ie home, office lab. Stay tuned for updates and my thoughts. Fortinet press release here Some items related […]

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SSH Trick – Reverse Shell

I’m a sucker for new, atleast to me, neat SSH tricks so over look my giddiness. Trying to reverse SSH to a box that’s inside a network where I have no idea what the IP is. Well, let me speak about reverse ssh. You could set it up where it uses password-less ssh by using […]

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ARP Cache Spoof detection in an appliance

While slinking around on the Internet, I ran across this little appliance that shows to be a quick drop in solution. The device called “ArpDefender” can be found here and explained as: full-fledged LIDS (LAN IDS), tailored to what the best information security experts currently recommend for the LAN environment. ARPDefender serves to fill the […]

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