The A500-mini firmware dumper is now publicly available

Hello again astute reader. This week I made public the firmware dumper for the A500-mini. You can find it on Github. It was a good Rust writing exercise, an exercise for a language I get to like more and more. Happy dumping! Don’t forget to check Ole‘s profile, he is simply awesome.

TheC64-toolkit is now public

Happy new year dear reader! I am happy to announce that my toolkit for the C64 replicas (such as the C64Maxi and the C64Mini) is now live on Github.

SeL4 compilation under Fedora 37 – some notes

Trying to follow the SeL4 compilation and testing instruction “as-is” yields some errors on a per-distribution basis. Below are some notes for Fedora 37 – if you have not performed these steps, you are likely to run into errors (it is assumed that repo/ninja/cmake are already installed 🙂 ) sudo dnf install -y python3-protobuf protobuf-compiler… Continue reading SeL4 compilation under Fedora 37 – some notes

Fixing Python 3.10 incompatibilities in Binary Ninja

Hello dear reader. Recently, I upgraded my Linux laptop to Fedora 35. Fedora 35 comes with Python 3.10 as the system Python. Unfortunately, as documented in this GitHub issue, (do not forget to upvote!) this causes incompatibilities with Binary Ninja. Here is how I addressed this topic (standard disclaimers apply): Initially, I decided to use… Continue reading Fixing Python 3.10 incompatibilities in Binary Ninja

Phrack 70 is out!

After a long wait, indicative of the current state of knowledge sharing in the so-called “underground”, Phrack 70 is out. Read it here!