Microsoft Internet Explorer 6/7 CSS Handling Code Execution Vulnerability

“This issue is caused due to a memory corruption error in the Microsoft HTML Viewer (mshtml.dll) when retrieving certain CSS/STYLE objects via the “getElementsByTagName()” method, which could allow attackers to crash an affected browser or execute arbitrary code by tricking a user into visiting a malicious web page.” source: VUPEN Exploit has been added to … More Microsoft Internet Explorer 6/7 CSS Handling Code Execution Vulnerability

Indian Govt. Websites are damn hackable

At this time, when India is  reaching the heights in  Sensex and GDP and aspiring to be in the developed nations’ list, one thing that really pisses me off is India’s unawareness and disinterest in the Information Security dept., atleast the poorly configured govt. websites reflect this. When I encountered the vulnerability in the server … More Indian Govt. Websites are damn hackable

Hacked into bsnl.in

I was eagerly waiting for BSNL to patch their system so that I could publish this post which shows the hack in action. I could not record the video of the hack since the screen recorder, Istanbul became unresponsive on my Ubuntu OS. While preparing for a seminar, I came across this website and out … More Hacked into bsnl.in

The power of Imgination – Rise of Sixth Sense

I could not resist uploading this video, this is one of the most jaw dropping vidoes I have came across. At TEDIndia, Pranav Mistry demos several tools that help the physical world interact with the world of data — including a deep look at his SixthSense device and a new, paradigm-shifting paper “laptop.” In an … More The power of Imgination – Rise of Sixth Sense

Hacking the BSNL Routers and thus the emails !

Well, One of the biggest security blunders is relying on the default credentials. Many routers come preconfigured with default username password pair which generally is admin —admin  or admin — root or  root—admin or root—root I am Using Angry IP scanner to scan for open port 80 which is router’s login port. The video example … More Hacking the BSNL Routers and thus the emails !