Monthly Archives: February 2015


RTSP Brute Forcing for fun and naked pictures?

RTSP… Real Time Streaming Protocol… is a protocol largely ignored these days. Once the infrastructure relied upon in the early days of multimedia (Video) and developed by RealNetworks, RTSP resides largely in the background of common protocols we pay attention to as InfoSec professionals ┬áthese days. Typically found on port 554, RTSP is still a […]


Hacker Diaries: Base 64 Hacking

Recently I ran into some database connectors that were obfuscated in the configuration file. I ran typical Base 64, UUEncode, etc techniques to reverse the obfuscation, but nothing worked. Then a co-worker of mine mentioned, “yeah its probably base 64, but they used a different indexing scheme”. Good point! Sometimes we get so use to […]