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Category: Red Teams

SiteKiosk Breakout

April 4, 2017 | Posted in Red Teams by Dan Astor


On an engagement last year, we were asked to perform a security review of several “HR kiosks” at various locations. These particular kiosks were located within manufacturing facilities and allowed employees without company assets to access … Continue Reading

BSides NOLA 2017 - Your New Red Team Hardware Survival Pack

April 3, 2017 | Posted in Red Teams by Chris Salerno

Presented at BSides New Orleans, April 1, 2017

A few years ago all you needed was a 4 port switch and Kali VM to reliably bypass most controls and have domain admin in a few hours. Defenses and networks have improved and so should your red team arsena… Continue Reading

Getting the GAL

August 24, 2016 | Posted in Red Teams by Barrett Adams


One of the staples of any external penetration test is a single-password brute force attack against single-factor remote access portals. To start, we gather a list of likely usernames or emails (whatever the targeted portal requires) and us… Continue Reading

Baiting the C-Suite with Panama Paper Hysteria

May 24, 2016 | Posted in Red Teams by Dan Astor

What is Whaling?

Spear phishing continues to be a trend amongst attackers as one of the easier ways into a company’s environment as it only takes a single user to take the bait. This can be especially troublesome when attackers begin to target high va… Continue Reading

Using CA Process Automation to Get Command Execution as SYSTEM

May 4, 2016 | Posted in Red Teams by Steven Vanlandingham

On internal penetration tests, it is common to get a foothold using man-in-the-middle techniques such as Link-Local Multicast Name Resolution (LLMNR) or WPAD. On a recent engagement, we encountered an added challenge because NetBios over TCP was disa… Continue Reading