November 2017

Fooling Neural Networks/Machine Learning

So... MINIX is everywhere

Turns out there's a lot of garbage hidden on CPU's these days. Work is underway to defang the nastiness

Code exec from VMWare guest

VMware Workstation and Fusion contain a heap buffer-overflow vulnerability in VMNAT device. This issue may allow a guest to execute code on the host.

Intel ME is unsurprisingly vulnerable

Linus Rant du Jour

If it's been on a random cellphone for a few months, and real users
used it, and had facebook and candy crush running on it, that's a
pretty different deal.

instant root on macOS High Sierra

I honestly have no words for how dumb this is.


sudo passwd -u root
dsenableroot -d