Detecting SSH Honeypots with non-persistent filesystems.

A lot has been written on the topic of detecting SSH honeypots in the past, usually using their canned responses against them, SSH protocol quirks, them accepting every password, etc. While experimenting with honeypots based on Docker and suchlike, which spin up a new container for each attacker that logs in, which can be a …

Build Log: Micro Marquee from MadLab.

Just another quick image dump of another MadLab build, this time the Micro Marquee from them. This was a very straightforward build, started with the resistors, followed by the capacitors, then the IC socket and matrix display. Add on the buttons, battery clip, and seat the IC and away you go! "Programming" your messages into …

Build Log: Electric Telegraph by MadLab.

So, just another build gallery, and some notes on another of the MadLab projects I assembled. This is the Electric Telegraph from MadLab, which one can use by itself to practice Morse Code, or, by connecting to another unit over some wires, actually use as a bidirectional telegraph system. For practising Morse Code with a …