Monthly Archives: February 2016

Trouble shooting HxD hex editor hang.

Recently while working on the malware-traffic-analysis.net exercise “2016-02-06 – TRAFFIC ANALYSIS EXERCISE – NETWORK ALERTS AT CUPID’S ARROW ONLINE” I ran into a problem where when you loaded any file into the hex editor or just open it on its … Continue reading

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2016-02-06 – TRAFFIC ANALYSIS EXERCISE – NETWORK ALERTS AT CUPID’S ARROW ONLINE

Scenario: You recently hired on as a security analyst for Cupid’s Arrow Online, the largest online retailer for novelty arrows world-wide. Unfortunately, it’s after normal work hours, and you’re the only person reviewing network events. You silently curse your coworker … Continue reading

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