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April 2015 Meeting Notes

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April 2015 Meeting
7:00pm to ~9:20pm
8 people attended (inc. 1 first timers)

Discussion

TrueCrypt audit

OpenDNS
Secure64

Cisco Miraki

“Military grade encryption” on everything

UEFI secure boot – good or bad?

TPM chip

Frequency hopping – spread spectrum – Hedley Lamar

Phone rooting criminal and civil and Eula repercussions

UK claims right to hack anyone

2600 and dc970 social media upgrades

Virtual credit card

Until next time…

IceQUICK

March 2015 Meeting Notes

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March 2015 Meeting
7:00pm to ~9:45pm
5 people attended (0 first timers)

Discussion

Selected articles from the current 2600 magazine were used as a conversation starter.

The increasingly reduced size and cost of electronic devices – Forbes and Office 365 article.

Privacy trends in a generational context. Are you the customer or the product for services like Facebook and Gmail?

Lots of quality discussion on these scoped topics.

Until next time…

IceQUICK

February 2015 Meeting Notes

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February 2015 Meeting
7:00pm to ~9:00pm
6 people attended (0 first timers)

Discussion

New 2600 magazine is out!

Raspberry Pi 2 is released. Quad-core ARMv7 power.

Big health insurance hack by Anthem

General consensus that XKCD is awesome….

Group discussion on fun ways to hide flash storage in ordinary devices

One of our members acquired a large number of old Sonicwall devices – Free to a good home (all were taken during this meeting, no more available)

Until next time,

IceQUICK

January 2015 Meeting Notes

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January 2015 Meeting
7:00pm to 9:00pm
5 people attended (0 first timers)

Discussion

HackerNews site: Windows 8.1 vulnerability
Lizard Squad
What is Anonymous up to lately?

DDoS mitigation – proactive vs reactive

Sony’s security staffing and what we’d do different

Should we get a new venue for future 2600 meetings? The Starbucks is getting kind of cramped

DEFCON/B-Sides plans

Field trip to DC303 group?
To-do: Tweet to @dc303 about good time to show up

Tech toys from Santa this Christmas?

Oil cooling computers (mineral oil in fishtanks, etc…)

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September 2014 Meeting Notes

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September 2014 Meeting
7:00pm to 9:00pm
5 people attended (0 first timers)

Discussion

PhutureCon – Denver Oct 11

SSH via PKI certs instead of passwords

Trivia Night – Geeks Who Drink in Fort Collins

EFF and Tor operator t-shirt promotion (from June)

Hacking challenges at http://www.projectmentor.net/

Differences in RaspberryPi Models B and B+

Utilities
-BleachBit
-Flux

Text Editors
-gvim
-vim
-notepad++

NerdCore
-MC Frontalot
-YTCracker

Old school slang
-Warez
-HPVCA
-etc…

Another successful meeting…

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April 2014 Meeting

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April 2014 Meeting
7:00pm to 9:00pm
6 people attended (0 first timers)

Discussion

DC303 field trip to Denver planned

TrueCrypt configuration
-Default AES vs double or triple bagging it (AES+TwoFish…)

IT (Admin and Security) Certifications
-Comparing reimbursement policies for various employer

SteamOS, Steam Streaming to lower powered computers

Using VMware ESXi 5 to run a virtual gaming machine using SteamOS, streaming

WPA2 hacking process
-Password salt
-Rainbow tables

Full Disk Encryption options

The old fingerprint login software for Windows that stored the username/password in the registry with 56-bit encryption

Lotus Notes(R) sucks

Domain controller event logs, password lockout
-Potential lulz by intentionally locking out coworkers
-Big lulz by intentionally locking out service accounts

PowerShell scripting games
Robocode game

Aaron Swartz…

Minecraft server mod – Client/server/floppy modules

Rust, 7 Days to Die on Steam

PvP glitches, MMO hacks

 

Another successful meeting…

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March 2014 Meeting

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March 2014 Meeting
7:00pm to 9:15pm
7 people attended (0 first timers)

Discussion

I didn’t take any notes, but from memory…

  • Recent events involving people reporting on vulnerable systems being held liable for criminal charges
  • PhutureCon in Denver (http://phuturecon.com/) participation by this group
  • Nostalgia gaming (NES) on emulators with USB controllers
  • Advanced home networking
    • NAS
    • Gateway/firewall
    • Anti-virus recommendations
    • Anti-malware recommendations

February 2014 Meeting

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February 2014 Meeting
7:00pm to 9:30pm
10 people attended (6 first timers)

Double Digit Attendance!

Topics

  • Home Routers
    • Firmware
      • DD-WRT
      • Tomato
      • Gargoyle
    • OS Based
      • Untangle
      • PFSense
      • Zentyal
  • VPN Providers
    • PIA – Private Internet Access
    • BTGuard
    • Others
    • PIA Tunnel on Git
  • Steam Gaming
    • Humble Bundle
    • Glitches in new games
    • Day Z
    • Insurgency
    • Castle Doctrine

Adobe Flash vulnerability

Lots of other conversations (10 people sitting around a group of tables at Starbucks)

December 2013 Meeting

December 2013 Meeting
7:00pm to 9:30pm
6 people attended (5 first timers)

Topics

Community Dataspace(hackDrive)

Intro to hacking

Pauldotcom (http://www.pauldotcom.com/)

Business Vulnerability Analysis

Switch 7 Systems

DC970 Hackers Space

DarkNET over HAM

NoCo Mesh

Rasberry PI

Remnux

TrueCrypt

Local & Wireless ISP’s

Concealed Carry Laws

Free Charging stations