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A collection of 33 posts

Jan 14, 2019

SANS Holiday Hack 2018

SANS Holiday Hack 2018

I have to be honest, life is just too busy this year for me to actually write a full report in the context of the story. Suffice it to say, I really enjoyed

Dec 31, 2018

Sump Pump Replacement

Sump Pump Replacement

Over the holidays I went over to my mom's house to visit and as I walk in the door, she is pulling everything out of the closet under the stairs and I could

Dec 2, 2018

Hack The Box: Jerry

Hack The Box: Jerry

Jerry: Retired 17 November 2018If you are interested in learning more about penetration testing, Hack the Box is a great way to get your feet wet in a legal and well built environment.

Oct 13, 2018

Hack The Box: DevOops

Hack The Box: DevOops

DevOops: Retired 13 October 2018If you are interested in learning more about penetration testing, Hack the Box is a great way to get your feet wet in a legal and well built environment.

Sep 22, 2018

Server Migration

Server Migration

I had a need to migrate this server to a different provider for cost reasons. This was also a good chance to document my process since I did NOT do that last time.

Sep 18, 2018

Pikler Triangle

Pikler Triangle

First off, I am no wood worker, I just found this Instructable and followed it pretty closely.  In the areas where I did the same thing, I will just gloss over it, but

Sep 4, 2018

Reducing Image Sizes For Entire Blog

Reducing Image Sizes For Entire Blog

I am lazy and when I add photos to this blog I do not do ANY resizing or adjustments.  Well, over time, I have realized that having multiple multi-Megabyte size images on a

Jul 25, 2018

theHarvester For Open Source Recon

theHarvester For Open Source Recon

I was using theHarvester the other day and had to do a little extra work to get the data I wanted out of the results.  There are plenty of posts out there about

Jul 18, 2018

InsightVM (Nexpose) Slack Bot

InsightVM (Nexpose) Slack Bot

Link to the repo at the bottom...Precursor to this post: https://ratil.life/slackbots-for-fun-and-profit/A few months back I decided to find a way to lighten the load of ad hoc vulnerability

Jul 3, 2018

My Brewing Process

My Brewing Process

A friend at work and I got on the topic of brewing and though I brew on a somewhat regular basis, that conversation really re-invigorated my passion for this hobby.  As such I