Detective Superintendent Brian Hay of Queensland Police Service (QPS) has blocked me on Twitter.

Detective Superintendent Brian Hay of Queensland Police Service (QPS) has blocked me on Twitter.

Tags: grubbgate qps

"My guess is that RSA didn’t know anything was amiss and when a large customer comes in with technical changes that don’t really matter you just do them. I think RSA was more a victim here, and I think it’s been unfortunate that over the last couple of months they haven’t been able to tell their story clearly."

Tags: RSA bsafe

EC Council compromised 3 times so far, now I’m waiting to see how many more times they’ll get compromised.


by @InterN0T


Tags: ceh grubbgate

'certified ethical hacker' on my resume.



by john

Tags: grubbgate ceh

I have just uploaded the latest mirror of various Maltego Entities to SourceForge, including those recently released from

I have moved this from Google Code since the download feature has been deprecated.

Tags: maltego shodan


Occasionally computer security professionals and other helpful people reach out to us about potential bugs and vulnerabilities in Snapchat. We are grateful for the assistance of professionals who practice responsible disclosure and we’ve generally worked well with those who have contacted us.

Since I have some experience in disclosing vulnerabilities in Social Media I would agree with SnapChat’s position in this specific instance since throttling of an API results in the exfiltration taking more time and is against the business driver for fast web services.

Wayback Machine has mirrored the SQL and CSV dump at

Furthermore, the obfuscation of each phone number is poor, i.e. there are ~45 different combinations of [1-9][1-9] in the SnapchatDB release.

QPS - Growth of Social Media Followers during May 2010

The Queensland Police Service have published their case study on leveraging social media during natural disasters and is available on their web site.

The PDF was created on 29 July 2011 (according to the metadata).

The PDF reveals a spike due to #grubbgate which when QPS commenced trailing Social Media (Twitter, Facebook and YouTube) in May 2010 and the relevant extracts from page 5 and page 6 are quoted below:




Tags: grubbgate

"This is to certify that there are no “disclosable court outcomes” or outstanding matters recorded against the name of HEINRICH, CHRISTIAN, within the records of the polices services of Australia"

— CERTIFICATE NO. NCHRC-2013-70158 (Dated 30 August 2013)

How I deal with annoying CEH people



by Three18

Tags: ceh