MalPull 1.2-stable release

MalPull now supports Triage support as a location to download samples from. Do note that you need a working API key to use the service. Additionally, some minor changes have been made in the JavaDoc. Lastly, the amount of downloaded samples was wrong, as it used to display the amount of loaded hashes, rather than … Read more

Illness and inactivity

Over the last months, the amount of new blogs has unintentionally decreased. In March 2020, I became ill with the (then quite novel) Corona virus. The roughly two weeks that I was in bed, weren’t enjoyable. However, as most young and healthy persons, I recovered. Over time, more and more became known about the virus, … Read more

MalwareTheFlag’s HackFest 2020 challenges

On the 20th of November 2020, HackFest held its annual conference, which included a capture the flag event. Two challenges, both of which were featured in the classic CTF, were created by me. Both write-ups are given in this article, starting off with the challenge description, after which the observations based on the description are … Read more

Hatching Triage API client in Java

Hatching provides a sandbox named Triage. The sandbox is free for researchers, where each uploaded sample is made publicly available to others who visit the website. The API of Triage returns JSON values based on models that are outlined in the documentation. Using this documentation, I recreated their API endpoints into a Java library, which … Read more