Null offensive hacking hands-on training.

Proposed sessions for this event:

  • Overflowing and Gaining a shell by Mihir Shah
Note: The session details including schedule are available below.

Topics Going to Cover:

       - I. Starting with the basics – understanding stack and heap, Intro to IDA.
       - II. Exploiting Vanilla Buffer Overflows and understanding few of the exploits from metasploit
       - III. Hands on cracking two applications for Buffer Overflow. One would be taught and the other application is expected to be cracked by the participants,during the session

All Software/Hardware that may be required

       - The participants will require a windows XP machine with IDA installed, the participants will require 2 software's, the link for which is provided below.These 2 softwares are vulnerable by design and would be exploited to gain a shell.  Participants are required to install python2 inside their windows XP VM. An attacking machine of their choice, both should be communicable.

Pre-requisites for participants:

       - PCMan: 
       - Minishare: 
       - IDA Freeware: 

Prior knowledge Required to attend the session:

       - Trivial understanding of python, data constructs.
Important Note:

If you cannot make it to the event, in case of any unforeseen circumstances, please unregister yourself and give your seat to the many others who are waiting to attend. You can unregister by replying to this email with SUBJECT: PLEASE UNREGISTER

In the event that you are not attending and we do not receive 'unregister' notification, we will give preference to other attendees henceforth(due to sheer number of interested attendees) for the upcoming workshop events of null such as humla/bachaav/Puliya. Your cooperation is solicited.

Date Saturday April 20 2019
Chapter Bangalore
Registrations 18
Max Registrations 25
Event Type Invite Only
Start Time 09:30 AM
End Time 03:30 PM

Session Schedule

Name Speaker Start Time End Time Resources
Overflowing and Gaining a shell Mihir Shah 09:30 AM 03:30 PM


This is an invite only event. If you are selected you will receive further information via e-mail.