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Level1 News January 8 2019: Did You Just Assume My Engineer Status? | Level One Techs



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Regarding the german hack.

In Dutch media the supposed reason the AfD isnt included in the hack because the leaked data is from up to 2016 i believe, and the AfD wasn’t in the parliament / bundestag yet.

Also today germany arrested a 20 year old man who confessed to everything.


Ooooo, somebody is engaged :slight_smile: Congratulations to somebody. Wish you all the happiness you can take :slight_smile:


The software’s name is GHIDRA and in technical terms, is a disassembler, a piece of software that breaks down executable files into assembly code that can then be analyzed by humans.

This isn’t anything new.


Hey we’ve got this phone, we know the number, just Skype it.

Skype uses accounts, not phone numbers. You’re confusing it with WhatsApp.


The vein-capturing actually is more/less simple … They just used a normal DSLR, which is explained and shown in their original talk (englisch translation is sometimes a bit flaky … so, try the german if you can):




Isn’t that name just asking for a comparison with HYDRA?

More seriously, it would be interesting to see a detailed comparison between IDA, Radare2, and GHIDRA


Adding to that, the news make it sound as if the goverment was hacked, which wasn’t the case.

Everything released is from personal private accounts, no goverment-owned infrastructure was affected.