Provoke a kernel panic in FreeBSD

Throughout the last year’s I found numerous (security) bugs in the BSDs (FreeBSD, OpenBSD, NetBSD). I had a great time researching those kernels. The community is very technically sophisticated and very supportive. Not to forget the great read “The Design and Implementation of the FreeBSD® Operating System” that accompanied my adventures over there. I can …

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bap-mode: Emacs ❤️ BAP

The Binary Analysis Platform (BAP) is a framework for automated binary code analysis. I utilize BAP quite a lot to implement cross-architecture analyses in the realm of firmware (e.g. ARM, PPC, Mips, …). Owed to the fact that BAP lifts assembly code to an intermediate representation (IR), you can (almost) write architecture-agnostic binary analyses. Before …

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