CY501 – Quiz 1
Introduction to Cybersecurity
Lecture Review Before quiz
A program vulnerability is a software weakness that could be exploited to cause harm
OS Command Injection
Integer Overflow or Wraparound
Uncontrolled Format String
Embed login, identity, password, pin, secret key, etc. in code.
Dr. Naive is a ‘good’ programmer except he never cared about SW security. You will convince him the vulnerabilities in his code by breaking one of his programs.
Download Dr.Naive.zip (which includes temp1.c, temp2.c, and temp3.c source templates and Dr.Naive executable generator) from Unit 3->Resources to your Virtual Machine
Use the following commands to generate 3 executables, which have hard-coded credentials. You will be prompted to provide your login for the 3 executables to name after
Crack the pin for one of the 3 executables. Upload screenshots to prove you successfully cracked the pin