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Command Line Event Viewer

Every once in while microsoft does something correctly.. Found the command line event viewer.

Using command-line tools to manage events and event logs

You can also use command-line utilities to create and query event logs and associate programs with particular logged events. For example, you can use Eventcreate to customize an event entry to a specified event log. Eventquery.vbs is used to list the events and event properties from one or more event logs. Eventtriggers enables you to create event triggers that will run programs upon the occurrence of specific events.


Google Codesearch - Finding Vulns

Google Codesearch is a newer item in the google lab (Early October ). I like the functionality, but making all the code searchable will always find the bodies in the closet that not everyone wants to see.. The Google hacking database GHDB has been talking about it for awhile along with other noteable persons in the field.. just wondering if ISC/DSHIELD was interested in the topic for discussion..

The Search:

Simple Buffer Overflows
Link: wikipedia Buffer_overflow

lang:"c" strcpy buffer argv

or simply

buffer "should be big enough"

Using Google Code Search:

Found Examples of InSecure (Purposeful) Coding..Google Code Search

/* vuln.c */


int main(int argc, char * argv [])
char buffer [500];

if (argc > 1)
strcpy(buffer, argv[1]);
return (0);

Finding Examples of correct implentation..Google Code Search

*hostdir = malloc(sizeof(char[strlen(argv[1])+1]));

/* separate hostname and dirname from 'hostname:dirname' format */

strcpy(hostdir, argv[1]);

Possible Example of Real Vulnerability Finding... in Nachos Example Operating System

#ifdef DEBUG
int main (int argc, char *
argv[]) {
char buffer[80];
printf ("string = %s.\n", strcpy (buffer, argv

Link:Google Code Search

Site:Nachos URL


Combined Exploit Search Engine

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Combined Exploit Search Engine

Tweaked the Google Engine to include 150+ security websites from all over the globe.

Please join and collaborate.

Google Co-op release a couple weeks ago allows customization of the google engine..