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Hackers.mu organised another great hackathon


Operation PB


Why PB?
After Operation S.A.D and W.T.F, here comes operation P.B!
You might be wondering why we chose the name PB for the operation. It was decided by Nitin, who was wondering what name would fit this operation. He then, to conclude, decided to name it Prison Break.

Playing with fire in jail

Operation Prison Break was a third hackathon organised by members of hackers.mu. It was a hackathon held in Lescalier, in a hall.

Sandboxing profile for xzdec
I personally worked on a project name the xzdec which is a decompressing tool. It was cool to learn a little bit more on topics concerning security of people.

Basically what it does, it decompresses files with .xz extension.
Monitored by Logan, I created a profile for xzdec, which you can see above. It was built using a whitelist approach.
Usage:
xzdec 'filename'.xz
Purpose
Instead of finding flaws, unlike previous hackathons, this time we're looking at ways to reduce the impact of vulnerabilities in popular linux softwares.

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