Hat Hash Hacking at DEFCON

HackadayHackaday wrote 08/26/2014 at 15:55 • 1 min read • Like

[by Mike Szczys]

You probably remember that for DEFCON I built a hat that was turned into a game. In addition to scrolling messages on an LED marquee there was a WiFi router hidden inside the hat. Get on the AP, load any webpage, and you would be confronted with a scoreboard, as well as a list of usernames and their accompanying password hashes. Crack a hash and you can put yourself on the scoreboard as well as push custom messages to the hat itself.

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