On white-box crypto


Usually, I don’t react strongly to articles that contain bullshit. But when I stumbled on an article that contained three false statements in the very first sentence, I simply could not leave it be.

The first sentence of the article is:

Program obfuscation is a breakthrough and trending field of cryptography.

– valerini

My post touches a lot of topics, and I’m not an expert in any of those.

Strong opinion inside.

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Kare Kano DVDs


One day, I’ve stumbled upon Kare Kano anime, but after searching for rips for a while, I did not find a single DVDRip I would consider acceptable.

So I thought: heeey, maybe I should rip the DVD myself?

God, how wrong I was.

In this post I’m going to write about the shit I found while working with Kare Kano DVDs.

I’m writing this post not to be informative, but for myself to be done with this DVD. Forever.

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Reverse engineering Mischief file format Part 1


There is a great drawing program called Mischief.

It is beautiful, minimalistic, vector-based and very responsive. What’s there not to like?

I wanted to read their file format, but it turned out to be harder than expected.
So I decided to write about the reverse-engineering process.

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