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CHCon 2018 Training - An Introductory Look at Software Defined Radio

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UCSA Events Centre

90 Ilam Rd

Riccarton

Christchurch

New Zealand

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Trainer: David "Karit" Robinson (ZX Security)

Summary: This course will use Software Defined Radios (SDR) to receive and decode messages and broadcast data over the airwaves.

It will cover:

  • Background theory about the different modulations and encodings which are used during the transmission of data over radio.
  • Introduction to the tools available for SDR.
  • An introduction to Gnu Radio Companion.
  • The capture and broadcast of simple remotes (garage door and remote doorbells).
  • A look at remotes found in alarms and cars and how to attack them.
  • If time allows an introduction to some tools for listening to trunked radio, pager messages, and ADS-B, including how they could be adapted for "research" proposes.


Learnings:

  • What is Software Defined Radio (SDR)?
  • Using an RTL SDRs to receive signals.
  • Decoding radio messages into data.
  • How to use Gnu Radio Companion (GNU Radio).
  • Capturing and replaying of simple radio remote controls (like garage door).
  • How to use to broadcast using SDR.

About Dave: Dave/Karit has worked in the IT industry for over 10 years. In this time, he has developed a skillset that encompasses various disciplines in the information security domain. Dave is currently part of the team at ZX Security in Wellington, New Zealand and works as a penetration tester. Since joining ZX Security Dave has presented at ChCon, Defcon, Kiwicon, BSides Canberra, Unrestcon and numerous local meetups. In addition, he has run training/workshops at Syscan, Kiwicon and Tuskcon. He has a keen interest in lock-picking and all things wireless.

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