UDP Amplification Attacks and the Necessity of Mitigation: Case Study on CableBahamas

UDP Amplification Attacks and the Necessity of Mitigation: Case Study on CableBahamas

During a recent weeks-long network duress period, Cable Bahamas contacted a DDoS mitigation firm to assist in finding a solution to their pressing issues. Issues such as being attacked daily and weekly by heavy DDoS attacks and more specifically UDP amplification attacks.
Fuzzing CS:GO BSP Files

Fuzzing CS:GO BSP Files

We fuzzed BSP map files for Counter Strike: Global Offensive leading to the discovery of a stack-based buffer overflow. Through some reverse engineering and source code analysis, we discovered that the vulnerability can lead to remote code execution.