Howdy, I'm Chris Partridge, a Security Engineer. I do cybersecurity things with a focus on effective software security and internet-scale research.

Also, sometimes I write stuff.

rockyou2021.txt - A Short Summary (Download Included)
Thanks to an anonymous Redditor, I obtained a copy of rockyou2021.txt. It's easily the largest wordlist I have - but size isn't everything, and in rockyou2021.txt's case I think it's a detriment overall. You can download rockyou2021.txt here for your own research and projects. Read more

Help for Users Impacted by Infected Extensions
If 'User-Agent Switcher', 'Nano Adblocker', or 'Nano Defender' sound familiar to you, I might have some bad news. A malware operator I am investigating has escalated their operations and infected 350k+ users; here's what happened and what to do if you were one of them. Read more

A Believable Attack Using EIP Cards
Turns out it would cost you between $1 and $1.50 in materials to pull off an EIP Card scam, plus procurement and assembly - the rapport you get from doing this is easily more valuable, and could be a viable attack in the real-world. Read more

EIP Cards Made Fraud Easier
Who thought distributing debit cards in unmarked envelopes that predominantly reference a non-.gov domain was a good idea? I almost threw it away, then thought I had my identity stolen, then got so frustrated I wrote this post. Read more