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dc2020q - coooppersmith crypto reversing

by tiffanyb

This was a jeopardy challenge, part of dc2020q. (CTFtime)

Points: 130
Was solved by: 41 teams
PCAPs: download

You may spawn the server:

On your laptop
  • Install docker
  • docker pull archiveooo/pub:coooppersmith (docker-saved download)
  • docker run -d --name coooppersmith archiveooo/pub:coooppersmith
  • Local IP: docker inspect coooppersmith -f '{{ .NetworkSettings.Networks.bridge.IPAddress }}'
  • Connect to that IP:5000 — Remember to docker rm -f when done.
On your laptop (full source)
  • Install docker and pip install PyYAML coloredlogs
  • git clone
  • cd coooppersmith
  • ./spawner --log-level=INFO
  • Connect to the ip:port displayed
Hosted by OOO Right now we're asking players to login first.


I was told by a cooopersmith that I should send hackers encrypted messages because it is secure.

There may be an unintended solution but... let's not spoil the fun :)

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None yet :(
If you wish, you can contribute some.


Spoilers ahead! Code for this challenge is publicly available.