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This is a short program written for HACS408E that will generate a victory message for the sharedverbose binary.
#include <fcntl.h>
#include <string.h>
#include <sys/mman.h>
#include <unistd.h>
* This causes sharedverbose to print "bingo \o/" by modifying the shared
* memory portion to give conditions in which the program will terminate
* and give a victory message.
* gcc bingo.c -o bingo -lrt
* ./bingo
int main() {
int fd = shm_open("/sharedverbose", 66, S_IRWXU);
char payload[22] = {0};
// Copy the winning payload in.
strcpy(payload, "REVEN for 1337s");
// Activate the 21st byte to terminate the infinite loop.
payload[21] = 1;
write(fd, payload, sizeof(payload));
// We wait for the second infinite loop to start...
// ...reopen the shared memory...
fd = shm_open("/sharedverbose", 66, S_IRWXU);
// ...and flip the 21st byte again to end the program.
write(fd, payload, sizeof(payload));
return 0;
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