Category: Reverse Engineering

Fixing a Role-Changed VIVE Tracker

Fixing a Role-Changed VIVE Tracker

Update 2/20/2020: I “decompiled” the Vive Tracker Role Changer tool and figured out it’s just self-extracting batch file packaged with lighthouse_console. Will try to get in touch with Valve or HTC to see if there’s a more direct way of getting configuration data.

I recently picked up a used 2018 VIVE Tracker from Amazon so I could start building a full-body tracking kit over the next few months. – MORE

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4chan’s New Ad Loader, And “Canvas Fingerprinting” Accusations

4chan’s New Ad Loader, And “Canvas Fingerprinting” Accusations

It’s that time of the year again, and Hiro, 4chan’s current owner, has decided to switch to a new ad loader after issues with the previous one (“argon”) being blocked.  I didn’t make an article about Argon, since I didn’t figure anyone would give a shit beyond the few paranoids on /g/, but I did tear it apart and reverse-engineer it on my GitLab as an exercise.  – MORE

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