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Is piping untrusted/arbitary data to touch secure?

Im currently designing a solution where a security-sensitive device (located on IP X.X.X.X) will execute the command: socat -u tcp-l:9999,fork system:"touch /tmp/updatefile" & A script will check ...
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Configuring socat to pentest an IPv6-only remote web server from an IPv4 host

I need to pentest an IPv6-only web server situated in a remote network from my IPv4 host (Kali Linux VM). I have a 6-to-4 tunnel up between the two hosts (configured using Hurricane Electric). I'm ...
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how to make socat ignore client certificate?

I'm trying to set up a listener to check if an application checks the server's certificate (I'm strongly assuming it is not). So I've created a self-signed certificate fake.pem for a listener and am ...