Some CTF writeups
GNU poke is a new interactive editor for binary data. Try poking around for the flag :)
We’re given an application implementing this and we need to read the flag, however, the name is randomized.
I used the unintended solution to solve this with is basically executing:
I found this by going through the menual and checking all read calls and first found this,
poke-mode is a major mode for editing Poke source files, i.e. .pk files. It provides font-lock, auto-completion and indentation features.
And then found this,
Since loading files is such a common operation, poke provides a dot-command .load that does auto-completion: (poke) .load my-colors.pk
So using this trick will give us the flag: