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Raspberry Pi Pwn Plug

I recently got a Raspberry Pi ( and wanted to turn it into a pwn plug.  Using the instructions from Pwnie Express (, this was a snap.  

A couple of gotcha's:  
1) you have to use a 32GB HCSD card.  16GB is too small
2) not many old SD card readers will read a card this large.  I had to use my mac.  On my mac, when you insert the card it automounts.   This kills your ability to dd an image over it.  So I unmounted (not eject) the SD card first, then I could dd the image.

Installation steps were:

First, set up the Raspberry Pi to be connected to a network and enable ssh
- insert SD card
- unmount the card
- dd the original Raspberry Pi image to the card (dd if=.....img of=/dev/diskx
- boot up the debian Raspberry Pi, and enable ssh by moving the file /boot/boot_enable.ssh to /boot/boot.rc
- set the IP address by nano'ing /etc/network/interfaces.  Mine looks like this:

auto lo

iface lo inet loopback
iface eth0 inet static

- put a DNS server in /etc/resolv.conf (I used Google's of
- passwd to change the passwords for pi and root

Next are Pwnie Express's instructions to install the Pwn Plug

1. Change to the root user:
  $ sudo -i
2. Confirm your Raspberry Pi Debian release is at least 6.0:
  # cat /etc/debian_version
3. Confirm you have internet access from your Raspberry Pi
  # ping
4. Install git:
  # aptitude -y install git
4.5 I changed to / here (#cd /)... It makes the install cleaner
5. Download the Raspberry Pwn installer from the Pwnie Express Github repository:
  # git clone
6. CD into the Raspberry-Pwn folder and run the install script:
  # cd Raspberry-Pwn
  # ./
That was it! The Pwn Plug is installed! I'm going to start playing with it now.


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