[rescue] buying a Sun e-series server without a key

Ethan O'Toole ethan at 757tech.net
Thu Nov 2 20:33:48 CST 2006

> So if I hit eBay and pick up something like an E420R or similar era Sun
> server, chances are it won't have a key in most cases.  How screwed am I
> without that?  How trivial is it to work around?

Google the MIT guide to lockpicking... also look for videos from Shmoocon,
defcon, HOPE or the like... I saw some great presentations at one of those
conferences regarding lock security.

Once you get familiar with how locks work, you won't have to worry about
not having the key in the future.

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