Loading

RickMote Controller - Raspberry Pi Case - Chromecast TV Hijacking Tool

by bishopfox, published

RickMote Controller - Raspberry Pi Case - Chromecast TV Hijacking Tool by bishopfox Jul 17, 2014

Description

The "RickMote Controller" by [Bishop Fox](http://www.bishopfox.com)
---------------------
* bishopfox.com
* bishopfox.com/blog/2014/07/rickmote-controller-hacking-one-chromecast-time/

* * *

The "RickMote Controller" is a Raspberry Pi based hacking tool by AltF4 of [Bishop Fox](http://www.bishopfox.com). With a single click of the face, it lets you wirelessly hijack nearby TVs by exploiting a flaw in Google Chromecast.

* * *

This entry is the custom case for the RickMote, encapsulating the Raspberry Pi, battery, and Adafruit PiTFT - 2.8" Touchscreen Display.

More Info on RickMote Controller:
---------------------
* [GitHub - Bishop Fox - rickmote](https://github.com/BishopFox/rickmote)
* [Bishop Fox - Blog - The Rickmote Controller: Hacking One Chromecast at a Time - 16July2014](http://www.bishopfox.com/blog/2014/07/rickmote-controller-hacking-one-chromecast-time/)
* [YouTube - Rickmote Controller - Hijacking TVs via Google Chromecast - 15July2014](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M7nqP8AvXUg)
* [YouTube - ToorCon 15 (2013) - Rickrolling your neighbors with Google Chromecast - 20Oct2013](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MZUYYgyUyh8)
* [Wired Magazine - Rickroll Innocent Televisions With This Google Chromecast Hack - 16July2014](http://www.wired.com/2014/07/rickroll-innocent-televisions-with-this-google-chromecast-hack/)

Recent Comments

view all
Dude, that's the most awesome thing I've seen all day.

More from Gadgets

view more

Instructions

Overview
====================
* The RickMote case for a Raspberry Pi prints in 2 core pieces (and 2 optional faceplates) that can easily snap together:
1. Top
2. Bottom
3. Faceplate - BishopFox Logo (Optional)
4. Faceplate - RickMote Controller - Logo (Optional)


* * *

Steps
====================
Step 1:
---------------------
* First, print all 4 pieces: top, bottom, and two faceplates (optional).

* * *

Step 2:
---------------------
* Insert your Raspberry Pi into the Bottom piece. Raspberry Pis can be bought here:
* [http://Amazon.com: Raspberry Pi Model B Revision 2.0 (512MB)](http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B009SQQF9C/)

* * *

Step 3:
---------------------
* Carefully attach the Top to the Bottom. Should firmly snap together.

* * *

Two color flap (different color faceplate logos)
====================
* Done by printing face up, and pausing print once it starts printing the logo, to switch out filament for different color. Guide on doing this:
* [MakerBot Discover Quick Tip: Print Pausing – YouTube](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9-fVOgKWnGc)

* * *

Hardware – Known to Work with the RickMote
====================
Raspberry Pi – Model B
---------------------
* [http://Amazon.com: Raspberry Pi Model B Revision 2.0 (512MB)](http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B009SQQF9C/))

* * *

SD Card:
---------------------
* [http://Amazon.com: Samsung 32GB PRO SDHC](http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B009SK57Z6/)
* [http://Amazon.com: Samsung 16GB PRO SDHC](http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B009SK59BS/)

* * *

Display:
---------------------
* [Adafruit PiTFT - 2.8" Touchscreen Display for Raspberry Pi](https://www.adafruit.com/products/1601)
* [http://Amazon.com - AmazonBasics High-Speed HDMI Cable (6.5 Feet/2.0 Meters)](http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003L1ZYYM/)


* * *

Power:
---------------------
* [Adafruit - Lithium Ion Polymer Battery - 3.7v 2500mAh](https://www.adafruit.com/products/328)
* [http://Amazon.com - Motorola Micro USB Charger (5V, 850mA) Model: SPN5504 (Good for RaspPi)](http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004EYSKM8/)
Dude, that's the most awesome thing I've seen all day.
Top