How to crash an Enemy Territory server using WeaponStats command

  • admin

    Enemy Territory is developped in C, which is a low level language which requires developpers to manage memory allocations by their own.

    Sometimes, proper check of cvar length is not done, and a buffer overflow can happen.

    This is the case of the WeaponStats cvar.
    So to crash a server, you just have to type

    /ws 9999999

    Unpatched servers will crash and every players will be disconnected.





  • P

    its was the ip I was wondering, got it

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  • The initial post explains how to change GUIDs

    The first time you will run Nexus, a randomcl_guid, etpro_guid, n_guid, sil_guid and mac (for Jaymod and Nitmod) will be generated in nex_settings.ini.
    If you want a new random one, simply delete one of those lines.

    To change your IP, you have to use another connection / VPN / etc

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  • P

    How do you change ip address and GUID ? probably most don't know how to do this.


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  • @Zimkoli yes most likely, change ip address, GUIDs, player name, etconfig, remove the mod folder

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