From firmware version 1.3 onwards, the CPU may be controlled using the
CUCUMBERcommand. By default,
CUCUMBERis set to
DISABLE- which sets the CPU governor to 'ondemand'. This is a good balance between performance and power draw with all cores scaling as needed.
To avoid excess heat buildup with payloads which require long term deployments, use
CUCUMBER ENABLEto disable all but one CPU core and set the governor to 'ondemand'. This will keep the Bash Bunny cool as a, vegetable of choice.
ATTACKMODE, the CPU may be controlled dynamically in a given payload. This means that, for example, one stage of an attack may use the lower power
CUCUMBER ENABLEsetting while another may use the higher power