Introduction When checking my twitter-feed there was a tweet from @Bill_Matthews with a reference to this site. Because I like a challenge, I had to participate. Like always I write up my findings to not only learn from the experience, but also in the hope it can help others. Location http://www.hackertest.net/ Description HackerTest.net is your own […]

PwnLab: init

Location https://download.vulnhub.com/pwnlab/pwnlab_init.ova Description Welcome to “PwnLab: init”, my first Boot2Root virtual machine. Meant to be easy, I hope you enjoy it and maybe learn something. The purpose of this CTF is to get root and read the flag. Difficulty: Low Flag: /root/flag.txt Enumeration nmap -T4 -sV -p- It looks like 2 well-known ports and […]

TopHatSec: FartKnocker

Location https://www.vulnhub.com/entry/tophatsec-fartknocker,115/ Description New VM challenge that should be fun for people trying to get into packet analysis! Enumeration nmap -T4 -A -p- PORT STATE SERVICE VERSION 80/tcp open http Apache httpd 2.4.7 ((Ubuntu)) |_http-server-header: Apache/2.4.7 (Ubuntu) |_http-title: Site doesn’t have a title (text/html). When I visit the website, there is a reference to […]