HackTheBox: Writeup

this post describes the process of finding the user and root flags in HackTheBox Writeup machine. So as always¬† start with an Nmap scan to discover which services are running. # Nmap 7.70 scan initiated Tue Jun 25 12:42:32 2019 as: nmap -p- -O -sV -oN scan.txt 10.10.10.138 Nmap scan report for ip-10-10-10-138.eu-west-2.compute.internal (10.10.10.138) Host…

HackTheBox: Bastion

The first step is to Nmap the machine to find which services are running: root@kali://root/Documents/bastion# cat scan # Nmap 7.70 scan initiated Wed Aug 7 10:36:31 2019 as: nmap -A -oN scan -p- 10.10.10.134 Nmap scan report for 10.10.10.134 Host is up (0.032s latency). Not shown: 65522 closed ports PORT STATE SERVICE VERSION 22/tcp open…

HackTheBox: Netmon

This is the second machine i have completed on HackTheBox. I started with the Access machine. The write-up for that can be found HERE. So the first step to the perform an Nmap scan to see what kind of services the machine is running: What sticks out the most in the results of this scan…

HackTheBox: Access

I should preface this by saying that this machine took me about 6 hours to complete overall. I went down a couple of rabbit holes i didn’t need to go down and the final solution was much simpler than i thought. My first step. Which is almost always the case when starting out on a…