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: Luke

The first step, as always, Is to Nmap the host to identify running services: Nmap scan report for 10.10.10.137 Host is up (0.042s latency). Not shown: 65464 closed ports, 66 filtered ports PORT STATE SERVICE VERSION 21/tcp open ftp vsftpd 3.0.3+ (ext.1) | ftp-anon: Anonymous FTP login allowed (FTP code 230) |_drwxr-xr-x 2 0 0…

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…

HackTheBox Invite Code

The following is a writeup on the process used to get the invite code for HackTheBox HackTheBox is a great website which contains pentesting labs to develop your security skillset. To create an account and gain access to the labs you first need to get an invite code and enter it into the URL https://www.hackthebox.eu/invite…