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Walk-through of Horizontall from HackTheBox

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Machine Information Horizontall is rated as an easy machine on HackTheBox. Our initial scan reveals just two open ports. There’s just a static website on ...

Walk-through of Forge from HackTheBox

9 minute read

Machine Information Forge is a medium machine on HackTheBox. We start with a simple website, after some enumeration and testing we find a way to upload a ...

Moving between Kali distributions

6 minute read

Overview There’s a lot of choices for penetration testing distributions. A good list here shows the popular ones, but for me I’ve stuck with Kali for a nu...

Walk-through of Union from HackTheBox

9 minute read

Machine Information Union is a medium machine on HackTheBox. Created by Ippsec for the UHC November 2021 finals it focuses on SQL Injection as an attack v...

Walk-through of LogForge from HackTheBox

21 minute read

Machine Information LogForge is a medium machine on HackTheBox. Created by Ippsec for the UHC December 2021 finals it focuses on exploiting vulnerabilitie...

Walk-through of Previse from HackTheBox

9 minute read

Machine Information Previse is rated as an easy machine on HackTheBox. An initial scan reveals just two open ports. We start by looking at the website on ...

Walk-through of Static from HackTheBox

24 minute read

Machine Information Static is a hard machine on HackTheBox. We start with a hidden folder on a website containing a corrupt backup. Once recovered we’re g...

Walk-through of Pikaboo from HackTheBox

13 minute read

Machine Information Pikaboo is a hard machine on HackTheBox. Our initial scan finds just three open ports, with the webserver being our starting point. We...

Walk-through of Intelligence from HackTheBox

19 minute read

Machine Information Intelligence is a medium machine on HackTheBox. This is a Windows box hosting a DC and many other services. Our starting point is a we...

Walk-through of BountyHunter from HackTheBox

10 minute read

Machine Information BountyHunter is rated as an easy machine on HackTheBox. Although it’s clear not all easy machines are created equal! We scan the box t...