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Walk-through of Arctic from HackTheBox

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Machine Information Arctic is rated easy and is a fairly straightforward box. Basic troubleshooting is required to get the correct exploit functioning pro...

Walk-through of TenTen from HackTheBox

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Machine Information Tenten is a medium difficulty machine, that demonstrates the severity of using outdated Wordpress plugins, which is a major attack vec...

Things to do with Kali after first boot

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Kali Information In this previous guide I went through the steps of importing the VirtualBox specific pre-built image of Kali 2020.2a. Now we will walk th...

Importing Kali 2020.2a in to VirtualBox

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VirtualBox And Kali Information Kali is one of the most popular pre-built cyber security environments. It’s well maintained and kept updated regularly, wi...

Installing VirtualBox 6.1.12 and Extensions

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VirtualBox Information For penetration testing and capture the flag activities I use Kali as a VM within VirtualBox. There is a special VirtualBox image a...

Walk-through of Vegeta-1 from VulnHub

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Machine Information Vegeta-1 is a beginner level Anime themed machine, based around the character Vegeta from Dragonball. It contains numerous rabbit hole...

Walk-through of Bastard from HackTheBox

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Machine Information Optimum is rated easy and mainly focuses on enumeration of services with known exploits. There are Metasploit modules for the exploits...

Walk-through of Optimum from HackTheBox

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Machine Information Optimum is rated easy and mainly focuses on enumeration of services with known exploits. There are Metasploit modules for the exploits...

Walk-through of Nineveh from HackTheBox

11 minute read

Machine Information Nineveh is a medium machine on HackTheBox, which is not too challenging. There are several stages needed to gain an initial foothold, ...

Walk-through of Holiday from HackTheBox

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Machine Information Holiday is one of the most difficult machines currently on HackTheBox. The XSS knowledge required to get your initial shell is complex...