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OvertheWire – Natas 8

Recap of Last Lesson: We learned more about PHP and some of the ways it is used to display content and how to exploit it. Natas Level 8 Objective: Find the password to log into level 9. Intel Given: URL: http://natas8.natas.labs.overthewire.org/ Source code available...

OvertheWire – Bandit 18

OvertheWire – Bandit 18

Recap of Last Lesson: Used Nmap to scan ports and receive an RSA private key. Bandit Level 18 Objective Find the password to the next level Intel Given There are 2 files in the homedirectory: passwords.old and passwords.new. The password for the next level is...

OvertheWire – Bandit 17

OvertheWire – Bandit 17

Recap of Last Lesson: Learned about ports, telnet, and openssl Bandit Level 17 Objective Find the password to the next level Intel Given The password for the next level can be retrieved by submitting the password of the current level to a port on localhost in the...

Tutorial – Using PuTTy with a Private Key

Tutorial – Using PuTTy with a Private Key

This guide will show you how to use a private key stored in a text document to ssh into a remote server using Putty. Thanks to reddit user 177854 for providing this write-up! First you have to download PuTTy Key generator or puttygen. You can find it it here.  After...

OvertheWire – Bandit 16

OvertheWire – Bandit 16

Recap of Last Lesson: Telnet was used to connect to a remote service and a password for the current level was entered to give us the next levels password. Bandit Level 16 Objective Find the password to the next level Intel Given The password for the next level can be...

OvertheWire – Natas 7

Recap of Last Lesson: We learned about PHP and how we can learn from the source code to be able to dissect the authentication mechanism. Natas Level 7 Objective Find the password to log into level 8. Intel Given URL: http://natas7.natas.labs.overthewire.org/ Multiple...