Offensive Security – Proving Grounds – Internal Write-up – No Metasploit

Internal is a machine available in the Practice area of the Offensive Security Proving Grounds. This machine was super easy, so I will be focusing on manual exploitation and solid enumeration. Reconnaissance Lets start with some basic enumeration. Here we immediately see our target is “Windows Server (R) 2008 Standard 6001 Service Pack 1”. We …

Offensive Security – Proving Grounds – Bratarina Write-up – No Metasploit

Offensive security has recently released a new platform for testing your technical skills called the Proving Grounds. This service comes shortly after Offensive Security acquired VulnHub. Within the proving grounds you have a choice to hack the “Play” machines for free, or pay the monthly subscription to get access to offensive security created machines. I …

OSCP Buffer Overflow write-up from TryHackMe

Try Hack Me recently released a free room created by Tib3rius on the tryhackme.com site for anyone wanting to learn more about exploiting buffer overflows. The room includes a machine that can be deployed with the vulnerable app and the primary needed tool; Immunity Debugger. All exploitation in this write-up is performed remotely using Kali …

HTB Resolute – No Metasploit

Hack the Box retired Resolute this week. This machine is rated medium and was released in December 2019. Root looks to be much more difficult than user on this one. Let’s see what we can find. Reconnaissance To start things off I start a NMAP scan running default scripts, version detection, saving outputs, maxing the …