Took me about 6 weeks to reach elite hacker rank here by doing only easy, medium and the easiest of hard linux boxes. Did some challenges here and there whenever i was missing 1-4% to reach the next rank.
Several times i had to ask for pointers and …
Generally and with a very few exceptions, the oldest machines will retire first.
I am not sure if there was/is a filter for "release date" but since i cant find it right now i would say look at how many people have owned a box.
More owns …
-You have an active ssh connection to your target
-You also uploaded some files to the /tmp folder.
-Made some changes to a config file somewhere.
When the machine is reset, you loose everything.Your connection, your uploaded files and …
A great box jkr, thank you!
As i am always having my terminal at about 1/4th of my screen i didnt experience the reason for which everyone said to not have maximized terminal.
If any1 could explain why it happens in a dm i would really appreciate i…
then i run the scripts mentioned by dachef
pay attention to suid files
check the weird ones on gtfobins
pspy to see what crons run and get a general idea if there is a way to root from there.
Generally from what i have seen so far the…
Assuming that you are also new to linux you could casually read (and reference whenever you need):
-The Linux Command Line A Complete Introduction by William Shotts and
-How Linux Works What Every Superuser Should Know by Brian Ward