Finally knocked over all the accounts, lots of resets because of modified files on the box..... most are not needed to get user and root. Big thanks to TazWake for all the help both on DM and in the thread.
uid=0(root) gid=0(root) groups=0(root)
Frustrated with the Linux V** connection from Kali , attempting to tunnel from Windows host through a nc tunnel to the service on 10.10.10.116. Packets are reaching the service, I have the user/creds and key ...but connection errors out ...anyone wi…
Nudged myself ...got the second cred ...but now the ssh service is getting DDOS'd ...no need to bruteforce the service to get this box.
* edit - not being DDoS'd ...for got to change the darn port ...now trying to get root