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OTP Writeup – HackMyVM – Walkthrough

OTP is a difficult machine by the user avijneyam in the HackMyVM platform. By that, I mean there are many steps that one needs to perform to get to the root user. As usual, this machine works well on VirtualBox.

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Venus – HMVLabs – HackMyVM – Writeup

Venus is the first lab from the HackMyVM platform. This is a CTF that consists of 50 flags and a few hidden too. At the time of writing, the lab is a docker container and is available online via SSH. Similarly, this is a very easy CTF machine and beginners can directly dive into this.

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Stagiaire – Writeup – HackMyVM – Walkthrough

Welcome to my writeup of a new machine from HackMyVM. Stagiaire is a hard machine by cromiphi. This is a very good machine and is worth trying. Similarly, it works better on VirtualBox. Also, make sure you change the RAM to 1 GB as the author has 3.5 GB by default for this VM.

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TheFool – Writeup – HackMyVM – Walkthrough

is post, I am going to show you the steps for boot-to-root TheFool. It is a hard machine by SML from the HackMyVM platform. However, it doesn’t require any special techniques to completely exploit it. And, burp suite is really helpful in this machine. Furthermore, there are some rabbit holes along the way.

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Walkthrough of Tom – HackMyVM – Writeup

Tom is an easy machine from HackMyVM by d4t4s3c. This has a few vulnerabilities including LFI to RCE. Likewise, there are some binaries that would escalate the privileges using sudo. The machine works quite well on VirtualBox and if you haven’t tried it yet, I recommend you do so.

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Demons Writeup – HackMyVM – Walkthrough

Demons is a good machine from HackMyVM by b4el7d. The creator has rated this machine as an easy one. However, I found this a bit challenging as I had to enumerate further every time I thought I found something. This machine works well on VirtualBox. Also, make sure you have a copy of Microsoft Office installed with MS Access.

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Finding My Friend Walkthrough – Vulnhub

A few months ago, I wanted to play with a machine that had many techniques involved. Luckily, I stumbled upon “Finding My Friend” by the VIEH group. I was stuck for a long time at the last level, however, I rooted this machine recently. It involves various techniques to get to the root and is a very nice machine for everyone who wants to start playing with CTF machines. The machine works quite well on VirtualBox.

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Lupinone Writeup – HackMyVM – Walkthrough

Lupinone is an easy machine from HackMyVM by icex64. A bit of logic and experience helps to get the foothold. Once we get the foothold, it is a piece of cake. Firstly, I would like to congratulate icex64 for his first submission to the HackMyVM platform. About the machine, it works quite well on VirtualBox.