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RootMe is an easy level box on THM which covers enumeration of the box, obtaining a reverse shell and abusing SUID binaries to escalate our privileges.

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Enumeration

As with every box, we start with an NMAP scan to see what services are running.

NMAP Results

From the NMAP results, we can see that we have the following two services running on the box:

  • Port 80 (HTTP) — Apache httpd 2.4.29

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JEDDERS

Junior Penetration Tester with a huge passion for anything Cyber Security related.

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