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badge-privilege-escalation-basics | Level: Easy | Total Lab Runs: 0 | Premium Lab |
There exists a misconfiguration on the target machine due to which a normal user can escalate to root user. As an attacker, you have managed to get a shell on the target machine as user "adam".
Please answer the following questions:
1. An archive is being created repeatedly by a cron job scheduled by the root. Provide the absolute path of that archive.
2. Provide the absolute path of the directory which is being archived repeatedly by the cron job.
3. Retrieve the flag kept in the root user’s home directory?
NOTE: This badge challenge is for evaluation, so we don't provide hints or explanations for this. Hence, contact us on support email only if you are facing a technical issue.
|1.||An archive is being created repeatedly by a cron job scheduled by the root. Provide the absolute path of that archive.||
|2.||Provide the absolute path of the directory which is being archived repeatedly by the cron job.||
|3.||Retrieve the flag kept in the root user’s home directory?||
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