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Privilege Escalation: Impersonate
windows-exploitation-pentesting | Level: Easy | Total Lab Runs: 0 | Premium Lab |
A Kali GUI machine and a target machine running vulnerable application are provided to you. The IP address of the target machine is provided in a text file named target placed on the Desktop of the Kali machine (/root/Desktop/target).
Your task is to fingerprint the application using the tools available on the Kali machine and exploit the machine using the appropriate Metasploit module. Then, perform privilege escalation to read the flag placed in C\Users\Administrator\Desktop\flag.txt.
Objective: Exploit the application and read the flag.
- Your Kali machine has an interface with IP address 10.10.X.Y. Run “ip addr” to know the values of X and Y.
- The IP address of the target machine is mentioned in the file “/root/Desktop/target”
- Do not attack the gateway located at IP address 192.V.W.1 and 10.10.X.1
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