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A Kali GUI machine and a vulnerable target machine 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 it with an appropriate method. Then, discover stored plain-text credentials of the administrator user.
Objective: Exploit the application and find the administrator user's plain-text password.
- 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
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.||Plain Text Password of the Administrator User:||
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