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In this challenge we will look at the dictionary attacks on Nginx server. Please start the lab and answer the following questions:
- What are the authentication types being used for /Admin and /Administrator folder? Use curl to check.
- Find the password of user “admin” which is required to access the /Admin directory. Use suitable metasploit module with password dictionary: /usr/share/metasploit-framework/data/wordlists/password.lst
- Find the password of user “admin” which is required to access the /Admin directory. Use Hydra with password dictionary: /usr/share/metasploit-framework/data/wordlists/password.lst
- Retrieve the flag hidden in the /Admin directory.
- Find the password of user “alice” which is required to access the /Administrator directory. Use suitable metasploit module with password dictionary: /usr/share/metasploit-framework/data/wordlists/unix_passwords.txt
- Find the password of user “alice” which is required to access the /Administrator directory. Use Hydra with password dictionary: /usr/share/metasploit-framework/data/wordlists/unix_passwords.txt
- Retrieve the flag hidden in the /Administrator directory.
- This lab is dedicated to you! No other users are on this network :)
- Once you start the lab, you will have access to a root terminal of a Kali instance
- Your Kali has an interface with IP address 192.X.Y.Z. Run "ip addr" to know the values of X and Y.
- The Target machine should be located at the IP address 192.X.Y.3.
- Do not attack the gateway located at IP address 192.X.Y.1
|1.||Retrieve the flag hidden in the /Admin directory:||
|2.||Retrieve the flag hidden in the /Administrator directory:||
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