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Squid: Cracking Credentials
infra-squid | Level: Easy | Total Lab Runs: 0 | Premium Lab |
Squid is a caching web proxy. The target machine as described below is running squid proxy. But, the service is protected and only after providing the correct credentials, a user can use the proxy. A web portal is running on the target machine. This portal is reachable only via the proxy.
Objective: You have to figure out the credentials for the proxy, access the web portal and retrieve the flag!
- 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
- postgresql is not running by default so Metasploit may give you an error about this when starting
- You can use Nmap plugins to solve this lab
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