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Metasploit Pivoting CTF I
metasploit-pivot-ctf | Level: Easy | Total Lab Runs: 0 | Free Lab |
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- Once you start the lab, you will have access to a Kali terminal based instance. This machine has an interface with IP address 192.X.Y.Z.
- The lab has two target machines which should be located on two different subnets.
- First target machine will be directly reachable from the attacker machine.
- Second target machine will only be reachable from the first target machine. Hence, to solve the challenge, user has to use pivoting.
- The target systems most of times, belong to "admin" or "root" user.
- Do not attack the gateway located at IP address 192.X.Y.1
- You can use all tools installed in Kali to complete this lab.
- We have also installed additional tools under the folder /root/tools. These might come in handy during this or other CTFs on AttackDefense.
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