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Earlier this week I decided to develop a unique web challenge for Try Hack Me, which is named “Temple”. You can find the room here. The platform was developed using Python Flask and MariaDB as the database backend. Recon and enumeration After deploying the machine, it is good to wait…

Buffer overflows are still found in various applications. The Exploit Database shows 48 buffer overflow related exploits published so far this year (July 2020). They are still highly visible. However, modern operating systems have made it tremendously more difficult to execute these types of attacks. Countermeasures such as DEP and…

File carving is a useful technique if the file system is not recognized. In certain cases, the imaged device might just contain a large chunk of data; rather than something structured, such as a FAT16 USB. Uncommon file systems may also not be supported by traditional forensics tools. Therefore, file…