Hello Reader,

If you’re here, It means it’s your start of the journey in Infosec Or May be into CTFs.

So, Our Very famous HackTheBox for CTF Challenge, Itself has a challenge for creating an account.

Well, Spoiler Alert. Don’t blinding copy the steps on this blog but read and understand why you’re doing what you’re doing.

Let’s start with the home page.


By Far the easiest way to flash ROM that I have come across is using SP Flash tool.

Prerequisite for Flashing ROM are as follows:

  1. Mobile phone to Flash ROM on.
  2. PC.
  3. SP Flash tool.

Step 1: Download and Install SP Flash tool.

SmartPhone FlashTool is working with MediaTek Android smartphones (MTK based)SmartPhone FlashTool is working with MediaTek Android smartphones (MTK based)SmartPhone FlashTool is working with MediaTek Android smartphones (MTK based)

Step 2: Download the Firmware to Flash.

Download the firmware unzip the firmware and browse in the image folder.

There you will find XXXX_scatter.txt file.

File name will end…


Rooting Android device latest method using Magisk Manager:

Prerequisite:

  1. fastboot installed on your desktop.
  2. Magisk Manager installed on your mobile device.
  3. Firmware of the Device.

Disclaimer: Your device might get bricked in the process and the author doesn’t take any responsibility for any losses to the reader.

Step 1: Download the firmware from official website of your mobile corresponding to your device model.

Step 2: Go to folder “image” and copy the “boot.img” file to the “internal Storage” of the device

Step 3: Install latest “Magisk Manager” Application in the phone.


Hello Guys, This is the walkthrough of the recently retired HackTheBox Machine.

It’s an easy linux Box. So, Without wasting anymore time let’s start with the Writeup.

Starting with the nmap scan:


Lame is another easy Box from HackTheBox, based on Linux OS.

This is my third writeup in the series OSCP like Boxes.

This is the manual exploit of a retired box from “HackTheBox”.

Let’s start with our very first step to enumerate open ports using nmap scan.


Let’s start with our first step:

Open Ports enumerations using basic nmap scan.


IP of the Machine: 10.10.10.40

Let’s do a Nmap scan to enumerate the ports open and services running:

Command: nmap -A 10.10.10.40


Today We’re going to solve HackTheBox Retired machine DEVEL.

Devel is a windows machine.

Now without wasting much time on theory, let’s get a hands on.

Step 1: nmap scan
nmap -sC -sV -vv 10.10.10.5


Today We’re going to solve Optimum, This is a retired machine from HackTheBox.

Optimum is a windows machine. Without wasting anymore time let’s start with the walk through.

Step 1 :nmap scan.


Hi Friends, Today we’re going to solve the recently retired HackTheBox Machine named “Bastion”.

IP address of “Bastion” is 10.10.10.134.

Now the first step for solving any machine is enumeration.

Well in Enumeration too the very first step to know is what are the ports that are open, what services are running, is there vulnerability already available for that exploit.

Cool, Let’s do a nmap scan for getting the ports info.

command: nmap -sC -sV 10.10.10.134

Kapil Verma

Security researcher, Blogger, Bug Bounty hunter

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