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Month: July 2016

TUTORIALS

Exploiting VSFTPD v2.3.4 on Metasploitable 2

In the upcoming Metasploitable 2 exploitation tutorials we will be exploiting the vulnerabilities we have found in the enumeration phase and the vulnerability assessment. We will be exploiting the found vulnerabilities both manually if that is possible and by using Metasploit. In this tutorial we will be exploiting VSFTPD v2.3.4 manually and with Metasploit. This particular VSFTPD exploit is pretty easy to exploit and is a great first start on the Metasploitable 2 box. Instead of quickly running Metasploit to exploit this vulnerability we…

TUTORIALS

Pentesting in the Real World: Local File Inclusion with Windows Server Files

This is the 5th in a series of blog topics by penetration testers, for penetration testers, highlighting some of the advanced pentesting techniques they'll be teaching in our new Network Assault and Application Assault certifications, opening for registration this week. For more information, check out the training page at www.rapid7.com/services/training-certification/penetration-testing-training.jsp First things first, I think it's important to define this topic. Per OWASP, "Local File Inclusion (LFI) is the process of including files, that are already locally present on the server, through the exploiting…

BUG FIXES

How to fix Panto Linux 4.2 update errors after installation!

The main reason why this is happening is the initramfs,the initramfs for some reason comes broken after the installation the promplem is  that you can not update the kernel.All updates will fail because of this..so here is the fix: open a terminal and type this before you update the system:   install live-tools   thats all you have  to do.     If you already did that update and  you got errors then follow this tutorial:   1. if you can't even remove that kernel  ,do…

TUTORIALS

Pentesting in the Real World: Going Bananas with MongoDB

This is the 4th in a series of blog topics by penetration testers, for penetration testers, highlighting some of the advanced pentesting techniques they'll be teaching in our new Network Assault and Application Assault certifications, opening for registration this week. For more information, check out the training page at www.rapid7.com/services/training-certification/penetration-testing-training.jsp Preface As penetration testers, we are always looking for commonly used services that offer us (and attackers) easy ways into networks. Some of these easy wins include Tomcat, Java RMI instances with class loaders…