Level 01 – bandit – overthewire Level Instructions: “The password for the next level is stored in a file called – located in the home directory” bandit1@bandit:~$ ls - bandit1@bandit:~$ cat ./- CV1DtqXWVFXTvM2F0k09SHz0YwRINYA9 Upon inspecting the home directory, a file “-” is found within. Executing a quick ‘cat’ of its contents reveals bandit2’s password.
Over the Wire’s bandit series has proven to be an invaluable resource for students wanting to become better acquainted with the Linux system and bash terminal. Bandit tests your familiarity with bash syntax and commands with 34 capture the flag-like challenges, each challenge more difficult than the last. The challenges are accessed entirely over SSH, allowing users to login via Powershell or CMD on Windows, or by terminal from your favorite Linux distro. Getting Started… Using your preferred command or terminal prompt, ssh into Overthewire using username “bandit0” and password “bandit0.” (Both without quotes) The current address for the series is located at bandit.labs.overthewire.org, port 2220. ssh firstname.lastname@example.org -p 2220 The objectives to each challenge can be found here. In addition to providing level objectives, this…