Basic 1: The Idiot Test
Basic 2: Common sense
Basic 3: Deep into HTML
Basic 4: Changing the scripts
Basic 6: Decrpyt an encryption
Basic 7: Unix
Basic 8: SSI
Basic 9: Not difficult but tricky
Basic 11: Is there a solution even?
Note: There is no link to mission 5, as I was too tired to write one for that level. For help regarding mission 5, read the tutorial of mission 4, after all they are pretty similar.
This mission is known as one of the very unsolvable missions throughout the Hackthissite’s forum. Many have tried to solve it by searching hints and using them, but this mission still is a mystery for most of them. The very beginning intro of this mission can be blamed for this, as it points us in unknown direction.
Sam decided to make a music site. Unfortunately he does not understand Apache. This mission is a bit harder than the other basics.
Now, when we open the mission all we receive are some similar messages like these, every time we refresh the page a new line shows up. Continue reading “HACKTHISSITE.ORG | Basic 11: Is there a solution even?”
The password is again hidden in an unknown file. However, the script that was previously used to find it has some limitations. Requirements: Knowledge of SSI, unix directory structure.
The intro for level9 points us towards using SSI and UNIX commands and its directory structure. Well, here we get our first clue. Let us now move on to the description, and see what it says. Continue reading “HACKTHISSITE.ORG | Basic 9: Not difficult but tricky”
Sam still believes saving the password in a file is still the best way to remember it and keep it secured, time to prove him wrong once again. As the description says the password is in the same directory(folder) as we are.
This time Network Security Sam has saved the unencrypted level7 password in an obscurely named file saved in this very directory.
The second line of the description tell us about one another news that came from Sam, about setting up an UNIX cal command script and with that we are provided with the script even. Continue reading “HACKTHISSITE.ORG | Basic 7: Unix”