I am working on an exploit for a security course. The object is to obtain a root shell in a linux virtual machine. So far, I can write to /etc/passwd and change root's password to an arbitrary string. ...
I have a RedHat 6 system that is intentionally configured to be read-only file system. We use /etc/rwtab to allow certain files to be writable (log files and such). /etc/sysconfig/readonly-root is ...
Today I decided to fix web-server file rights. Did only a little bit of testing to see how rights work so sorry for sounding stupid. I have Apache web-server on Linux (LAMP) which has multiple users ...
I did init=/bin/bash, ctrl-x, mount of root, but when I try to run chroot or passwd it simply doesn't find any command. I see many tutorials, but they assume I have passwd and chroot. But I have ...
I have been advised to include a htaccess file in my Wordpress Admin directory to add another layer of authentication to the existing Wordpress login screen. I successfully implemented this and it ...