It's been a while, but this is my last write-up of the machines in the Hack The Box Beginner Track. This machine is called Blue.
As with several of the other challenges, all we're given to start with is the IP
address of the target. Let's start with a simple
nmap port scan:
$ nmap -A -Pn blue.htb Starting Nmap 7.93 ( https://nmap.org ) at 2023-10-23 23:03 BST Nmap scan report for blue.htb (10.129.126.4) Host is up (0.045s latency). rDNS record for 10.129.126.4: blue Not shown: 991 closed tcp ports (conn-refused) PORT STATE SERVICE VERSION 135/tcp open msrpc Microsoft Windows RPC 139/tcp open netbios-ssn Microsoft Windows netbios-ssn 445/tcp open microsoft-ds Windows 7 Professional 7601 Service Pack 1 microsoft-ds (workgroup: WORKGROUP) 49152/tcp open msrpc Microsoft Windows RPC 49153/tcp open msrpc Microsoft Windows RPC 49154/tcp …