Overthewire Bandit walkthrough

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In this post, we are learning and practice Linux security and important commands OverTheWire Bandit Organization hosts this war-game.

What is OvertheWire Bandit

OverTheWire offers a collection of wargames that are designed to help you learn practice security concepts in addition to fostering and exercising a particular way of thinking.

Overthewire Bandit Level 0 → Level 1

Goal

The goal of this level is to log into the SSH connection. we need to connect this server host bandit.labs.overthewire.org, on port 2220. and find the next level password is stored in a file called readme located in the user home directory.

  • username: bandit0
  • password: bandit0

Overthewire Bandit Level 1 → Level 2

Goal

The password of the next level is stored in a file called hyphen ( ) you can located the file bandit1 user home directory

  • username: bandit1
  • password: boJ9jbbUNNfktd78OOpsqOltutMc3MY1

Overthewire Bandit Level 2 → Level 3

Goal

The Next level password is stored in the file spaces in this filename located in the home directory.

  • username: bandit2
  • password: CV1DtqXWVFXTvM2F0k09SHz0YwRINYA9
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Overthewire Bandit Level 3 → Level 4

Goal

The Next level password is stored in a hidden file in the inhere directory

  • username: bandit3
  • password: UmHadQclWmgdLOKQ3YNgjWxGoRMb5luK
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Overthewire Bandit Level 4 → Level 5

Goal

The Next level password is stored in the only human-readable file in the inhere directory

  • username: bandit4
  • password: pIwrPrtPN36QITSp3EQaw936yaFoFgAB
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Overthewire Bandit Level 5 → Level 6

Goal

The next level password is stored in a file somewhere under the inhere directory. the hint is human-readable file size is 1033 bytes

  • username: bandit5
  • password: koReBOKuIDDepwhWk7jZC0RTdopnAYKh
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Overthewire Bandit Level 6 → Level 7

Goal

The password for the next level is stored somewhere on the server and file owner is bandit7 and group bandit6 file size is 33 bytes

  • username: bandit6
  • password: DXjZPULLxYr17uwoI01bNLQbtFemEgo7
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Overthewire Bandit Level 7 → Level 8

Goal

The next level password is stored in the file data.txt next to the word millionth

  • username: bandit7
  • password: HKBPTKQnIay4Fw76bEy8PVxKEDQRKTzs
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Overthewire Bandit Level 8 → Level 9

Goal

The next level password is stored in the file data.txt and is the only line of text that occurs only once

  • username: bandit8
  • password: cvX2JJa4CFALtqS87jk27qwqGhBM9plV
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Overthewire Bandit Level 9 → Level 10

Goal

The next level password is stored in data.txt human-readable strings format, with start characters ‘=’

  • username: bandit9
  • password: UsvVyFSfZZWbi6wgC7dAFyFuR6jQQUhR
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Overthewire Bandit Level 10 → Level 11

Goal

The next level password is stored in the file data.txt, encoded on base64.

  • username: bandit10
  • password: truKLdjsbJ5g7yyJ2X2R0o3a5HQJFuLk
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Overthewire Bandit Level 11 → Level 12

Goal

The next level password is stored in the file data.txt, and encoded on rot13.

  • username: bandit11
  • password: IFukwKGsFW8MOq3IRFqrxE1hxTNEbUPR

Online decoding rot13 password

Overthewire Bandit Level 12 → Level 13

Goal

The next level password is stored in data.txt, the file which is a hex dump repeatedly compressed. using the mkdir command create a directory on /tmp location. example: mkdir /tmp/hackNos. Then copy the data file using cp, and rename it using the mv command.

  • username: bandit12
  • password: 5Te8Y4drgCRfCx8ugdwuEX8KFC6k2EUu
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Overthewire Bandit Level 13 → Level 14

Goal

The password for the next level is stored in /etc/bandit_pass/bandit14 file and only read by bandit14 user. you can connect with ssh connection using the SSH private key on local-host.

  • username: bandit13
  • password: 8ZjyCRiBWFYkneahHwxCv3wb2a1ORpYL

Overthewire Bandit Level 14 → Level 15

Goal

The password for the next level can be retrieved by submitting the password of the current level to port 30000 on the localhost.

Overthewire Bandit Level 15 → Level 16

Goal

The password of the next level can be retrieved by submitting the current level password on localhost and port 30001 using SSL encryption.

  • username: bandit15
  • password: BfMYroe26WYalil77FoDi9qh59eK5xNr

Overthewire Bandit Level 16 → Level 17

Goal

The next level password can be retrieved by submitting a current level password. on localhost and port range 31000 to 32000.

First, we scan our localhost using the nmap scan and Then find out which of those speak SSL and which don’t. There is only 1 server that will give the next credentials,

  • username: bandit16
  • password: cluFn7wTiGryunymY0u4RcffSxQluedhd
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