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Connect to the server using the following credentials:
Level Goal is:
After all this
gitstuff its time for another escape. Good luck!
Once logged in, we are welcomed by the message "WELCOME TO THE UPPERCASE SHELL".
WELCOME TO THE UPPERCASE SHELL >>
A few attempts show us that everything we enter is converted to uppercase letters.
>> ls sh: 1: LS: not found >> .. sh: 1: ..: Permission denied >> cat sh: 1: CAT: not found >>
As commands that could help us to solve this level,
man are given. After some googling and reading the
man page I came across "$0" which allows us to invoke a shell.
The next steps are simple, we print the contents of the file
>> $0 $ echo $0 sh $ cat /etc/bandit_pass/bandit33 c9c3xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx