haclabs: deception1.1

  • Name: haclabs: deception1.1
  • Date release: 19 Mar 2020

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(Size: 726 MB)

This machine is the next part of Deception machine. This time try harder to get root!

To complete this challenge you need to find 3 flags.

flag 2 : Password to unzip the zip file.

flag 1 : Present in /home/yash/

flag 0 : Present in /root/

This is a beginner/intermediate level machine.

Technical Information :

  • machine is based on Ubuntu 64bit
  • Tested on virtualBox
  • DHCP is enabled (set as bridged networking)

NOTE : you may face connection lost issue , no problem restart the virtual machine and everything will start to work again!

I found "646563657074696f6e312e31" this while creating the machine .


If you have solved this machine in an unintended way then please let us know, you may get a chance to publish your writeup on our website.

Works best in VirtualBox rather than VMware. Note: This is MEANT to be password protected

  • Filename: haclabs_deception1.1.zip
  • File size: 726 MB
  • MD5: E4150B4E1AD2B887033D15CA484C0CF2
  • SHA1: 042326D7B62A6FC1484F610BC8521C8492E5C2C1

  • Format: Virtual Machine (Virtualbox - OVA)
  • Operating System: Linux

  • DHCP service: Enabled
  • IP address: Automatically assign