NorzhCTF: 2019 (Basilic)


  • Name: NorzhCTF: 2019 (Basilic)
  • Date release: 26 Jan 2019



Basilic.ova

(Size: 635 MB)


Name: Basilic Author: DrStache


The Basilic VM was created as part of NorzhCTF 2019.


A Python developer has put a website online. Your goal is to compromise the different users of the server and gain root privileges.

There are 4 flags to retrieve, they are in md5 format.

  • Flag 1: "Persistence is the path to success." - Charlie Chaplin
  • Flag 2: "You can always escape from a prison. But freedom?" - Jean-Christophe Grangé
  • Flag 3: "The future is a door, the past is the key." - Victor Hugo
  • Flag 4: "There is no less blame for concealing a truth than for falsifying a lie." - Etienne Pasquier

Difficulty: Intermediate / Hard

Categories: Web, Jail, Crypto, PrivEsc


For any questions, feel free to contact me on Twitter: @DrStache_





  • Filename: Basilic.ova
  • File size: 635 MB
  • MD5: 0EF9BD1D542F291FF652205AD3C136EE
  • SHA1: B7E66C99B72955FB1144D0D09D80480EE3B61043


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


  • DHCP service: Enabled
  • IP address: Automatically assign