• Author: strider
  • Testers: Kyubai
  • Difficulty: Intermediate

Mordor CTF is a CTF-Machine with a nice story.

This VM has a small touch of lord of the rings. And tells a story during part 2 of the movies.

In this VM are 9 flags to get.

This I my first VM i've created, I hope you enjoy it.

The goal is to reach the root and readout the file /root/flag.txt

If you found other ways, to reach the goal, let me know :)

What include this VM?

  • Information Gathering
  • Enumerarion
  • Cracking
  • Webexploitation
  • Reverse Engineering
  • Binary Exploitation
  • General Linux skills
  • and more...


  • Debian 10 Buster
  • IPv4 / DHCP Autoassign

For any hints contact me here [strider007 at protonmail dot com]

If you found Bugs or you have problems with the VM, you can contact me also here [strider007 at protonmail dot com]


This VM is completely licensed under Creative Commons v3. except the elements by LOTR.

I do not own the characters and the elements of LOTR. They was used for the fanfiction story during the CTF. I do not earn money with this machine and all the other elements of this machine.

If you use parts of this machine please ensure that you remove all LOTR elements.