Running Through Sokar


This VulnHub 2015 Birthday Competition VM was created by Rasta Mouse.
According to the competition announcement, Rasta Mouse is no stranger to to breaking boot2root machines. As such, he was called upon by the VulnHub staff to create Sokar, after having proven that his previous Kasvir series implemented several never-before-seen vulnerability scenarios.
The following “run-through” is from my experience hacking on this challenge, however it contains an alternate ending that allowed me to achieve root sooner and easier than Rasta Mouse intended.

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