RSA cracking and Cipher Breaking: a ‘real-world’ example.

In this writeup, we will explore RSA Cracking, Cipher Breaking, and WordPress exploitation in a ‘real-world’ capture the flag lab machine: Brainfuck on This is an Insane level Linux machine.

Hack the box is an online host of virtual machines used to safely practice hacking and penetration testing methods. This writeup is being posted on along with a collection of other writeups.

Executive Summary