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Blacklight Vulnhub Walkthrough

Blacklight Vulnhub VM

Blacklight Vulnhub Walkthrough

WARNING: There will be spoilers to Blacklight VM from Vulnhub. This is your warning! If you wish to penetration test this machine, do not scroll down much further.

The Blacklight Vulnhub VM was a rather short and simple system to pen test but may have a few tricks to it as well as rabbit holes.  There were a few flags but I just wanted to obtain root. As such, the flags will not be listed in this particular walkthrough.

The Blacklight Vulnhub VM download can be found here:,242/

Date Released: 8 June 2018
Author: Carter B
Series: Blacklight

Here's the basic description taken from Vulnhub: