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What is a privilege escalation?
Privilege escalation is the act of exploiting a bug, design flaw or configuration oversight in an operating system or software application to gain elevated access to resources that are normally protected from an application or user. The result is that an application with more privileges than intended by the application developer or system administrator can perform unauthorized actions.
- GTFOBins is a curated list of Unix binaries that can be exploited by an attacker to bypass local security restrictions.
- Living Off The Land Binaries and Scripts (and also Libraries)
- Equivalent of GTFOBins, but for Windows
- A lot of useful resources (reverse shell, priv escalation, ...)
- Spawning a TTY shell
This category has the following 11 subcategories, out of 11 total.