Understanding the tools/scripts you use in a Pentest

Earlier today a student shared with the community that they failed their because they used a popular enumeration tool called linPEAS.

linPEAS is a well-known enumeration script that searches for possible paths to escalate privileges on Linux/Unix* targets.

if [ ! “$SUPERFAST” ] && [ “$ptrace_scope” ] && [ “$ptrace_scope” -eq 0 ] && [ “$is_gdb” ]; then

Read More: https://www.offensive-security.com/offsec/understanding-pentest-tools-scripts/