Hack The Box — Shocker Writeup w/o Metasploit

Rana Khalil
6 min readOct 14, 2019

This is the 7th blog out of a series of blogs I will be publishing on retired HTB machines in preparation for the OSCP. The full list of OSCP like machines compiled by TJnull can be found here.

Let’s get started!


First thing first, we run a quick initial nmap scan to see which ports are open and which services…