Vulnhub virtual machine; On the path to OSCP this box offered web-application testing with Metasploit, myphpadmin credentials enumeration. Cracking hashes with Hashcat an interesting Priv-Esc which included modifying the sudoer file.
Vulnhub virtual machine; On the path to OSCP this box offered SQL-injection for login and a client side web application that was able to be manipulated to give a foothold to box. Classic enumeration of box to compile a priv-esc.
Vulnhub virtual machine; On the path to OSCP this box offered Apache/OpenSSL vulnerability which led to a custom version of the exploit and an environmental problem and solution.
This is a guide to installing hashcat on a windows 10 build. Hashcat allows for the use of GPUs to crack hashes which is significantly faster then within a VM and/or using a CPU alone.