Setting up a Minecraft Docker Server on Ubuntu 18.04 with Azure

A project I worked on recently was to create a Minecraft server as cheap and efficiently as possible. If you do a quick google search, you’ll find that there are endless options when it comes to hosting Minecraft servers. However, many of the external hosting providers you will find are either very expensive or are…

HackTheBox – Buff

This is my first HackTheBox writeup, and I decided to write up on the “Buff” box that I did last month. It is a Windows OS machine with a difficulty of “Easy”, so it’s a good starting box for this series. User Flag: As always we want to start with an nmap scan to check…

Windows Reconnaissance with CMD and PowerShell

This guide covers the fundamentals of windows enumeration, system footprinting and other types of reconnaissance, as well as some useful cmd/powershell cmdlets I’ve picked up while competing in CCDC. For both blue team and red team, it’s critical to know the ins and outs of your systems to ensure optimal security of your network.

History of Minecraft Survival Games and battle royale

Minecraft Hunger Games, a.k.a, Minecraft Survival Games is one of Minecraft’s most famous game modes of all time. Minecraft Hunger Games was founded in March 23, 2012, and was based on the popular “Hunger Games” movie that was released in early 2012. If you have no idea what Minecraft is, or even Hunger Games, let…