How to Find Exploits & Get Root with Linux Exploit Suggester

Privilege escalation is one of the essential skills a hacker can have and often separates the newbies from the pros. With a continually changing landscape and a plethora of exploits out there, it can be a problematic aspect of any attack. Luckily, some tools can help expedite the process. Linux Exploit Suggester is just one of many to help you get root. Privilege escalation is the act of gaining access to the privileges of another user on the system. It comes in two flavors: horizontal and vertical privilege escalation. Horizontal privilege escalation is when an attacker gains access to... more