In this post, we covered HackTheBox Jerry as part of the beginner track in Hackthebox. We demonstrated the move from Apache Tomcat into complete shell access.
Machine Difficulty: Easy
Demonstrated Concept: Apache Tomcat Exploitation By Exploiting Weak Manager Credentials.
The Apache Tomcat® software is an open source implementation of the Jakarta Servlet, Jakarta Server Pages, Jakarta Expression Language, Jakarta WebSocket, Jakarta Annotations and Jakarta Authentication specifications. These specifications are part of the Jakarta EE platform.