In this video walk-through, we covered Linux Privilege Escalation through the cron tab in Linux. Cron tab includes all cron jobs of programs scheduled to run at specific time.

Cron jobs are programs or scripts which users can schedule to run at specific times or intervals. Cron table files (crontabs) store the configuration for cron jobs. The system-wide crontab is located at /etc/crontab.

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What is the value of the PATH variable in /etc/crontab?

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