Security Wednesdays #9 - Local Privilege Escalation - NUS Greyhats

Although “getting shell” is often the goal of any penetration tester, in reality that shell has low privileges with limited access to the local host or the real treasures it may hold. To truly become a master of your domain you must be able to become UID 0 or NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM through a technique known as local privilege escalation.

Paul's presentation delves into the many methods of privilege escalation that exist in both Windows and Unix Systems and shows you just how you can go from Hero to UID 0 in a flash.

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