Masquerade VM Walkthrough Part 1

I recently made a VM for students at a CTF in London, sadly some reportedly used hex editors to get some flag values, it’s a shame for them that they couldn’t find the last two flags because they involved reverse engineering. I decided to release this to the public before the event, but let the event run before releasing to ensure no one got ahead. There are a load of different challenges aimed to make the most intelligent student question wtf is going on. This VM was intended to be one of the harder ones compared to other virtual machines available to students. I made this VM in my free time and am a bit busy at the moment, I apologise for any errors or if anything is broken! Note: I’ve wrote this in the evening, there will be errors.

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