The Big IAM Challenge: CTF Walkthrough

Recently I came across The Big IAM Challenge. It is a cloud security Capture The Flag (CTF) event. The challenge consists of 6 steps, with each one focusing on a common IAM configuration mistake in various AWS services. I thought I’ll do a write-up for this CTF challenge. I encourage you’ll to give this a solid try and only use this guide if you’re stuck at a particular level. Challenge 1: Buckets of Fun We all know that public buckets are risky....

<span title='2023-06-15 16:29:48 -0400 -0400'>June 15, 2023</span>&nbsp;·&nbsp;6 min&nbsp;·&nbsp;1095 words&nbsp;·&nbsp;Ashwin Ammanagi