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A popular juice shop has been breached! Analyze the logs to see what had happened… You can access the room through this link: https://tryhackme.com/room/juicydetails

Hello everyone, this is Mrinal Prakash aka EMPHAY and today I am going to take you to the walkthrough of the room- “Juicy Details” which is a pretty beginner friendly room. It comes under the category of medium room. Having said all that, let me dive in.

There is a downloadable task file that is attached to this room. So I will go ahead and download that and then copy it into my present working directory.


IT Support are going to have a bad day, can you get into the admin account? You can access the room through this link: https://tryhackme.com/room/thatstheticket

Hello everyone, this is Mrinal Prakash aka EMPHAY and today I am going to take you to the walkthrough of the room- “That’s The Ticket” which is a pretty beginner friendly room. It comes under the category of medium room. Having said all that, let me dive in.


Learn about how you request content from a web server using the HTTP protocol. You can access the room through this link: https://tryhackme.com/room/httpindetail

Hello everyone, this is Mrinal Prakash aka EMPHAY and today I am going to take you all to the walkthrough of the room called “25 Days of Cyber Security” which is pretty interesting beginner-friendly and long room and it comes under the category of easy rooms. So let’s go ahead and dive in and see what all tasks are assigned to us.

TASK 1: What is HTTP(S)?

HTTP is what’s used whenever you view a website, developed by Tim Berners-Lee and his…


Learn how DNS works and how it helps you access internet services. You can access the room through this link: https://tryhackme.com/room/dnsindetail

Hello everyone, this is Mrinal Prakash aka EMPHAY on TryHackMe. Today, I am going to take you to the walkthrough of the room “DNS in Details” which is a pretty basic beginner friendly room. So lets dive in.

TASK 1: What is DNS?

DNS (Domain Name System) provides a simple way for us to communicate with devices on the internet without remembering complex numbers. Much like every house has a unique address for sending mail directly to it, every computer on the internet has…


An introduction to networking theory and basic networking tools. You can access the room through this link: https://tryhackme.com/room/introtonetworking

Hi everyone, this is Mrinal Prakash aka EMPHAY and today I am presenting before you all the walkthrough of the room called “Introductory Networking” on TryHackMe. The aim of this room is to provide a beginner’s introduction to the basic principles of networking. Networking is a massive topic, so this really will just be a brief overview; however, it will hopefully give you some foundational knowledge of the topic, which you can build upon for yourself.

TASK 1: Introduction

  1. Let’s get started!
    No Answers needed

TASK 2: The OSI Model: An Overview


This is the second part of the two part series on networking. The link to the first part is: https://mrinalprakash4577.medium.com/basics-of-networking-for-beginners-f7b601d023e

Hi everyone, this is Mrinal Prakash aka EMPHAY and today I am going to make you all understand the basics of networking and how it works. Networking is a massive topic, so this really will just be a brief overview; however, it will hopefully give you some foundational knowledge of the topic, which you can build upon for yourself. So lets get started.

IP Address (Internet Protocol address)

The IP Address is the network address of the system across the network.
To identify each device…


This is the first part to the two part series on networking. The link to the second part is: https://mrinalprakash4577.medium.com/basics-of-networking-for-beginners-part-2-of-2-f399becc8519

Hi everyone, this is Mrinal Prakash aka EMPHAY and today I am going to make you all understand the basics of networking and how it works. Networking is a massive topic, so this really will just be a brief overview; however, it will hopefully give you some foundational knowledge of the topic, which you can build upon for yourself. So lets get started.

The topics that I am going to cover in this writeup are:
1. The OSI Model
2. The TCP/IP…


OSINT challenges in the imagery intelligence category. You can access the room through this link: https://tryhackme.com/room/searchlightosint

Hi everyone, I am Mrinal Prakash aka EMPHAY and today I would take you to the walkthrough of the room “SearchLight” on TryHackme which is a beginner friendly room. In this room we will be exploring the discipline of IMINT/GEOINT, which is short for Image intelligence and geospatial intelligence. This room is suited for those of you who are just beginning your OSINT journey or those brand new to the field of IMINT/GEOINT.

TASK 1: Welcome to the Searchlight IMINT room!

  1. Did you understand the flag format?
    sl{ready}

TASK 2: Your first challenge!


Understand Linux advanced file operators, users & groups (permissions) and get an introduction to shell scripting; essential skills to have in cyber security.
You can access the room through this link: https://tryhackme.com/room/linux3

Hi everyone, I am Mrinal Prakash aka EMPHAY and today I would take you to the walkthrough of the room “Linux Fundamentals Part 3” on TryHackme which is a beginner friendly room and the third and final part of the linux fundamental series.

Lets go ahead and deploy the machine and then we will see out first task what does it say.


Further adapt your Linux skills by understanding operators. Get hands-on and remotely access your own Linux machine to put your knowledge into use! You can access the room through this link: https://tryhackme.com/room/linux2

Hi everyone, I am Mrinal Prakash aka EMPHAY and today I would take you to the walkthrough of the room “Linux Fundamentals Part 2” on TryHackme which is a beginner friendly room and the secomd part of the linux fundamental series.

Lets go ahead and deploy the machine and then we will see out first task what does it say.

Mrinal Prakash

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