In this walk through, we will be going through the What is Networking room from Tryhackme. In this room we will learn about the fundamentals of computer networking. So, let’s get started without any delay.
Table of Contents
Task 1 – What is Networking?
Question 1 – What is the key term for devices that are connected together?
Task 2 – What is Internet?
Question 1 – Who invented the World Wide Web?
Task 3 – Identifying Devices on a Network
Question 1 – What does the term “IP” stand for?
Question 2 – What is each section of an IP address called?
Question 3 – How many sections (in digits) does an IP address have?
Question 4 – What does the term “MAC” stand for?
Media Access Control
Question 5 – Deploy the interactive lab using the “View Site” button and spoof your MAC address to access the site. What is the flag?
- Changing Bob MAC to Alice – 00:12:32:2F:33:39
Task 4 – Ping (ICMP)
Question 1 – What protocol does ping use?
Question 2 – What is the syntax to ping 10.10.10.10?
Question 3 – What flag do you get when you ping 18.104.22.168?
Task 5 – Continue Your Learning: Intro to LAN
Also Read: Tryhackme – Web Application Security
So that was “What is Networking ?” for you. We have learned about the fundamentals of the computer networking. Then, to test our learned theory, we completed set of challenges and get the flags as a proof. On that note, i will take your leave and will see you in next one, Till then “Hack the Planet”.