Pwn The Scam 4 - Archived

Aperi'CTF 2019 - OSINT (175 pts).

Aperi’CTF 2019 - Pwn The Scam 4 - Archived

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Event Challenge Category Points Solves
Aperi’CTF 2019 Pwn The Scam 4 - Archived OSINT 175 7

Un site de scam Bitcoin a été découvert sur TOR. Vous avez été missionné pour en prendre le contrôle.

Pwn The Scam est un challenge d’OSINT, il n’y a pas de vulnerabilité web à exploiter! Format de flag : APRK{flag}.

Identifiez le scammeur.


Use Wayback Machine to get the flag and the twitter of the scammer.


Looking at the challenge name, we may need a cache/old copy of the website to browse older information. We could have use google cache but there is no information about the website.


There is a famous website called Wayback Machine which is usually use to keep a snapshot of a website for a given time. Lets search on it.

We got many snapshots, if we take the one for 03 JUL 2018 we got:



We get the flag but we also get a twitter profile “By 751”.



Challenge by DrStache , WriteUp by Zeecka