FindTheCube.com is a free capture-the-flag (CTF) platform designed for newcomers to security CTFs.
The scope of the challenges is anything hosted at findthecube.com. Generally, you will not need to port scan or perform directory brute forcing.
A challenge will provide a hint or clue when those situations are necessary.
Be gentle to the server! This is served by 2 docker containers load balanced behind an Nginx proxy on a single t2.medium EC2 server.
I had an extra Reserved Instance I needed to use.
Your challenge progress is stored in your browser's local storage. No state or other metadata is stored on the server.
Cloudflare Analytics is used for privacy-preserving analytics to help me understand traffic against the site.
This lets me create appropriate challenges. It does not use tracking cookies. If you find cookies, maybe they would be useful for some challenge...