pwnable.kr is a non-commercial wargame site which provides various pwn challenges regarding system exploitation. the main purpose of pwnable.kr is 'fun'. please consider each of the challenges as a game. while playing pwnable.kr, you could learn/improve system hacking skills but that shouldn't be your only purpose.
The wargames offered by the OverTheWire community can help you to learn and practice security concepts in the form of fun-filled games.
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You're playing "Capture The Flag". You collect points for each level you beat, working your way through steadily more complicated vulnerabilities. Most levels showcase a single kind of real-world software flaw; some levels chain a series of them together.