Course

Finding credentials

This course demonstrates the use of Python to collect information on a system, including both user credentials and other sensitive data.

    Syllabus

  • Analyzing passwords with Python Video — 00:15:09
    • This video uses Python to identify weaknesses and commonalities across collected passwords.

  • Searching the file system with Python Video — 00:15:49
    • This video demonstrates the use of Python and heuristics to identify valuable data on the file system.

  • Dumping Chrome credentials with Python Video — 00:11:52
    • This video demonstrates how user credentials can be dumped from the Chrome password cache.

  • Cracking Linux passwords with Python Video — 00:12:07
    • This video discusses how to crack Linux password hashes with Python.

  • Searching the Registry with Python Video — 00:18:26
    • This video uses Python to search the Windows Registry for credentials and other valuable data.

  • Introduction to credential access Video — 00:12:08
    • This video introduces credential access and discusses how Python can be used to automate the process.

Syllabus

Course description

In this course, you’ll explore the process of using Python to find credentials. This includes an introduction to credential access, dumping Chrome credentials, searching the registry, searching the file system and more.

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