Python for Credential Access

A look at user credentials and Python.

5 videos  //  44 minutes of training

Course description

This course demonstrates the use of Python to gain access to user credentials. Python applications include credential dumping and network sniffing.

Course syllabus

MITRE ATT&CK: Credential AccessDuration: 4:19

This video introduces MITRE's Credential Access Tactic and the two Techniques demonstrated in this course.

Introduction to Credentials from Password StoresDuration: 4:10

This video introduces the Credentials from Password Stores Technique and methods for performing it.

Credentials from Web BrowsersDuration: 9:16

This video demonstrates the use of Python to dump user credentials.

Introduction to Network SniffingDuration: 5:03

This video introduces the Network Sniffing Technique and methods for performing it.

Network SniffingDuration: 21:36

This video demonstrates the use of Python to sniff credentials from network traffic.

Meet the author

Howard Poston

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Howard Poston is a cybersecurity researcher with a background in blockchain, cryptography and malware analysis. He has a master's degree in Cyber Operations from the Air Force Institute of Technology and two years of experience in cybersecurity research and development at Sandia National Labs. He currently works as a freelance consultant providing training and content creation for cyber and blockchain security.

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