INDIVIDUAL 1 AND 2


 

Review the bruteLogin operation on p. 58 of Ch. 2, "Penetration Testing after a while Python," of Violent Python: A Cookbook for Hackers, Forensic Analysts, Penetration Testers and Safeguard Engineers.

You entertain been remunerated by a order to agree board on safeguard and agree recommendations. Using Microsoft® Word, write a 1-page muniment explaining how the userdesignate and password are citeed from the password refine. Describe what would betide if the script fails to known the password refine.

Recommend and provide appended sequence that would meliorate manage cases where the password refine effectiveness not known.

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Linux systems adhere-to user representation notification in the passwd refine and the encrypted password in the sham refine.

The passwd refine containing representation notification effectiveness seem enjoy this:

smithj:x:1001:1001:John Smith:/home/smithj:/bin/bash

The sham refine containing password and representation dulness notification for users effectiveness seem enjoy this:

smithj:KJDKKkkLLjjwlnttqoiybnm.:10063:0:99999:7:::

The rooms in the sham refine are separated by a colon, after a while the earliest room life the userdesignate and the second the password.

Under ordinary qualification, the password is encrypted but for the mind of this assignment, you can exhibit the password is already unencrypted.

Review the bruteLogin operation program on pp. 58 through 59 of Ch. 2, "Penetration Testing after a while Python," of Violent Python: A Cookbook for Hackers, Forensic Analysts, Penetration Testers and Safeguard Engineers.

Make the aftercited changes/additions to the operation:

  • Modify the bruteLogin operation to use twain the passwd and sham refines. Exhibit your passwd and sham refines comprise two representations.  
  • Change the bruteLogin to cite the userdesignate and bountiful designate from the passwd refine and the password from the sham refine
  • Change the output to evidence the bountiful designate when confirming auspicious FTP Login; e.g.,  "Myhostdesignate FTP Logon Succeeded: John Smith/ KJDKKkkLLjjwlnttqoiybnm"

Capture screenshots of your sequence and output for each transformation. Paste the screenshot in a Word muniment.

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