- SSH to user
- Read the password from
data.txtfrom a human-readable string beginning with several
A give away from the description is that there are human-readable strings in this file. Typically a
.txt file is all human-readable.
Check the file with the
This isn't a human-readable file, it's a binary. We can search through binary files with the
strings command. It's similar to
cat in this aspect.
Before we do that, since we know we're looking for "several
=", we can pipe that into grep with a couple