Brute force a crackme file password with Python
Posted on Tue 13 February 2018 in binary reverse, brute force, python, programming, IT, security
I was to reverse a file for a challenge, MD5 hash 85c9feed0cb0f240a62b1e50d1ab0419.
The challenge was called mio cuggino, purposefully misspelled with two g letters. It asks for three numbers. The challenge led me to a brute force of the password with a Python script, learning how to interact with a …