Over the Wire’s Bandit Challenge – Level 6
Level 6 – bandit – overthewire
“The password for the next level is stored somewhere on the server and has all of the following properties:
owned by user bandit7
owned by group bandit6
33 bytes in size”
bandit6@bandit:~$ find / -user bandit7 -group bandit6 -size 33c 2>/dev/null /var/lib/dpkg/info/bandit7.password bandit6@bandit:~$ cat /var/lib/dpkg/info/bandit7.password HKBPTKQnIay4Fw76bEy8PVxKEDQRKTzs
Again, using the powerful find command, we can specify the owner, group, and file size of a particular file. The “2>/dev/null” appended to the end of the command filters and forwards all erroneous returns to /dev/null which can essentially be considered ‘to nowhere’.