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Crack PDF Password
offensive-python-files-password-cracking | Level: Easy | Total Lab Runs: 0 | Premium Lab |
In this exercise, you will be required to crack the password of the protected PDF file. You will be provided the password policy and will need to generate the worklist yourself.
You will be programming using a Jupyter Notebook. We would recommend going through the basics online, if you have never used them.
Once you start the lab, the lab questions can be viewed using the file challenge_2.ipynb
The Python library you can use to solve this challenge is PyPDF2. It is already installed in the lab system.
One possible solution is available in the file: challenge_2_solution.ipynb
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