Memory Forensics-TryHackMe

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Memory Forensics — TryHackMe

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Get Volatility from here:

[Task 2] Login

What is John’s password?

Download the memory dump for this task and first of all get the “ImageInfo”:

$ python /opt/tools/volatility/ -f Snapshot6.vmem imageinfo
Volatility Foundation Volatility Framework 2.6.1
INFO : volatility.debug : Determining profile based on KDBG search...
Suggested Profile(s) : Win7SP1x64, Win7SP0x64, Win2008R2SP0x64, Win2008R2SP1x64_24000, Win2008R2SP1x64_23418, Win2008R2SP1x64, Win7SP1x64_24000, Win7SP1x64_23418
AS Layer1 : WindowsAMD64PagedMemory (Kernel AS)
AS Layer2 : FileAddressSpace (/tmp/Snapshot6.vmem)
PAE type : No PAE
DTB : 0x187000L
KDBG : 0xf80002c4a0a0L
Number of Processors : 1
Image Type (Service Pack) : 1
KPCR for CPU 0 : 0xfffff80002c4bd00L
KUSER_SHARED_DATA : 0xfffff78000000000L
Image date and time : 2020-12-27 06:20:05 UTC+0000
Image local date and time : 2020-12-26 22:20:05 -0800

Now lets dump the hashed for “Win7SP1x64” using the module “hashdump”

$ python /opt/tools/volatility/ -f Snapshot6.vmem --profile=Win7SP1x64 hashdump

Crack this hask using john the ripper:

john --wordlist=/usr/share/wordlists/rockyou.txt --format=nt hash.txt

[Task 3] Analysis




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