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You've received an OpenWRT based firmware for analysis. The company assures you that the firmware is secure. You have your doubts!
Your mission is to recover the root password hash from the firmware and crack it!
All common tools used for firmware analysis and cracking are present in the lab machine.
For firmware extraction, find out more about binwalk.
|1.||Recovered Root Password||
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