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Bandit Level 17

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Level Goal:

There are 2 files in the homedirectory: passwords.old and passwords.new. The password for the next level is in passwords.new and is the only line that has been changed between passwords.old and passwords.new

NOTE: if you have solved this level and see ‘Byebye!’ when trying to log into bandit18, this is related to the next level, bandit19

Commands you may need to solve this level

cat, grep, ls, diff

Helpful Reading Material

None

Write-up

Simple use of diff command.

bandit17@melinda:~$ diff passwords.old passwords.new

diff output

The output from password.new file gives the password.

Level 18 password: kfBf3eYk5BPBRzwjqutbbfE887SVc5Yd

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