This is our old Q&A Site. Please post any new questions and answers at

can you figure out the username and password looking at captured packet below. download file telnet-cooked.pcap (9kb) from and open it with wireshark and determine the username and password that was used to log in. also state which packet no. thank you

asked 04 Feb '11, 15:09

momoboyus's gravatar image

accept rate: 0%

edited 04 Feb '11, 16:34

SYN-bit's gravatar image

SYN-bit ♦♦

Username is fake -- frame 31

Password is user -- frame 38

It is easiest just to right click an "follow tcp stream".

permanent link

answered 04 Feb '11, 16:26

Paul%20Stewart's gravatar image

Paul Stewart
accept rate: 6%

Your answer
toggle preview

Follow this question

By Email:

Once you sign in you will be able to subscribe for any updates here



Answers and Comments

Markdown Basics

  • *italic* or _italic_
  • **bold** or __bold__
  • link:[text]( "title")
  • image?![alt text](/path/img.jpg "title")
  • numbered list: 1. Foo 2. Bar
  • to add a line break simply add two spaces to where you would like the new line to be.
  • basic HTML tags are also supported

Question tags:


question asked: 04 Feb '11, 15:09

question was seen: 45,257 times

last updated: 04 Feb '11, 16:34

p​o​w​e​r​e​d by O​S​Q​A