Today I came across this post that states that it is not possible to get a hard-coded password out of a binary by using the
But a while back I also remember reading another article saying that it is indeed possible.
So, is it?
I grabbed the code from the linked article, compiled it and executed
strings on the binary only to get the same results as the original author.
$ strings pass /lib64/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2 libc.so.6 exit strncmp puts printf strlen __libc_start_main __gmon_start__ GLIBC_2.2.5 yomaf <--- AWAVA AUATL