OverTheWire: Bandit Level 3 to Level 4

2020, Jun 14    

Level Goal

The password for the next level is stored in a hidden file in the inhere directory.

Commands you may need to solve this level

ls, cd, cat, file, du, find


Walk Through

  1. Connect via ssh:

ssh [email protected] -p 2220

The password is: UmHadQclWmgdLOKQ3YNgjWxGoRMb5luK

  1. You will need to change directories from your home into the “inhere” directory.


Running the ls command will not show you the file. You will need to do at least a ls -a to view the hidden file in the directory.

  1. ls -a


  1. Read the .hidden file with the cat command.


  1. The password for the next level is: pIwrPrtPN36QITSp3EQaw936yaFoFgAB