How To Crack Encrypted 7-Zip Archives

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hey what's up welcome back so today i'm

going to talk about

cracking encrypted 7-zip archives uh

this is something i wrote about

in april it's a super simple process but

it's a handy trick that you'll need to


whether you're doing ctfs or you're

going after your oscp

or whatever the case is so if you want

to learn how to crack an encrypted zip


you're in the right place

okay so let's just get started by taking

a look at what we have here so we've got

this backup.7zip file

i've also got this wordlist.txt but

don't worry about that we'll uh

that'll come in handy a little bit later

once we're trying to crack a password