Trim_Auth (150 pts)
PART 1 : GETTING THE FLAG
The challenge gives you a link to a web application:
It contains a login form and attempting to login with
test : test returns an error message
Maybe the trim in the challenge title pertains to SQL truncation where strings with leading or trailing spaces are used to duplicate unique entries since they are technically different during insertion but the spaces are dropped during query.
Now logging in with a username, ” admin”, with any password returns: