When you develop an application, often you could need to store some configurations. This data can contain a lot of sensitive informations, and this is a critical point if your sourcecode is hosted on a GitHub repository.
Impacket is a collection of Python classes, developed by Core Security, for working with network protocols, which provides a low-level programmatic access to the packets and, for some protocols such us SMB1-3 and MSRPC, the protocol implementation itself.
Just imagine: your small web app, that allows user to download medium-large ZIP files, due a lucky reddit post, suddenly start to receive huge amount of traffic, and specifically a lot of downloads. The server is a small tier with a very small bandwith: a peak of downloads after a new file release turn in…
It’s not a mystery: raw JSON it’s not really readable!