In this exercise, we have a file called data.txt. First of all, I use a free MD5 hashing tool and browse to the data.txt file, which generates a hash value. I have also created a folder called Move data to here:
- Get the original hash:
- Copy the hash from the current hash value to the original hash value.
- Copy the data.txt file to the Move data to here folder, then go to the MD5 hash software and browse to the data.txt file in the new location, then press verify. The values should be the same as shown here:
The values are ...