I know there are ways to get the cookies from browsers in Windows and retrieve and decrypt saved passwords from them. Is there a similar way to do so on CentOS?
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Yes it's possible, even over ssh and quite trivial to do. Enable X11 forwarding over ssh (e.g., -X option), start firefox, go to Preferences -> Security -> Saved Passwords -> Show Saved Passwords.
You could also find them in the relevant files in