Sep 1, 2017
If you are a penetration tester password cracking is something you will inevitably do. On most engagements we typically don't have months on end to crack passwords. In an effort to help be more efficient in your cracking techniques Beau Bullock (@dafthack) describes various ways to streamline your approach to cracking in episode 17 of Tradecraft Security Weekly.
LINKS: Beau's blog post on password cracking - http://www.dafthack.com/blog/howtocrackpasswordhashesefficiently Hashcat Hash Examples - https://hashcat.net/wiki/doku.php?id=example_hashes