A cheat-sheet for password crackers that may come in handy sometime, by m3g9tr0n.
In this article I am going to share some bash scripting commands and regular expressions which I find useful in password cracking. Most of the time, we find hashes to crack via shared pastes websites (the most popular of them being Pastebin.) Isolating the hashes by hand can be a time consuming process; for that reason we are going to use regular expressions to make our life easier!
Read further at m3g9tr0n’s A cheat-sheet for password crackers blog post.
My name is Jan. I am not a hacker, coder, developer, programmer or guru. I am merely a system administrator, doing my daily thing at Vevida in the Netherlands. With over 15 years of experience, my specialties include Windows Server, IIS, Linux (CentOS, Debian), security, PHP, websites & optimization.
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