A collection of 9 posts
Smartly Detect and Crack Password Hashes using JohnTheRipper
No doubt hashcat is a good tool but what if you want to crack the encrypted document files like pdf or archive zip and smartly detect the hash type. John the ripper at your disposal for such things. You will learn about the basics of the JohnTheRipper suite in this post.
Cracking Passwords using Hashcat
In the infosec, password cracking is considered as the easiest part given that the encrypted password exists in the wordlist and you are patient enough to wait. Learn basics of the hashcat password cracking tool and how to prevent from being the target of password attack