Because I’m a huge music fan, I own quite a few CDs; rather more than I’d readily admit to! A few years ago, I started ripping my collection to… 498 more words
Tags » Brute Force
“We are fast approaching the stage of the ultimate inversion: the stage where the government is free to do anything it pleases, while the citizens may act only by permission; which is the stage of the darkest periods of human history, the stage of rule by brute force.”—Ayn Rand… 2,454 more words
In one of the courses I am busy with there was a requirement to create a password file to use during a brute force attempt – and the hints given were that the password is 5 characters and that it uses only q,w,e. 71 more words
Welcome back, my neophyte hackers!
Several of you have written me asking how to crack passwords. The answer, in part, depends upon whether you have physical access to the computer, what operating system you are running, and how strong the passwords are. 706 more words