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Old 10-22-2009, 11:13 AM   #1
jimmyjiang
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Password-cracking utility


hi all,
anyone know some good password-cracking utility for my Linux server (or windows 2003 servers).

- Open-source (something like NutCracker);
- Running as a service;
- Possibility to use password dictionaries;
- Possibility to set up the resource usage quota (to not overload the server and limit the CPU usage);
- Reporting by mail (SMTP);

thanks in advance!
jimmy
 
Old 10-22-2009, 11:28 AM   #2
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Might want to have a quick re-read of the LQ rules. I'm pretty sure this isn't a legit topic and I've asked the mods to take a look.

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Old 10-22-2009, 12:50 PM   #3
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It will only be used as security improvement to detect accounts with no password at all or weak passwords at my company network.
 
Old 10-22-2009, 01:34 PM   #4
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Hangdog is correct---we cannot be supplying this kind of information. While your application may be legitimate, someone else's might not be.

If you are dealing with security tools and techniques, I'm sure there are all manner of sites that specialize.

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