So you may have heard about these things called rainbow tables. Maybe you thought, "What the hell is a rainbow table? Some kind of new Skittles?" and that would be ok. Well, what if I told you they are magic tables to figure out hidden hash passwords? Ok, maybe they aren't truly magic but they sure will seem that way.
Rainbow tables are a very organized, precision way to crack password hashes. It may take quite awhile, as cracking hashes Continue reading
best place to grab the tables online if you prefer that to creating them. I honestly recommend about an 8TB external HD for this as they will get quite large. However, it is well worth it if you do a lot of hash cracking as rainbow tables will give you an excellent success rate. Continue reading
So there is a neat little toolkit, originally written for Kali, call Babysploit. Babysploit was designed as a smaller, learning toolset similar to MetaSploit. So, if MetaSploit seems a bit heavy for you at first you can always install and… Continue reading
In this tutorial I will go over how to create your own wordlists used for cracking passwords in hash files, including how to create a targeted wordlist for a specific target. I will also introduce you to a handy little tool to help you choose just the right wordlist to use for an attack. Enjoy! Continue reading