[ILUG] OT: Cracking word
cmc at stardivision.de
Fri Mar 31 08:15:52 IST 2000
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On 30.03.00, 17:47:16, John Mc Donald <johnmcd at cs.may.ie> wrote
regarding [ILUG] OT: Cracking word:
> Anyone know of a way/utility for cracking word passwords.
Word 95 or 97 ? Thats the question really. Word 95 passwords can be
cracked reasonable easily. Word 97/2000 ones are rc4 encrypted and are
also crackable, but it takes a lot lot longer, and a serious system to
get it done in a reasonable time. So...anyway on my site here...
Theres some links to encryption breakers for 95, and password guessers
for 97, and the commercial company crak.com which has a custum network
to crack rc4 passwords.
And of course if you're of such a bent the wv library at the above
link has password validators for 95 and 97 built in, you could write
your own guesser or cracker based upon them.
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