Look Back on 2012's Famous Password Hash Leaks - Wordlist, Analysis and New Cracking Techniques

This article is a collaborative work between 3 authors. This is our look back on the most famous public password leaks of 2012. Authors: m3g9tr0n, Thireus, »

Cracking Story - How I Cracked Over 122 Million SHA1 and MD5 Hashed Passwords

This is the story about how I cracked 122 million* password hashes with John the Ripper and oclHashcat-plus. Author: m3g9tr0n, Copy Editor: Thireus. It was several »

[GUIDE] HackinTosh – Install MacOS Mountain Lion 10.8 to 10.8.5 on Asus SaberTooth P67 in 3 STEPS

How to build a HackinTosh with Mountain Lion (10.8), the latest version of MacOS X. During this very hot summer (about 37°C outside), I »

BackTrack 5 R2 – VirtualBox Guest Additions + USB Issues Fixes

The famous Linux-based penetration testing arsenal can run in VirtualBox. However, some tricks are needed to have the latest version fully functional with VirtualBox. For the »