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 months ago, when I (m3g9tr0n) saw a

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 ST’HACK Ethical Hacking Contest tonight in