[Hashcat v0.44] Advanced Password Recovery


  • Multi-Threaded
  • Free
  • Multi-Hash (up to 24 million hashes)
  • Multi-OS (Linux, Windows and OSX native binaries)
  • Multi-Algo (MD4, MD5, SHA1, DCC, NTLM, MySQL, ...)
  • SSE2 accelerated
  • All Attack-Modes except Brute-Force and Permutation can be extended by rules
  • Very fast Rule-engine
  • Rules compatible with JTR and PasswordsPro
  • Possible to resume or limit session
  • Automatically recognizes recovered hashes from outfile at startup
  • Can automatically generate random rules
  • Load saltlist from external file and then use them in a Brute-Force Attack variant
  • Able to work in an distributed environment
  • Specify multiple wordlists or multiple directories of wordlists
  • Number of threads can be configured
  • Threads run on lowest priority
  • Supports hex-charset
  • Supports hex-salt
  • 30+ Algorithms implemented with performance in mind
  • ... and much more


  • Straight *
  • Combination *
  • Toggle-Case
  • Brute-Force
  • Permutation
  • Table-Lookup

type: feature
file: hashcat-cli
desc: added mode -m 9999 = Plaintext
trac: #45

type: feature
file: hashcat-cli
desc: added mode -m 5500 = NetNTLMv1 + ESS
trac: #96

type: feature
file: kernels
desc: added -m 5700 = Cisco-IOS SHA256
cred: philsmd

type: change
file: hashcat-cli
desc: changed the hash-format for NetNTLMv1 and NetNTLMv2 to .lc format
cred: #98

type: bug
file: hashcat-cli
desc: fixed bug in 32 bit version, did not crack -m 1800 sha512crypt
trac: #92

type: bug
file: hashcat-cli
desc: fixed bug in NetNTLMv2 parser
trac: #95

[Hashcat v0.44] Advanced Password Recovery [Hashcat v0.44] Advanced Password Recovery Reviewed by Zion3R on 11:43 PM Rating: 5