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John the Ripper MS SQL Password Cracker (Fast Mode)

This module uses John the Ripper to identify weak passwords that have been acquired from the mssql_hashdump module. Passwords that have been successfully cracked are then saved as proper credentials

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Module Name



  • theLightCosine <theLightCosine [at]>
  • hdm <x [at]>



Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use auxiliary/analyze/jtr_mssql_fast msf auxiliary(jtr_mssql_fast) > show actions ...actions... msf auxiliary(jtr_mssql_fast) > set ACTION <action-name> msf auxiliary(jtr_mssql_fast) > show options and set options... msf auxiliary(jtr_mssql_fast) > run