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John the Ripper MySQL Password Cracker (Fast Mode)

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

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Module Name

auxiliary/analyze/jtr_mysql_fast

Authors

  • theLightCosine <theLightCosine [at] metasploit.com>
  • hdm <x [at] hdm.io>

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Development

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_mysql_fast msf auxiliary(jtr_mysql_fast) > show actions ...actions... msf auxiliary(jtr_mysql_fast) > set ACTION <action-name> msf auxiliary(jtr_mysql_fast) > show options ...show and set options... msf auxiliary(jtr_mysql_fast) > run