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Windows Post Manage WDigest Credential Caching



On Windows 8/2012 or higher, the Digest Security Provider (WDIGEST) is disabled by default. This module enables/disables credential caching by adding/changing the value of the UseLogonCredential DWORD under the WDIGEST provider's Registry key. Any subsequent logins will allow mimikatz to recover the plain text passwords from the system's memory.


  • Kostas Lintovois <kostas.lintovois@mwrinfosecurity.com>




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